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Shampooer instructions..... I have a Kirby Generation 3 with the shampooer. it has been awhile since i have used it and i sort of remember how to attach it but i was wondering this vacuum has a tray and i assume it is for sucking up the dirty water but when i went to use it no dirty water was going into the tray.....help what did i do wrong......thank you for your time...............spanny
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My Kirby shampooer is not pushing the dirty water into the tray
My Kirby shampooer - G4 - hardly used any water from the tank and no suds at all. Pet hair did blow out of the small slotted holes in the tray as I moved the shampooer back and forth, but the carpet was basically dry. I did vacuum before shampooing, so the brush part seemed to work great during shampooing, but no water! The small screen was stuck in the crook of the hose that attached to the tank so I did get that out and put it on the small hole on the tank, but it didn't make any difference. I
Few things:Make sure the sponge and the valve under the sponge (water tank) is clean.Make sure you follow the instructions (f you do not have the manual you can find one ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kirby Sentria Shampooer is not foaming the width of the tray. It is only coming out on one line and is saturating the carpet with water in that area. What is the problem? What do I do? We just bought this 5 mos. ago. Please help.
Your shampooer is not broken. (sorry Fanny)\015\012\015\012You are missing a wee screen that fits on the hole where the little hose plugs into the tank. Check inside the hose end or down inside your shampooer box. Here's a link to my onli ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kirby Seems like you know alot about the Kirby. I know how to use my Sentria (unlike these other idiots) but I keep screwing up the shampoo tray assembly. The brush snaps into the tray just fine but the tray doesn't really stick to the head. It detaches when pushing and pulling the unit. And who knows where that cover goes? It say 'push here to open'
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We just took our dirt devil Platinum Force Carpet Shampooer Model CE7900 out of the box - first time used. It puts soap and water down fine, but we can't get any dirty water picked up. None of the trouble shooting suggestions in the manual apply. HELP! (We had only the power on when trying to pick up the dirty water.)
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My Bissell proheat shampooer releases the shampoo on the carpet but when I go to ****-up the dirty water into the plastic bucket to empty it there is no dirty water. Please advise or refer a repair place close to Pinellas Park, FL 33782. I have used this machine for about 2 years.
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I have a Bissel 9300-C 0714 BC Carpet Shampooer. It was working great and all of a sudden it stopped working. It still sucks up dirty water but it does not spray water onto the carpet. I can get it to spray water through the smallest hand attatchment but not through the large hand held piece on the base of the machine. I really hope you can help me, I am a dog groomer and I really need my machine to work properly. I can get it to spray water out of the smallest hand attatchment but that's all t
The spray jet has become clogged from the soap.... just clean it out. same thing happened to my attachment. ... Bissell 1699 ProHeat Clear View Upright Steam Vacuum
My carpet was dirty in spots. after using my pro heat , the whole carpet is dirty. some of the dirty water came out at the sides and left blotches of dirt every where I pushed it. I am so disgusted. I've only used it 3 times and it's never been satisfactory.
Dont fill water tank so full and change water more often. Home units are made for smaller jobs thats why rug doctors and others unit can be rented. Different systems altogether. ... Bissell 1698 PowerSteamer ProHeat Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum
Dirty Water drops behind shampooer
You are over sudsing your recovery tank. The machine is made to shut off the air flow if water starts to be pulled into the motor, but bubbles want trigger that. So if there are a lot of bubbles in your recovery tank, the get sucked into ... Bissell 7901-1 ProHeat Scotchgard Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum
Kirby shampooer not sucking water up
Hello,\015\012Your belt is not properly connected. Here is the instructions to properly install the belt on the main power nozzle. It works exactly the same way as the shampooer head, so this should be of help...\015\012\015\012 ... Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kirby shampooer my shampooer used to work great, but now it won't pump the bubbles. I've replaced the filter, and filled it to the top line with water, but no bubbles. the only thing I can think is that the gasket is leaking.
