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I have a vax power jet carpet cleaner it is afew years old my problem is when cleaning carpets it makes black streaks all over the carpetwhenthe capet is dry you can see these streaks and it makes the carpet look even dirtier than before i went to wash the carpet . can you give me any suggestions as what is wrong thanks


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