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Someone gave it to me and i dont know how to use it

I know where to fill it with water but where is the dirty water going. the clean water disappears but there is no dirty water returning

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Was this given new or used?
CLICK HERE for the product user manual.
If the water is not being returned to the machine, there is a suction problem. Look for a cracked hos, or bad seal. Page 17 details solution not being picked up.

Posted on Jan 13, 2009


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lid and tank edges. Handle must be in the
forward position in order to replace lid. Rotate
Note: Remember to secure the lid and test to make
sure it is secure before picking up the Tank.
6. Place tank into machine base, seating firmly in place.
Rotate tank handle back into latched position. Bring
machine handle back into upright position.

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