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Soap/water solution pouring out on floor when trying to use hose & attachments

My new carpet cleaner has done a great job but now trying to clean stairs with the hose and handheld attachments, there is no solution being dispensed except from underneath the cleaner all over my tile floor. Also is there a trigger on the handheld part or am I meant to use the one on the cleaner?

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  • Pookies girl Nov 21, 2008

    Actually I figured out the problem myself ... one of the cats puked on the carpeted stairs and I really needed the cleaner to work. I went back over all the instructions again and then had another go. Discovered I'd not primed the hose properly the first few times ... worked like a champ! Hope this helps others.





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    would like a user guide for above vax handheld

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I have the same problem. No solution being dispensed using the handheld attachment.

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The attachment hose is torn right where it connects to the motor . And there should be a trigger on the end of the hose right below where it connects to the hand tool.

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