Question about Hoover SteamVac Carpet/Upholstery Deep Cleaner Vacuum
I have a Hoover Steamvac F5915-900 that I purchased in Dec 08. It has worked very well until I lost suction when I was using it yesterday. After going through all the suggestions in the manual I noticed that the gasket between the recovery tank and the unit had come off . I replaced the gasket and suction returned. Now everytime I remove the recovery tank to empty it, the gasket comes off. It's really a pain. Is there a solution to this problem? I shampoo weekly and get really frustrated fighting this problem. Help me please!
This is a great basic steam cleaner. I have not heard of repeated problems of this type. The gasket is called a standpipe gasket. I would try to use a non-permanent sealant such as RTV silicone to adhear the gasket, eventually if this needed service you will want the gasket to be able to be removed.
Posted on Feb 05, 2009
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