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Hoover SteamVac Is there a spring in the trigger. The valve was is two pieces and we glued it together and it still won't retract. Is it possible there was a spring in the trigger that got lost or do I need a new valve? redevil16 helped me last time. Hopefully he or someone can help. Thanks, Sandy

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I'm not sure what your referring too, but Here is how it works. The trigger is snapped into two "rocker retainers" in the handle. when you pull on the trigger, it rocks and pushes on a rod that goes down to another shorter rod and that one pushes on the valve that releases the solution. A common problem was that the "rocker retainers" would break off and the trigger would not push on the first rod so the machine would not release solution. You will have to replace the handle half (called a trigger guard). The trigger itself has two plastic "springs" molded into it. This is all one piece with the trigger and they don't usually break. Also, when you remove and replace the handle, you have to pull the trigger to re-engage the two rods togeather or the machine will constantly spray solution. I hope this helps.
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