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Bissel proheat won't spray from bottom or attachment

I ordered a new pump and it still isn't working. I've primed the lines, checked for leaks from hoses....etc! The "new" pump I recieved did not come in origional "bissel" packaging and I'm wondering if it was a used or broken part when they sent it to me? The pump itself has three valves. One from the very top, and two at the bottom on both sides of the main pump section. One is a vaccum line, one for pulling fluid in, and the other for pushing fluid out. Why is it not working?!?!?! Should the part I ordered have come in origional Bissell packaging instead of just bubble wrap and tape? Have I been ripped off? Am I hooking the pump up wrong? HELP!!!!!

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  • Anonymous Jan 29, 2009

    hi have the same problem fitted new pump sill will not work

  • midwest49601 Feb 15, 2009

    brand new bissel proheat (25% hotter ect.) can't find the manual. when I filled the container with solution and turned it on, water stated spaying out the tool. the setting is on "floor cleaning". the water now stopped spraying out the tool, but does not come out bottom and the roller does,t turn- although it does **** up lint.

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I had the same problem. After 3 weeks of seals belts pump etc. I was ready to give up.
The problem with mine as I suspect with others is the seal on the water tank.
The bottom plastic connector is not high enough to allow the water to flow to the pump.
My solution was to raise the bottom connector 3/16 of an inch.
I did this with a piece of plastic cut like a flat washer or auto gasket material could be used.
The connector must be removed from the bottom by pressing on the tabs. Hope this helps.

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