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There is a clean out port on the back on the lower portion. Remove two screws to remove the cover to gain access to the air path from the floor to the bag. If this doesn't solve it you may have to remove the screws on the bottom which allow you to remove the cover of the nozzle assembly. There is a cover that goes from the floor to the direct air motor. Remove the screws to remove this cover which gains access to the air path and fan of the direct air motor. It's possible you may need to remove the direct air motor to clean out the fan if it has something stuck in there. This is not a job for the average person but if you are very mechanical you should be able to do it. If in doubt take it to your dealer. It is not very expensive to have done.

Riccar Radiance... | Answered on Apr 22, 2016


Riccar uses an external thermal reset which is more reliable than most brands which use a thermal reset built into the motor. On your Riccar it will be on the back on the bottom left. It is a little tiny button that you epwill hear "click" when you push on it if it has been popped. If not it will not push in and you won't hear the click. The older models did not all have a reset button. If you have to keep pushing the reset it means that most likely you have a clog somewhere or the bag is full. It's rare but occasionally a thermal reset button may go bad and need replaced.

Riccar 2000 4000... | Answered on Apr 12, 2016


2925 uses the same needle plate as 2910 and that manual is available at Riccar.com as a PDF file. I could email that file as I just downloaded it.

Riccar Sewing... | Answered on Apr 07, 2016


Contact me at 800 538-6501 and I will get the information you need to get and install the parts you need. Thank you.
Gary,
Aladdin / That Vac Guy

Riccar 8850... | Answered on Apr 03, 2016


what is your question?

Riccar Sewing... | Answered on Mar 22, 2016


Diane, Check the attached links, not all are free.
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Riccar Sewing... | Answered on Mar 13, 2016


One screw on back of handle will allow handle to slide off with some force. Two screws on front above bag door will allow small cover to come off allowing access to where cord connects inside vacuum.

Riccar Vacuums | Answered on Mar 09, 2016


It has automatic height adjustment.

Riccar 8955... | Answered on Mar 08, 2016


Reset button is at bottom on the rear of vacuum.

Riccar Vacuums | Answered on Mar 08, 2016


Red light on means a clog or restriction somewhere. Have to find it.

Riccar 8900... | Answered on Mar 08, 2016


You will need to purchase the motor from a Riccar dealer. If you don't have a local dealer contact me at thatvacguy@gmail.com

Riccar 8650/8625... | Answered on Mar 08, 2016


If you remove three screws you can remove the assembly with the foot pedal. Look at how it is installed closely in the assembly, including the spring, shaft and pedal. Disassemble it and install a new foot pedal exactly the same way you took it apart.

Riccar 8000,... | Answered on Mar 08, 2016


You may have hair and debris in the endcaps or bearings of your brushroll causing a restriction. The belt sensor thinks you have something stuck in the brushroll so it shuts it off. It's a simple fix, if you can't figure out how to do it take it to your Riccar dealer.

Riccar Vacuums | Answered on Mar 08, 2016


First make sure the bobbin-winding spindle (located on top of your machine) has been pushed back to the left for sewing.
If it is not in the correct position, the needle will not go down and pick-up your bobbin thread.
Next make sure your needle is inserted correctly, with the flat side facing back.
Also, make sure your bobbin is in correctly
the upper tension disks of your machine are threaded correctly.
Make sure the presser foot is up when seating the thread through the upper tension.
Turn the handwheel towards you only and hold the needle thread lightly.
If this doesn't help solve your problem, the machine may have a timing problem.

Riccar Sewing... | Answered on Feb 25, 2016


RICCAR SIMPLICITY SUPRALITE RSL MOTOR and FAN

Its looks the same as a Kirby its done with a nut on the axle on the armature of the motor.

Riccar Vacuums | Answered on Feb 23, 2016

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