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How do i fix this problem rug dr shampooer leaving water in the carpet

There is good suction from the hoses but no suction from the base that touches the carpet

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Hmmm thats a lil odd may need to check the connections to the hose and to the floor unit of the vac for any damages or other issues

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SOURCE: Kirby shampooer

here are instructions with pictures of how to put the kirby shampooer together...

http://www.greatvacs.com/shampoo.shtml

hope this helps!!!

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SOURCE: Eureka Atlantis Rug shampooer wont

make sure that the two slide-tabs on the front of the machine are all the way down so that they can hold the front see-through cover down and create suction at the front. I did the same thing. you can tell when they get moved while cleaning because you will hear a muffled pop like something just got sucked into the vacuum. It is just the sound of suction being broken.

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Found a manual on the internet so do not need any assistance.

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SOURCE: kirby sentria carpet shampooer

you dont **** out the water....if you use the reccomended Kirby shampoo there is no need to **** out the water because it is a semi dry liquid ...it will dry by its self in about 1 hour....I,ve been with Kirby for 16 years now ...i will know

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Check tank and tubes for clogs. Make sure your belt and brush are working. Also make sure you are not overfilling your tank.

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Will work with:
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This is unused shampoo attachment. We buy new parts and assemble this shampoo attachment so you will be the first one to use it.
Set includes:
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NOTE - pictured Kirby Sentria shampooer box may not be included.
If you have never used this shampoo, we highly recommend reading our ONLINE MANUAL. This is a simple but very effective unit but you have to learn how to use it and "common sense" will not be enough! HOW TO - V I D E O S

Tank with soapy solution is attached in place of the bag. It utilizes the air coming out of the exhaust to blow soapy water on a small screen that turns it into thick foam. The foam is simply laid over the carpet (you must vacuum before you shampoo). Foam allows the spread of a small amount of water over the area so carpet is not soaked all the way through. Foam is left on the carpet for a few minutes so it has just enough time to moisten the fibers of the carpet and loosen the dirt (not too long otherwise foam may dry). Then foam maker is set to "OFF" and you slowly pull Kirby vacuum over the area where you laid the foam. The rotating brush in the shampooer nozzle rubs the moisture off carpet fibers and and throws it into the tray in front of the unit. You will not see gallons of dirty water but that is because you did not put it on the rug in the first place. Carpet should dry within 1-4 hours (depends how many times you laid the foam and what is humidity in the room). After it dries it has to be vacuumed. Solution that did not get picked up with the shampooer brush dries and shampoo additives do not let the dirt stick back to the fibers of the carpet. It is loose when it dries so in order to pick up what is left, you must vacuum again.
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You can use any carpet shampoo sold in your local store but make sure that this is carpet shampoo that makes foam and pay attention how much you have to dilute it with water as various shampoo products come in different concentration. Avoid using "just anything" that makes foam. Some household chemicals (such as dishwasher fluid) will do great job but it will leave carpet unprotected so dirt will stick to it so well that you will have a filthy rug in no time. Kirby Vacuum Shampooer


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