Eureka
Canister Vacuum

Model #6851A Eureka home cleaning system canister

Here are the diagrams and repair parts for Eureka 6851A home cleaning system canister, as well as links to manuals and error code tables, if available.

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    Base Assembly

    #24

    Hood/motor Diagram

    Base assembly

    Part #54639-5

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Coupling

    #14

    Hood/motor Diagram

    Coupling

    Part #72324-119N

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Gasket

    #32

    Shell/motor/bag cover Diagram

    Gasket

    Part #28032

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Felt Washer

    #23

    Hood/motor Diagram

    Felt washer

    Part #56180

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Vacuum Motor Safety Filter

    #19

    Shell/motor/bag cover Diagram

    Vacuum motor safety filter

    Part #39481

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Wire Tie

    #30

    Shell/motor/bag cover Diagram

    Wire tie

    Part #46713-5

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Owner's Manual

    #8

    Tool caddy/hose Diagram

    Owner's manual

    Part #72923

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Shell

    #35

    Shell/motor/bag cover Diagram

    Shell

    Part #02479-355N

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Filter

    #2

    Shell/motor/bag cover Diagram

    Filter

    Part #39483

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Foot Pedal

    #21

    Hood/motor Diagram

    Foot pedal

    Part #39560-355N

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Symptoms common to all vacuum cleaners

    Choose a symptom to see related vacuum cleaner repairs.

    Main causes: damaged vacuum hose, clogged motor air filter, bad suction motor
    Main causes: lack of power, bad power cord, drive motor failure, wiring failure
    Main causes: weak suction motor, vacuum bag is full, clog in suction air path, dirty exhaust filter, leaky vacuum hose
    Main causes: broken drive belt, damaged brush roll, tripped brush roll motor overload, bad brush roll motor, wiring failure

    Repair guides for canister vacuums

    July 1, 2013
    By Lyle Weischwill
    How to replace a vacuum suction motor

    The suction motor on a vacuum creates the draw of air at the cleaning head that picks up dirt. If the vacuum won't run, give it a new life by replacing the suction motor. These steps explain how.

    Repair difficulty
    Time required
     15 minutes or less
    July 1, 2013
    By Lyle Weischwill
    How to replace a vacuum beater bar

    Replace the brush roll if the bristles ares worn or the cylinder is damaged.

    Repair difficulty
    Time required
     30 minutes or less
    How to replace a vacuum power head ribbed drive belt

    Some canister vacuums have a ribbed drive belt that spins the brush roll on a power brush attachment. If the brush roll slips, you can replace it using these instructions.

    Repair difficulty
    Time required
     30 minutes or less

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