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My HAAN Garment steamer was only intermittently releasing steam. I cleaned it out since there was some mineral deposits in there. After cleaning it out, I let it run for a while with distilled water and the same thing was happening. So, I called HAAN and they told me to troubleshoot. This entailed taking all the water out of the system and "shaking it out." Then to put new water in and turn it on. I was to do this three times and call them if it didn't work. After the third time, I realiz

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My HAAN Garment steamer was only intermittently releasing steam. I cleaned it out since there was some mineral deposits in there. After cleaning it out, I let it run for a while with distilled water and the same thing was happening. So, I called HAAN and they told me to troubleshoot. This entailed taking all the water out of the system and "shaking it out." Then to put new water in and turn it on. I was to do this three times and call them if it didn't work. After the third time, I realiz

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My Eureka Atlantis Express is brand new - never used. I took it out of the box, read the manual, filled the soap and clean water tanks, put them in. I lifted the machine off the counter to take into the living room but all the water came running out of the bottom all over the kitchen floor. I can see where the little white plastic piece sticks up into the water release valve and lets the water out. How do you stop this? Can it be fixed?

... Eureka 2553A Atlantis Handheld Wet/Dry Vacuum

I have the Bissell Proheat (7901) It will pick up water and the hand tool works fine. I noticed that the red indicator stopped spinning. Then I noticed no water was coming out. If I put down water using the hand tool, the vacunme will pick it up. When I called Bissell they had me do something with the indicator. When it didn't work they said take it in for repair.

Hi,Here is a tip that will give you all the information you need to fix your BissellProheat Vacuum Problem.Bissell Proheat Upright Wet/ ... Bissell 7901-1 ProHeat Scotchgard Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum

Water leaking When I fill the canister portion with hot water and put it in my machine it immediately begins to leak out the bottom. It has just started doing this. Do I need to take it in for repair?

The water tanks on this unit have had a very bad history of leaks. Most of the repair people had never heard of this unit, but one did, and had a spare set of tanks. If the unit is still under warranty, it is worth your while to get a replacement u ... Eureka Atlantis 2595A Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum

I have an old yogurt maker, the miracle yogurt maker model K-8, and I have lost the instructions. It is round with a plastic lid and holds 7 glass jars with lids. Do you need to put water in the bottom of the yogurt maker or put the jars into a dry maker? How long does it take to make yogurt in this? Thanks

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Bissell 8920 proheat x2 brushes not turning i only noticed this after i finished cleaning.. or kinda cleaning because of the brushes ntot turning.. water comes out fine suction is fine but its not scrubbing so its not as clean as it could be. manual part works well water coming out hot. I did take it apart and cleaned off all the hairs in hopes maybe that was it.. put it together still nothing.. No idea how the belts should look onit and i cant find a picture or a video showing how belts look o

Hello,\015\012\015\012Here's a link to a very helpful video that shows you step by step on how to access and replace the belt on your machine. When the brushes stop spinning, but the rest of the machine works fine, this is a tell-tale ... Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright Deep Cleaner, Red Berends Vacuum

I have a Kenmore 116.36932 (upright-bagless vacuum) that the motor protector by-pass valve has opened. I've clean out the area between the agitator brush where the flexible extension hose starts. There was some blockage there. I checked the rest of the system (extenstion hose, back filter area, pipe area to canister and area to side filter. I took the 2 filters out and the by-pass valve is still open. Where else could there be a blockage that I can take apart to clean and put back together

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It starting to put out a hot type smell. I have tried cleaning the filters real well and even tried to see if there was problem with the ozone filter. We have checked and could not find a jam. I know the hose has excellent suction. The vacumn works but the intelliclean sensors will not. It only takes about 15 seconds or so for the odor to start. Then it gets real strong and it makes my eyes water

Hi,The hot smell could be from the belt or the motor. Turn it on for a moment, turn it off, then flip it on its side and smell the belt that drives the brush. If that is where the smell is coming from, then your belt is burning up. ... Kenmore Progressive Bagless Upright with Inteli-Clean SystemVacuum

My Hoover SteamVac has been doing a wonderful job but in two instances, after emptying the dirty water and reattaching the reservoir, the machine has lost suction. The first time I was able to make it work again after taking it apart and putting it back together about 10 times. I don't know what I did that fixed it but as long as it worked again, I was happy. But it's happened again and I can't get it to vacuum. I can see that it isn't clogged. Can you please help me????

Look for the lower tank filter to be clean. also make sure the lower tank lid is on properly. latch when installed on machine. Make sure the front panel duct is on the lower tank. ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum

After two years, my Euro-Pro Shark Steam Mop, Model S3101, no longer ejects steam. I have used tap water. I think the line is clogged with mineral deposits. The light is on when plugged in, and the unit heats up. I even put in vinegar for about an hour to break up the calcium deposits, but it did not correct the problem. How do I fix it, or, where can I take it locally to be fixed (Orange County, CA)?

Hi,Here is a tip that I wrote about the Euro-Pro Shark Steam Mop and why it maynot be getting steam to the head...Euro-Pro Shark Steam Mop Problem ... Euro-Pro Shark Steam Mop - Gray/ Purple Vacuum

Steamer knob I cannot take the knob off to put water in my steamer. It just turns and will not come off. It sounds like there is a spring in it that makes noise as it is turned.

