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Upright hose damaged

Laid the steam cleaner handle down to remove the dirty water tank and noticed the hand tool hose started to tear. How do I fix this?

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Unfortunatly there is no fix for this problem you will have to purchase a new hose. I do provide them call 1-800-948-1358. Ask for Josh or Buck.

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