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Floormate stopped vacuming water

I purchased your first floormate vacuum 3-4 years ago, but one day after a wet wash it suddenly stopped vacuuming the water off my floor. I took it to a local Hoover store and the agent said the only thing he could think of was that the motor had lost power and couldn't create enough suction. So he sold me a new model. Now, 6 months later, *this* model has stopped sucking up the water. What's with this? Is there anything I can do?

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I'll answer last question first. Your floormate has a 1 year warranty. And should be taken in for repair.

Your issue of not picking up water, is related to suction and getting the dirty water to the recovery tank. check for obstruction in the nozzle, check the filter for debris clogging. If you have an issue with this dealer I would call customer support.

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