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Screws on bissel carpet cleaner

What do you call the type of scewdiver need to remove special headed scews that hold panel on in front of soap pump.thanks geoff. ps where can i get one from?

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  • lastone Mar 19, 2008

    hi,thanks for reply,but there are four screws,which are like a normal slot screw but they have a raise section in the centre of the slot.

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Don't remember being any special screws. Bissell usually uses phillips head or cross point screws.

Posted on Mar 18, 2008

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    Lauren Junge Mar 19, 2008

    You might try bissell.com and contact them. As many of these pro-heats that I have serviced, I have never seen these screws that you have, the ones I have always seen are the phillips head screws.

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