Depending on the extent of a fault, repairs of vacuum cleaners can be assigned to a category of simple, medium and complex ones. There are mechanical and electric breakdowns. Only specialists of service centers are able to determine the complexity of repairs after certain diagnostics. The troubleshooting table with error codes for miele vacuum cleaners below is an excellent assistant in this matter.
Miele TX series vacuum troubleshooting
|Problem||Cause and remedy|
|The vacuum cleaner switches off automatically.||A temperature limiter switches the vacuum cleaner off automatically if it gets too hot. This can occur if, for instance, large articles block the suction tube or when the dustbag is full or contains particles of fine dust. A heavily soiled exhaust or dust compartment filter can also be the cause of overheating.
■ Switch the vacuum cleaner off immediately using the On/Off foot control. Disconnect from the electricity supply. Switch off at the wall socket and unplug it.
After removing the cause, wait for approximately 20 - 30 minutes to allow the vacuum cleaner to cool down. It can then be switched on again.
Miele S series vacuum troubleshooting
|Problem||Check Point||Cause / Remedy|
|Motor doesn't run. (no noise is heard at all)||♦ Cord connection.||♦ Plug cord into outlet correctly.|
|Motor runs but no suction.||♦ Hose inlet clogged.||♦ 1 If there is a clog, remove it.|
|♦ Check the bag change indicator.||♦ If it shows full, replace the paper bag.|
|♦ Paper bag broken or clogged.||♦ If the paper bag is broken, replace it.|
|♦ Central filter.||♦ If the central filter is full of dust, clean or replace it.|
|Beater bar does not rotate.||♦ Beater bar selector.||♦ Select the correct position.|
|♦ Beater bar / housing.||♦ If there is an obstruction, remove it.|
|♦ Belt broken or loose.||♦ Replace the belt.|