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Hoover steam cleaner leaking!

I am trying to use a Hoover Steam cleaner upright carpet shampooer and as soon as I put in the clean water tanks it leaks everwhere out of the underneath! I hae no Idea what model just that it is pright and gray and purple. HELP!!!!!!!

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Hi,

Click on the following link and scroll down the list of Steam Vac models to find your specific one. Then click on the red characters which represent your hoover situated to the left of your specific model:

http://www.hoover.com/CustomerService/Manuals/Default.aspx


Best wishes,
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Posted on Jul 03, 2010

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I had the same problem. Turned out to be so simple. Look down at the machine. On the right is the green spiral to indicate the wheels are turning. Right above that is a cover that can be popped off to allow access to a small filter. If the filter is blocked, air intake is blocked, and the brushes will not turn. Mine was clogged. Took the 2 seconds to remove the material and the machine was fixed!

Posted on Aug 04, 2007

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posted by marshad on May 02, 2008
brushes do not rotate on Hoover steam-vac upright

Hello,
I would advise you to ALWAYS to FIRST UNPLUG YOUR VACUUM before beginning any service procedure.
This also happened to my own Hoover Steam Vac and there was a broken part that connected to the brush assm that I had to replace, it has been a while but once they replaced the part everything worked just fine and it was not that expensive and I am still using the vacuum still to date and it is working just fine. I believe it was something like the switch for the brushes on/off switch or the part was part of the handle assm. Check you owner’s manual for the exploded view on the vacuum or also check with your local vac dealer. So if you need further assistance, please feel free to contact your local vacuum cleaner dealer in your area or in the yellow pages, or contact the factory phone number or website to further assist you with your questions.
http://www.hoover.com Telephone
Contact our Customer Service Department at 1.330.499.9499
Monday through Friday
8 a.m. - 7 p.m. EST

Don – The Vac Man
Go Ahead. Use Us.

Posted on May 09, 2008

CorvetteKing
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SOURCE: lost manual for hoover steam vac

You can find that manual on hoovers website (hoover.com) it is under customer service/parts.


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Posted on Jun 14, 2009

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SOURCE: Hoover Steam Cleaner - dirty water is not coming up in the tank!

recovery tank (dirty water tank) not on correctly

Posted on Jul 20, 2009

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