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Clean the hose , it was mayhap put away without a good cleaning last use.... naybe when the ol' man spilt his sticky mess on the carpet and wanted to clean it up before you got home to reem him for doing so?
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Water will not retract - Vacuums


Clean the hose , it was mayhap put away without a good cleaning last use.... naybe when the ol' man spilt his sticky mess on the carpet and wanted to clean it up before you got home to reem him for doing so? ... Vacuums

I do not have my users manual and have never vacuumed wet with this vacuum. How do I change it from a dry to wet vacuum. Can't find my manual and I need to use the shop vac for water in basement, do I have to change the filter or what lost my user manual never used it to pick up water. need to know how to puit it in wet mode i want to clean the dirty water out of my pool.


\015\012Vacuuming Liquids\015\0121. When picking up small amounts of liquid\015\012the filter may be left in place.\015\0122. When picking up large amounts of liquid\015\012we recommend that the filter be\015\012r ... Craftsman 17765 Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum

I have a Craftsman wet dry vac with blower capability (22 L). While I was using it to **** up water, the water came out of the blower hose. Now I can't get it to work as a vacuum. What can I do to fix this problem? Is there a toggle switch somewhere that allows me to choose vacuum or blower? Also, will the vacuum still work without the filter nut attached to the plate? Please let me know at your earliest convenience. Thank you.


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The retractable cord will no longer retract into the vacuum. The vacuum is a month old.


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My 4 yr old Nilfisk vacuum cleaner has been working fine up until now. But suddenly, it has hardly any suction power and also, hot air seems to be coming out thru the vents on top and also thru the space that's normally used for blowing air OUT....the outlet with the retractable cover located close to the part where the power cable comes out of and retracts into. I've checked the filter and the hose and they are not clogged...I have also put in a new bag. Not keen to buy another vacuum cleaner u


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Bissell 35k3 lift-off deep cleaner does not vacuum up water when using upholstery attachment.Water sprays out but wil not vacuum up.


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My Kenmore 7520 canister vacuum has a problem with the retractable cord. It has jammed and does not come out or retract. It jammed half way through the retracting action. Cannot pull it out or retract. Would like to know how to open the canister to take a look for the problem. Thank you


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We have a Bissell Proheat 2X (model 8920). The problem we are having is when water/soap is initially released (all settings) it continues to leak out the front water spray nozzles unit the water containers are empty. The vacuum works but can't keep up with the continuous water leaking out. Do you have any idea what is sticking open to allow the continued release of water when the machine is running? Thanks Rick


Return it. It is faulty and should not do that. Mine does not. Does require changing water about evrery 10 minutes but one can see the filth in the water. Also re-clean with plain water over areas that were cleaned to remove all cleaner. Old cleaner ... Bissell 8920 ProHeat 2XTM Upright Vacuum

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Rainbow SE I turned the vacuum on and it worked to do one room Then I shut it off to wait until my husband got of his call. I realized that their was cloggage in the vacuum part that vacuums the carpet and unclogged it. I then tried to turn on and it was dead. I have the water filled just above the stick.


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I have an endurotronic 4111 electrolux vacuum called ''the boss'' and the cable wont retract into the vacuum when i depress the button on the top. how do i dismantle parts to have a look to see if it will repair or not. does anyone have a repair manual for this vacuum. thx


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I do not have my users manual and have never vacuumed wet with this vacuum. How do I change it from a dry to wet vacuum. Can't find my manual and I need to use the shop vac for water in basement, do I have to change the filter or what


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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...


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Scooba model 6050. The robot picks up dirt as found in the screen, but does not vacuum up any water. The dirty water tank remains empty after using all of the clean water. Help. Thanks.


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Went to get some water for the Bissell Petwash power brush, when I reconnected it, the water is not coming through the house. The vacuum is working, just not the water.


Try this...... take a part the upper half of the machine and\015\012look for the heater.take off one of the hoses and plow in it to see if it is clogged it is take a part and clean out .\015\012what happens is it gets clogged with soap and wate ... Vacuums

My bissell proheat 2 x won't spray water or vacuum water


Please go to the web pages videos for troubleshooting and help:http://www.bissell.com/how-to-videos/God bless you ... Vacuums

The water swirts ou put the vacuum does not pick up the water


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My bissell proheat 2x wont vacuum up water


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I took the hose off to wash it then after letting it dry overnight I put it back on but Im guessing it there was still a little bit of water in between the grooves which ran to bottom of vacuum and now my dyson gets stuck, sort of like a tight hinge. It vacuums fine but I have to keep pushing it down to the carpet with my foot. How can I fix this problem?


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