Having problems with your Black & Decker SV1000-4 SteamBuster Vacuum ?

No steam My SV1000 steam cleaner will not make steam. It heats up, but I think the small portholes where the steam comes out are clogged up. Are parts available to change the steam line?


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I used the straw to prime the lines and 50/50 mix of vinager and water and it worked perfectly. I then mixed the water container with the same mix and ran it through the system. All works fine now.
Anything that calls for water usage, its best to use distilled water instead of plain tap water. Then you eliminate the chance for calcium buildup. (steam mops, small water foutains, humidifiers, fog bowls, etc)
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