Kenmore
Canister Vacuum

Model #1165640 Kenmore vacuum cleaner

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Flat Washer, 8-pack

#54

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Flat washer, 8-pack

Part #STD551037
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Manufacturer substitution
This part replaces 568689. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
This part replaces 568689
This item is not returnable
$3.00

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Twist-On Wire Connector (Orange)

#32

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Twist-on wire connector (orange)

Part #STD375005
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Manufacturer substitution
This part replaces 596161. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
This part replaces 596161
This item is not returnable
$2.48

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Machine Screw, 8-pack

#7

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Machine screw, 8-pack

Part #STD510803
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Manufacturer substitution
This part replaces 674038. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
This part replaces 674038
This item is not returnable
$2.43

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Screw

#17

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Screw

Part #107697

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

Lock Washer

#13

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Lock washer

Part #138473

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

Hex Nut

#14

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Hex nut

Part #134530

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

Switch

#26

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Switch

Part #596295

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

Thread-Forming Screw, 8-pack

#28

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Thread-forming screw, 8-pack

Part #STD610805
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Manufacturer substitution
This part replaces 680642. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
This part replaces 680642
This item is not returnable
$2.55

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Screw

#48

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Screw

Part #680688

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

Appliance Hose Clamp

#55

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Appliance hose clamp

Part #WP596669
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Manufacturer substitution
This part replaces 568692. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
This part replaces 568692
This item is not returnable
$2.86 | 
13% OFF MSRP:$3.29

In Stock

Symptoms common to all vacuum cleaners

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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

Articles and videos common to all vacuum cleaners

Use the advice and tips in these articles and videos to get the most out of your vacuum.

January 18, 2016

How to use a multimeter to test electrical parts video

By Sears PartsDirect staff

Learn how to use a multimeter to check for wiring problems in an appliance that's not working

December 18, 2014

Deciding between a canister or upright vacuum

By Sears PartsDirect staff

Undecided about canister or upright? We compare them.

December 17, 2014

5 tips for caring for a vacuum cleaner

By Sears PartsDirect staff

Follow this advice to keep your vacuum in good working order.