Having problems with your Tristar SB Steam Buggy Vacuum ?

I am still awaiting for your reply, [email protected], regarding water reservoir cap steam leaking is this normal or do I require a new cap or rubber ring, otherwise I will have to take my custome elsewhere. Many thanks.

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Hello, no this is not normal. You just need a new O-ring. This is about a 1 dollar fix. The original O ring is clear rubber but a 3/4" standard O ring will work just fine. You can get these at Lowes or Home Depot.
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