You are missing the wee round suds screen that fits over the small hole on the tank where the hose fits on. Without this screen it will not make foam. ... Kirby Heritage II Vacuum
Dear Sir: I just purchased a Bissell Rug Shampooer at a garage sale. The only thing I find for a model is on the back and it says Model 1695 there. Nothing on front. It is Navy blue and has a grey tank on it with a smaller one inserted at bottom of the large tank. It has two switches on the back of it and the trigger switch at the handle. The cleaner works, BUT, it does not extract any water back into the tank that is to pick up the dirty water. Could you suggest what I may look at t
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Why won't my kirby shampooer suck up water
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We lost our instructions to the Kirby Shampoo attachement and how to attach it to the main unit, the belt and how to use it. We need complete instructions and explanations on how to use this as we have tried and the belt does not attach to the main unit, the brush does not turn and the hops along the carpet and no water, etc. returns to the tray. Please help us with as simple and complete instructions as possible. THANK YOU VERY MUCH, LOUIE CAPLAN
First, you'll need to fill the tank with water (warm or cold). There are three fill lines on the side of the tank. Fill to the desired line and add one shampooer tank lid full of Kirby shampoo for each line of water. A full tank will require th ... Vacuums
I have a genetration3 kirby shampooer and it won't suction the water up.
Try my online guide...\015\012\015\012http://reviews.ebay.com/KIRBY-CARPET-SHAMPOOER-INSTRU ... Vacuums
My shampooer is fairly new (less than a year old) and I have only use it a couple of times. Yesterday when I went to shampoo my carpet it dispensed the soap but it wouldn't draw up the dirty water into the reservoir. Also the brushes are not moving. I cleaned out the filter and looked for debris but found none. What can I do?
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For the first time, I tried using my Kirby Sentria shampoo attachment. I've lost the manual but found instructions online for making the swap from regular vac to shampoo-er and got it all assembled. The foam laid down just fine, however, when I run the vac back over the foam to pick it up, there is not a stitch of water showing up in the tray. First I thought maybe it was bc I hadn't put that much of the foam/water onto the carpet, but 12 hours later, the carpet is still wet in spots. Clearly
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I have never used a shampooer before when I use it it says to empty out dirty water. I don't have any left. My tank is empty. Am I doing something wrong.
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I have a very old kirby generation 3 unit that converst to a carpet shampooer. I was attemtping to shampoo the carpets but it does not seem to be picking any of the water back up out of the carpet. What am I missing?
Make sure the belt on the carpet shampoo aggitator is good, (could be stretched or broken) recommend replacing that belt. also make sure your fan in the front of the machine doesnt have any chips or cracks around the center. (this will cause lower su ... Vacuums
Shampoo-er This seems to be a common problem, the shampooer is putting out alot of water and hardly any suds. I read through the posts about the little filter that sometimes gets out of place and I think I found it in the box - is it about 1" diameter hard plastic ring around very fine mesh? If so where exactly does it go? Some posts say in the hose, and others say in the opening of the tank. Or does it go in the place where the hose attaches to the tray? I also found a round sponge in the box o
It goes on the small hole on the tank where the hose attaches to it. The sponge goes in the hole directly under the on/off valve. Here is a link to my online shampooer instructions.\015\012 \015\012 ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Carpet shampooer Why cant i shampoo with my Kirby. I get lots of water over the floor but it doesn't seem to suck it up. Any help would be gratefully received . Thanks.
Hello!\015\012\015\012It sound to me like your shampooer is missing the little round suds screen that goes over the hole where the hose plugs in to the tank. Look inside the hose and see if it's in there. Sometimes it gets turned sideways a ... Kirby Heritage II Vacuum
Bissell carpet shampooer, how do I use it there was no manualI just need bASIC INSTRUCTIONS I'm guessing push button to release shampoo, go over the whole area, scrub as necessary, then it will **** up drity water. Question there is a rinse button Does that mean that I have to go over it again 3x?
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My shampooer will not release water when i push the release button on the handle
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I have a Bissell Pro 2x carpet cleaner. The water heats properly as well as spraying the cleaning product. However, when I go to suction the water from the carpets, the 2 in 1 water tank bladder works properly but there is no dirty water outside the bladder. I have only used this carpet cleaner ~ 5 times and in the beginning I had to empty the suctioned water quite frequently as it was dirty and it could not not hold any more water. So I have done 1 room and all the dirt remains in the carpet
Check that the suction cone is not blocked. Check that the filter or hose to the bladder isn't blocked as well. ... Vacuums