Having problems with your Scunci 52001 Handheld Steam Vacuum ?

The brass nozzle is stuck. I already put some w40, but it doesn't seem to work. Can you suggest something else? Thank you

Answers :

Empty out all the water and put it in the freezer for an hour or so.
\015\012The brass will shrink, allowing the nozzle to be removed.
\015\012Thanks for using FixYa.
Hi csmsantana,\015\012
\015\012All you have to do is open up the unit, locate the circular brass colored button, apply a squirt of lube (wd-40), create a decent amount of pressure and play with the little button until you notice smooth in-out motions. 
\015\012Thanks for using Fixya.
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