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Shampoo not spreading evenly

\015 When i use my shampooer (Kirby G-4) i can not get the shampoo to spread evenly. all i get is approx a 3" strip down the center.I think i have everything hooked up correctly, everything clean, including filters.\015

Answers :

Either you are not lowering the shampooer tray all the way down or maybe you lost the vinyl lip that is mounted on the front of the tray. Detailed shampoo instructions and pictures HERE.

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Rocky
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