Question about Hoover Floormate H3000 Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum
AFTER BEING STORED BETWEEN USES, DOES NOT VACUUM UP WATER NO SUCTION WHATSOEVER
Several possible problems:
1) Did you clean the blue lower pickup container (dirty water) before putting it away?
Take out the pickup container and open it up, check the filter (under the little blue piece on top) and also open up the container itself and clean under the flapper on the "screen".
2) Look inside the housing and check the vac hose that goes from the front of the unit up to the rubber grommet where it goes into the lower pickup container. Is it clogged? If yes, take off the front pickup (the part the runs along the floor in front of the rotating brushes) and run a very narrow lint pickup brush (like for cleaning dryer vents) and clean out the hose. It works great.
3) Check the front pickup for clogs and clean
4) If you are trying to pick up water, make sure the setting is set to wet. If you are trying to use it as a vacuum, set it to dry.
Hope this helps.
Posted on Nov 13, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Mar 07, 2014 | Miele Vacuums
May 05, 2011 | Electrolux EL8502 Versatility Bagless...
Nov 11, 2010 | Electrolux EL8502 Versatility Bagless...
Jul 25, 2010 | Vacuums
Sep 26, 2009 | Hoover Floormate H3000 Upright Wet/Dry...
Jul 10, 2009 | Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright...
Nov 30, 2008 | Hoover Floormate H3000 Upright Wet/Dry...
May 03, 2008 | Kenmore 31913 Progressive Direct Drive...
Dec 12, 2015 | Hoover Floormate H3000 Upright Wet/Dry...
Jul 16, 2015 | Hoover Floormate H3000 Upright Wet/Dry...
107 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!