Having problems with your Hoover F7220900 SteamVac V2 Upright Vacuum ?

Water leaks When I place the water container on the unit, it begins to leak. I could really use some help.

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I removed the clean water tank to refill it and all the cleaning solution poured out onto the floor. Turns out a plastic pin with a spring and a rubber washer also fell out onto the floor leaving a hole in the bottom of the tank. Calls to Hoover and local repair center all ended the same with the need to order a new clean water tank for about $45 and two weeks for delivery. Went to my local True Value Hardware store and within a few minutes we found a workaround using two 7/16"x 1/4"x3/32" #780 Ring from Danco Inc. Pulled off the proprietary Hoover O Ring that had obviously failed and put two of these O Rings on in its place and so far it is working perfectly. Total cost $1.35. Would be nice if Hoover cared to take better care of their customers by offering this almost free and quick solution to the problem.
Check to make sure the seal and plunger are ok, if they look ok, most likely there is a crack in the tank, lot of times the opening under the seal will break away. Replace the tank.
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