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

Wont extract checked the filter, it isnt up all the way, and took apart and didnt find an obstruction


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I assume you are talking about no spray. Check the rod inside the handle, amke sure it is moving up and down when you squeeze the trigger, If it is, is water coming out the bottom of the tank when you push in the valve, if it does, then the reservior asm. ( the tank sits on it) maybe bad and will have to be replaced. If yours has a foam filter on the lid of the dirty water tank, make sure there is a 1/4 or so gap from the top of the filter to the top of the tank lid.
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