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Permanant water flow

I have a Hoover F7431-900 with a problem. It continues to put out solution in forward and backward mode no matter what setting it is on. Even when it is on and locked in the upright position, the solution sprays out. It has great suction though. Can I fix this problem myself? If so, how?

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Re: Permanant water flow

To check the water lines you have to take the top housing off, you may have a water line that came loose. It it is leaking from just under the water tank, there may be a line unhooked there. Check the seal that the tank sits on, it may have to replaced, the other is the diaphram that the tank sits on isn't closing alowing the water to keep flowing.

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