... Steam Fast SF-250 Mouse Vacuum

My floormate is not suctioning very well. Tech support told me to take out the brushes and put them back in and this helped for a little bit then it went back to not suctioning. deb

When you took the brushes out, was there hair wrapped around them? Sometimes they just need to be cleaned off. When you take them off, there is a belt they connect to that also goes around a gear -- make sure the belt and gear don't have hair wrapp ... Hoover Floormate H3000 Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum

I have a riccar 4810 vacuum and was told I needed the motor cleaned but being a single mother of 3 and not much money or means of transportation I did it myself since I am the type who usually can but wasn't able to put it all back together at the time and now can't remember how and don't want to take the chance of screwing it up so its in pieces please help!!!!

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Vapor Clean TR 5 Under "maintenance" they told me to unscrew to empty refill tank. After doing that, no water came out and the piece that the scew went into is now in the tank. It is too large to get out and even if you put the screw back inti that piece ir still goes into the machine. Can I still use the machine? brand new only uded it once

I is really needed to check this with the manufacturer! See contact details below: ... Vacuums

I recently put a call into dyson regarding a problem with my vaccuum and a supervisor was supposed to get back to me. no one has. back in august, we were on the phone with a technician regarding a problem with out machine. after trying a list of things, she said to take it to american vaccuum services and it would be covered by dyson. when i did, the man told me it was clogged and i would owe $45. i would not have taken it for that price! please advise as now i am stuck. i want my vaccuum and th

Unless you can Dyson to intervene and have this repair covered under their warranty, You are stuck to pay for the service. Clogs may not be covered under warranty, but I don't know how their warranty states. If it says that if you have a problem, t ... Vacuums

I just bought this vacuum at a second hand store. My girlfriend told me to grab it as it such a quailty product. How ever I can't find a model number or anything else. I need a manual please. Does it take bags? Do I need to replace the filter or just wash the one I have? It is black and silver, cannister. It also says big gary's vacuum system warehouse in surry British Columbia, Canada. It also says to use filter pow-r-nozzle 96. I have no idea of the year.

I suggest you google what you know. I dont think anyone here can suggest where you can get a manual for a machine you dont even know the name of.\015\012\015\012You ask about a bag ... I dont know ... is there one in it now? You ask abo ... Vacuums

Water? I want to clean my couches but I don't know were you put the water not the old water I know where you put the cleaner but don't water supposed to be mixed in with the cleaner?

There are two tanks on that machine. The lower tank is the recovery for the dirty water and the upper tank is for the clean water solution. You mix the detergent with the clean water and away you go. ... Hoover F5866-900 SteamVac Deluxe Wet/Dry Vacuum

My sunbeam water cooler model #YLR2-5-67H3 has been sitting unplugged for 3 years. I moved, plugged it in and put a water bottle on top and water went all over the floor. I unplugged it, (read the instructions on the front, duh) and it still leaks on the floor. What should I do? I put it over the sink, emptied it, checked the drain plug, tried running a glass full of tap water through each tap. Only the room temperature one would work.

One of the rubber connecting hoses inside it has dried and aged so the pressure of the water from the bottle made it burst.\012\012\012You will need to open it, find the defective hose and replace it - a 2 hour relatively easy job. The hardest ... Sunbeam Vacuums

Does not put water on floor

Vinagar should not hurt the machine ... Hoover Floormate H3000 Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum

Need instructions how to use Hoover Steam Vac Spin Scrub. I borrowed it from my Sister and she left it with no instruction book or letting me know how to operate it. I put water & cleaner in top tank. That's all I know to do. Do I put any water in bottom tank? I figured not, since that is probably where the water goes when sucked up by vac. Do I leave lid on bottom tank? I usually use a commercial cleaner, and this is very different. I need to know NOW, as I must return it to her today, and I'm

I did have a solution in just a few minutes. Someone responded with a solution that gave me the website where I could go and print the manual in pdf, so did that, and checking instructions I was able to clean my carpets and get the shampooer back to ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum

I am in ecuador and have had a local "plumber" install a lpg tankless water heater for me. After more difficulty than there should have been it's up on the wall with the water and gas lines attached but it won't light. There are 2 "c" batteries installed that seem to be the ignition system but when i turn on the gas and try to ignite the system nothing happens. No lights no sound no gas smell no hot water. Thoughts?

The system is ignited by turning on a hot water faucet causing water to flow through the unit activating the igniter.You could disconnect the gas line at the unit turn the valve on and off real quick and smell for gas.If there is air in the line you ... Vacuums

We had to take the machine apart just to see that the belt had broken after only 5 use's . We can not see how we are ever going to put the new belt back on. do you have instructions on how to take the belt off and how to put a new one on? Please send me one.

I have a Panasonic MC-V5746 upright vacuum. According to the booklet, \015\012MAKE SURE UNIT IS UNPLUGGED.\015\0121. Place carpet-bare floor selector in "carpet" position.\015\0122. Remove lower plate (there are two screws in the m ... Vacuums

F7210-900 Steam Vac. will not put out water when switch is in wash position but it will put out water when the rinse position

There are two electrical solenoids inside the hood assembly. One opens to dispense rinse water, and the other dispenses the soap and water solution. It is likely that the soap and water solenoid has failed and will require replacement. A "work around ... Hoover Vacuums

Vicks filter free humidifier v4450 putting out to much water..not putting out fine mist but actual droplets of water and is getting all over floor. even on low speed..

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My power steamer seem to be putting down water and scrubbing but it's not picking up the water it puts down. Also, it doesn't seem to be using any of the cleaning solution

Trythe following suggestions to see if you can get your machine suctioning properly:\012\0121) Remove the Tank-in-Tank Assembly and place your hand over the motor intake valve. This valve is located next to the Floor Nozzle gasket (at the ... Bissell 1697-7 Powersteamer Pro Deluxe Vacuum
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