Having problems with your Hoover Floormate H3000 Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum ?

I hav a floormate, it is just new and I can't get the water to release on the floor to wash it. I have the dial turned to wash and I do not get any water, the brushes do turn, but no water.

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I had the same problem. I brought it into a repair facility and they took care of it. It appears that the trigger mechanism is a plastic shaft that warps over time, so what they did was to "extend" the shaft so when I pull the trigger, it actually pushes the plunger up farther and allows more water out.
\015\012You can test this by taking out the top water tank and manually depressing the plunger on the bottom, does water come out on your hand? (do this over the sink! :-))
\015\012When you look at the seal on the unit itself, does the plunger go up and down a little when you pull the trigger? If there's a small amount of water in the little "cup", does it go down?
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