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

HOOVER FLOOR MATE WILL NOT SUCTION WATER

\015 THE FLOORMATE OPERATES WITH A SQUEAL AND WILL NOT SUCTION THE WATER BACK OFF THE FLOOR. DO I NEED TO CHANGE A BELT OR SOMETHING TO GET IT TO WORK PROPERLY AGAIN?\015

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The squeegee needs to be replaced. Mine made a horrible noise, which I found I could fix by trimming the worn edge of the squeegee. This, of course, reduced the suction. I found a replacement part on Ebay, but you can also find them on Hoover.com
There are no belts. If it makes the noise with the brush assembly removed the motor drive assembly is bad. It ia a complete assembly that can easily be replace by a repairman or ypouself if you are cleaver with tools. Good luck.
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\015\012Kirk Thompson
\015\012San Juan, PR
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