Having problems with your Hoover SteamVac Carpet/Upholstery Deep Cleaner Vacuum ?

Will not **** up water, the recovery tank is empty and the recovery lid is tight


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Check the little door thing on the front of the recovery tank. it completes the suction and may be positioned wrong.
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Will not **** up water, the recovery tank is empty and the recovery lid is tight


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