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No suction My Hoover Steam Cleaner does not have any suction. We have cleaned, checked belts and filter. Still does not work.

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    my panasonic hoover has lost all suction cleaned filters cant see any blockages

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I laid my cleaner down and checked it all out and actually vacumed the insides out (we have a lot of animals at our house) and then put the Recovery tank bank on and it worked fine.

Posted on Nov 02, 2007

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I had a a low suction problem. Mine was easily fixed. Stand in front of the machine. When you remove the recovery tank there are the notches on the front of the tank that fit down into the machine. In the right hole in which the right notch fits, there should be a black rubber washer on the machine. Mine somehow came off and feel into the machine therefore there was practically no suction as the seal was not airtight. I only discovered this when I took apart the machine and found it floating around. Just something to check.

Posted on Aug 04, 2007

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Hmmm...I have the same problem...if you remove the water tank and the water collection bucket and look at what is remaining. Now step on the lever to lean the upright part back and there is a hose there that goes from the hand held hose into this hose into the dirty water tank. MINE is broken at that center point between the handheld hose and the dirty water square thingy...It's probably fixable...maybe this helps you?

Posted on Jan 11, 2007

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