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There is no suction to retrieve the water :-)
\015 The triger releases water but the water is not sucked out of the carpet\015
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No suction to retrieve water from carpet
The tank lid of your recovery tank is designed to engage two tabs to lock the front of the lid down on the seals. Look at the front corners of your recovery tank. You will see a tab extending out on each corner. These two tabs insert into the corresp ... Vacuums
There is no suction to retrieve the water :-)
Hoover SteamVac Plus 1200 upright hot water extractor Water/carpet cleaner applying o.k. Suction on the "floor" does not work. Suction on the hand tool works somewhat, but water is not collecting in the bucket. There is suction coming from the floor but water is not going into the bucket. It does not appear to be clogged because I can feel with my hand that air is flowing from the floor. The water is not being sucked into the bucket.
... Hoover Vacuums
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
My Bissell ProHeat 2x is pouring water out of the bottom anytime it's turned on. I had it in the shop for no water, took it back again for the same problem, took it back again because it had no suction, finally took it apart and found the problem with the suction and fixed it myself. Worked fine for a day and now it is constantly leaking water, if it's turned on, and is useless for anything except for making a mess.
Took the unit apart and discovered my heater had small pinholes in the metal and they had put in silicone, instead of a gasket, which didn't seal. So much for the place I took it to "saving" my heater for me. I repaired it myself by getting a few o ... Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright Deep Cleaner, Red Berends Vacuum
The suction on my Hoover Spin Scrub 50 is suddenly not working. This is the 2nd or 3rd time I've used it and until now it has done a great job. But now it leaves my carpets soaking wet with no hope of drying and no dirty water is being suctioned into the dirty water tank. Help!
... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum
Suction Problem I just borrowed the Hoover Steam Vac Deluxe w/ 5 brush agitator from my neighbor and it worked ok for the first few minutes, although the suction would stop and go. When I had enough water to dump I did it and when I put it back on it no longer sucked the water up from the carpet. She admits to having it for 15 years, but why did it have to break on me. Makes me look as though I did it!
Check and make sure the dirt water tank is properly on if it it is chech inside the lide to make sure the red stopper is not stuck to the top this will cut off the suction ... Hoover F7431-900 SteamVac Vacuum
Water is not being discharged. I have filled the reservoir that holds the carpet cleaner fluid And I have filled the water container. I know how to use the cleaner, it has always worked, But now, no water is being discharged to the carpet. I turn it on, squeeze the trigger, but nothing comes out. The wheel that is suppose to spin (to indicate that water is being discharged) is not spinning. Everything else works. I.e. the suction works, and the hand held accessories work.
That means that the pump belt is worn and it needs to be replaced. You can get a replacement belt and view the manual here:Bissell Pump ... Bissell Carpet Cleaner Powerbrush Deep Cleaner Vacuum
No suction I just replaced the bag, and normally after this I have a lot of suction. Now that I have changed the bag I have less suction that I had before. Not even enough to picj up dog hair. I snaked he hose and checked all of the connections. It seems to have an air leak but no amount of tape will fix this. I cleaned the filer as well with warm water and dried it and re installed but still absolutely no suction. I am ready to throw it out! Any suggestions would be appreciated
1, Does the blower (discharge) side blow bunches of air??Yes: Something is clogged from the bag to the hose end. Try blowing out the hose from the discharge side.Or: The bag is not properly seated. Make sure that the plastic piece is ... Kenmore 23313 Whispertone Bagged Canister Vacuum
Hoover SteamVac Model F6056-900 SteamVac/SpinScrub. Indicator light and high pitch suction noise indicates that dirty water tank is full. However, water level indicator (yellow bobbing plastic thing) is at the bottom of the tank and there is no water in the tank. Have check all the hoses for clogs, none found. Checked water port from motor area to receptacle tank for clogs, none found. Fixed broken hose to upholstery wand with duck tape, (wire not broken, just cracked plastic hose). The onl
There are 2 filters, make sure they are clean, one is on the tank lid, the other is from the bottom, it is red, pull it out and clean it. If yours has a foam filter on the tank lid covering the yellow ball, make sure there is at least a 1/4 in. gap ... Hoover Vacuums
I got a used bissel 1720-9 bissel cleaner..It holds water,,and turns on but no water comes out the nozzel?? what side of tank do i put the water in also there was no instructions,,there is suction when i turn it on but no water,,
You can download a user guide from www.bissell.com Just type your model number in the search panel ... Bissell 1720-1 Little Green Wet/Dry Vacuum
Poor suction...continued Wow, thanks for answering so quickly! To answer your question, yes, there is suction at the screen, but it is very weak. I keep that screen clean. As a side note, I noticed that when I remove the top clear plastic cover (that would be part # 37 on the diagram, as far as I can tell) there is decent suction coming from the intake there--part 36? 30? it's hard to tell. But with the cover on, I feel no suction (from where it sucks up the water directly from the carpet),
Wish I had it in my shop, it is hard to figure your problem. I do know that you must have something out of place and you may have to take it apart to find it. You may feel some suction there at the top of the clear nozzle, but maybe it isn't strong ... Hoover F6212-900 / F6215-900 SteamVac Agility Upright Vacuum
I have a hoover steamvac delux with 5 brush agitor..puts water on floor, but will not suction up. also leaks water on floor under cleaner when upright. why?
