Having problems with your Hoover Floormate H3000 Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum ?
Cleaning solution When I press the release button the solution does not come out. What could my problem be?
With mine, the problem was that the drain plug was not being pushed into the solution tank far enough to release the solution. Pushing down on the solution tank while squeezing the trigger in the handle released solution. Since ours is a first generation Floormate, it seems the plastic frame has flexed. I've glued a 1/8 inch piece of plastic to the drain of the solution tank. So far, its working.
Buy a new solution tank. the problem might\015\012be that your not rinsing the tank with clear water after use and the\015\012soap hardens on the release button of the tank.
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