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Shampooer won't foam correctly. - Kirby Vacuums


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Check all hoses with o'rings installed on them...
\015\012one cracked or scored one will affect the suction and despensing the pressure to foam correctly
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Shampooer won't foam correctly. - Kirby Vacuums


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