... Hoover F5866-900 SteamVac Deluxe Wet/Dry Vacuum
Low suction My old rainbow seized up. I purchased another one on e-bay. It works but it has a broken latch on the side and it has low suction. Even when I press down so it is sealed to the water can it doesn't inprove the suction.
\015\012\015\012\015\012With years of use, you will collect a layer of "micro dust" on the impeller (the fan part) which reduces the efficiency. A toothbrush and some mild cleaner with gently scrubbing will restore it's power. \015\012 ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
Suction button Although my Hoover Spin scrub is working perfecting dispensing the solution, when I go to suck up the solution from the carpet--I am having problems with the RED suction button that keeps popping up. I have to stop the cleaner and lift up the dirty water container to break the suction. Ive tried cleaning the netting that is encased around it, but still no luck. Any help would be appreciated! Thanks
This happens when the filter on the inside of the lid for the dirty water tank is pushed all of the way up. You need to leave a 1/4 in. gap from the top to the top of the filter ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum
I have a 9300-1 bissell carpet cleaner and when i used it today the vacuum was not sucking the water up. i know its working because when i take the water tank off i can feel the suction from the valve that connects to the water tank. any suggestions...
... Bissell 1697-7 Powersteamer Pro Deluxe Vacuum
The clip that connects the water base to the top of the suction area broke off..where can I get a replacement base (the part where you put the water in and has the bag where you also store the dirty water)? I have a Bissell proheat 2x
Here is the number for Bissell, they can tell you who to contact near you.\015\012Service Center Dept. Phone Number:(800) 457-1509Service Center Dept. Fax Number:(800) 517-9535Hours:M-F 8:0 ... Bissell Vacuums
Suction problem my proheat wont suction water out of carpet,,, it made a mess of my carpets now, any one no how to fix the suction problem?
The valve on the bottom of the water bucket is not being pushed up enough to allow the vaccuum to go through. Perhaps a part is missing but I used a small ball bearing and a car vaccuum cap to build it up and now our works but it is still a piece of ... Bissell 7901-1 ProHeat Scotchgard Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum
Bissell pro heat 25A3 won't suction up water
... Bissell Pro Heat Deep Cleaner Model 25A3, 1 ea
No suction in hose or base in Kenmore Powerspin. Shampooed whole living room and not one drop of water in dirty water container.
No suction in hose or base in Kenmore Powerspin ... Kenmore 85920 PowerSpin Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum
No Suction The water/soap solution dispensing just fine but when I pull the machine back over the water solution, it is not being sucked up (usually it is easy to see as it you can see the water being pulled up through the clear plastic)
It sounds like the lint filter is clogged. It is located on the top clear plastic piece (the one with the dial to switch from floor to tool use) and is on the underside. It is a small (1 inch square) red plastic piece with a little door on it. Fli ... Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright Deep Cleaner, Red Berends Vacuum
Bissell proheat power lifter model 1698carpet scrubber. When the trigger is pressed, no water comes out to clean. The suction is working fine, however the water is not.
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 1698 PowerSteamer ProHeat Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum
Bex bissell proheat protech model 7920-e is not suctioning water up, have had new parts- example new water holder,new dial for controlling wash options , also has been in for repair but dont think they knew what they were doing.
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 Carpet Cleaner Powerbrush Deep Cleaner Vacuum
I have a bissell proheat 2x ---will not suction up the water; but will suction when the tools are used. unfortunately, the manual is lost.
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 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright Deep Cleaner, Red Berends Vacuum
Wet pickup has no suction. Dirty water stays on floor. I tipped it over and held a tissue in front of the wheels to see if the Floormate had any suction whatsoever; it does not. What now?
Okay, I too had the same problem with the water. I read that darn manual again and realized that I hadn't clicked the filter cover on tight. Wallla! The tank fits better and it works like a charm! Who knew? ... Hoover Floormate H3000 Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum