Kenmore
Canister Vacuum

Model #72121125000 Kenmore vacuum

Here are the repair parts and diagrams for your Kenmore 72121125000 vacuum. 

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Holder

#12A

Hose/attachments Diagram

Holder

Part #4930FI2231F
This item is not returnable
$3.99

In Stock

Vacuum Screw

#5

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Vacuum screw

Part #1TPL0302818
This item is not returnable
$3.99

In Stock

3x8mm Tappng

#4

Hose/attachments Diagram

3x8mm tappng

Part #1TPL0302418
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Manufacturer substitution
This part replaces 1TPL0302416. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
This part replaces 1TPL0302416
This item is not returnable
$2.74

In Stock

Body Base

#29

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Body base

Part #3040FI111D

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

Vacuum Cover

#28

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Vacuum cover

Part #4660FI3238N

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

Holder

#16

Hose/attachments Diagram

Holder

Part #4930FI2378B

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

Felt

#9

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Felt

Part #4766FI3251A

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

Vacuum Handle

#14

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Vacuum handle

Part #3650FI2132N

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

Roller

#25

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Roller

Part #4I22017F

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

Cover

#11

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Cover

Part #3550FI2358F

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

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 beater bar

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

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

If the power brush isn't working well because the cogged drive belt is slipping, take a few minutes to replace the belt. These instructions show how.

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

January 29, 2015

Appliance repair DIY: what to know before you begin

By Sears PartsDirect staff

See what things you should do before beginning a DIY appliance repair project.

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.