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Rainbow water not spinning

When i on the machine, the sound is not as loud as usual, then i realise the water is not spinning. suction seems to be ok, it still pick up hair, but water is not spinning to cleanse it. :( i pressed reset button, wash the separator, didn't help. any idea? thanks in advance!

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All Rainbows - remove the hose and turn it on without the hose plugged in - if works better - hose is clogged

If it works bad even with the hose out:
E-series Rainbow - take HEPA filter cartridge and try then. If helps - you need new HEPA (you can get it here)

SE Rainbow vacuums - remove exhaust cap
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and you may find a dirty sponge in there - just remove it and it may help.

If none of that made any difference - you may need it to be checked. If you do not mind shipping - our info is HERE

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