Question about Bissell 1960-3 QuickSteamer Plus Upright Vacuum

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PROBLEM WITH MOTOR

I have my quick steamer for about 2 yeahrs,Only cleaned my carpet twice,It worked great,then I try it again a few months later,and it did not even start.My questions is should I have it fixed or it is cheaper to pay a new one.It should not happening so quick.

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  • putzie Feb 29, 2008

    What Steamer would you recommend?Thanks for the advise.I thought to do the same, but still like to try different option.Again THANKS

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Sorry but the motor from Bissell is no longer available, they have obsoleted alot of the older cleaners & parts for them, and this model is one of them. I would buy new, even if the motor was available, it would cost around $60+, then also labor if you take it to a shop.

Posted on Feb 23, 2008

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    Lauren Junge Feb 29, 2008

    There alot of good brands, Hoover is less troublesome then a Bissell, but they are both good cleaning machines. The main thing is to keep them as clean as you can after you are done using them, rinse them out with a solution of vinegar and water, don't slam them around, use care and they should last a while. But anything man made can and does go bad at some point.

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