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My Hoover steam vac is not suctioning water into the recovery tank


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My Hoover steam vac is not suctioning water into the recovery tank


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Just bought a Hoover steam vac. Did the dining room. everything okay.. emptied recovery tank and replaced. started on living room. dirty water not going into recovery tank. carpets very wet. What did I do wrong and how do I correct it


You may have put the lid on your recovery tank on wrong. on some models you have to lock the front in first then snap it down in the back. if you can pull the lid away from the tank then its on wrong and isnt making a seal. ... Vacuums

Hoover steam vac not sucking water back up i have super wet floors and no water in recovery tank


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Solution tank does not dispense--recovery tank still sucks up dirty water from tile floor on screen porch. I applied cleaner manually with a scrub brush and sucked it up with the hoover steam vac deluxe.


Check to see if the when you squeeze the trigger, the rod is hitting the reservior asm(tank sits on). If not then there is a problem inside the handle and the rod. If it is hitting, then the reservior asm. is bad. Also make sure fluid is coming ou ... Hoover SteamVac Carpet/Upholstery Deep Cleaner Vacuum

I HAVE A HOOVER STEAM VAC DELUXE 5 BRUSH AGITATOR THAT SPRAYS WATER BUT IT DOES NOT SUCK UP THE WATER TO THE RECOVERY TANK


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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

Hoover Steam Vac clean water tank valve leaks


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Hoover Agility Steam Vac has no suction for the dirty water


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Water pours out from the clean water tank,there is a plastic type pin that the tank sits on and i'm not sure if there was some sort of washer on it that is not there now. Its a Hoover Steam vac, model # F5875-900 Thanks for your help.


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This is a common problem with the earlier models which had a separate soap tank glued to the clean water tank. The plastic was too thin beneath the valve on the clean water side and would develop cracks. You most likely will need a new one piece tank ... Hoover Steam Vac Dual V w/ SpinScrub Vacuum

Can't find info for hoover steam vac spin scrub model # F5905900 on Hoover website, doesn't show that model number at all...looking for mesh (kind of cone/cylinder shape) that goes in dirty water tank (I think) and also the tool (wand) that slides into front to clean it out. It doesn't pull all the water up very well and the filter has been missing for some time. I don't know if that has anything to do with it or not. As far as the wand tool goes, I have taken the cover off at this point and


The cleanout tool is part # 43514001. The filter is # 90001398. Be sure to leave a 1/2 inch gap between the top of the filter and the bottom of the lid. If you need a manual, try model F5914-900 0r F5912-900 on Hoover.com ... 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

I have a hoover f5861-900 steam vac. the trigger mechanism seem to not work anymore. Water dribbles out without using the trigger. Taking the water tank out I can see the rod very slightly moving on the diaphragm. I removed the top part of the vac to hopefully reset the rod connection. But, didn't make any difference. I appreciate any help you can give me. thanks


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I have a new STEAM VAC Dual V All Terrain Carpet and Hardwood Cleaner. I have used it once and it worked well. Now, the second time, I have no water return. I checked the tank location, the brushes are moving slowly (but the plastic surrounding around the brushes moves as well ??) Water is coming out. There is hot air blowing out, but there is no air suction. What is wrong? Ursula Litzcke


Hello litzcke.\015\012There are lots of people facing this problem as well as other problems with this machine. As there are lots of faulty with this product; would not **** up water/air/shampoo, will not brush and lots more. If it is under war ... Vacuums

My Steam Vac F59149 will not vacuum up the cleaning solution. I have checked the usual culprits. The dirty water tank is empty, the yellow float is not up too high. This is a relatively new appliance, so the way for the water is not blocked, there is just no suction. The warm air is blowing, the brushes are spinning. What next?


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Hoover steam vac leak from the bottom when tank has water in it when not running but tank is not leaking


The tank is not sealing to the black rubber ring seal on the lower handle. make sure this seal is not displaced. ... Hoover Steam Vac Dual V w/ SpinScrub Vacuum

Took my Hoover Steam Vac apart to clean it and now it won't **** up the water but was working fine before I got the bright idea to clean it. Took four screws out but did not touch the motor. It puts out water and the brushes rotate but no suction? Thank you for your help, Cathy


The suction is created by the motor and is pulled to the motor through the flexible hose. The hose could have pulled off at one end or it could have torn in a spot where there is more pull on the hose like when you lay the handle down to empty dirty ... Hoover F7431-900 SteamVac Vacuum

I have a Hoover STeam Vac Dual V. Replaced the water tank-no problem. but water still pours out through the bottom. when idle, when off, when running. dont need to press the lever. Help!


Te dual V models have an electric pump and 2 solenoids that control the soap and water to dispense. The problem you describe, sounds like the water solenoid is stuck open. and would need to be serviced by a repair shop. ... Hoover SteamVac Carpet/Upholstery Deep Cleaner Vacuum

I have used my Steam Vac for carpeting, but until today, had never tried cleaning upholstery with the spin-scrub brush. I spent a miserable afternoon trying to control the spray, which seemed to go everywhere AROUND the furniture, but not ON the furniture! Additionally, I never did get the water into the recovery tank, despite many attempts to connect and re-connect the hoses and recovery tank/lid.


I can sympathize. My vac came with two handheld attachments. I have better luck with the handheld attachment that doesn't have the spin-scrub pads. To keep the water from going all over the place, you need to keep the part the you hold only about 1 ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum

Using my hoover steam vac tonight and too much water coming out. once it's turned on, water and shampoo continuously come out underneath until tanks are empty. looks to be leaking from left side bottom as looking at it standing behind the unit


Make sure that you have filled everthing properly and the hoover steam is in a good condition. or check else is there any loose coonections in the bottom of the hoover, which makes the tank empty.if the problem persists take it to service. ... Hoover Steam Vac Dual V w/ SpinScrub Vacuum

Hoover Steam Vac leaking lots of water after turn on...


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Hoover steam vac hose broken so I get no suction.


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Hoover Steam Vac Jr. won't spray fluid and tank is full of water solution?


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My hoover steam vac is leaking. the water seems to come out where it should by the brushes but it all leaks out even when not depressing the button. seems to be suctioning fine.


The problem you describe is a bad resevoir. I have replaced a few in this model series. Take it to an authorized dealer for repair. ... Hoover F6212-900 / F6215-900 SteamVac Agility Upright Vacuum
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