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Bissell carpet cleaner not sucking up.

Currently own a Bissell Pro Heat carpet cleaner that will not **** up any thing while I clean the carpets, the attachment works but when using it on the floor it will not **** anything up, what can I do to remedy this?

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I have a Proheat 2X and had the same problem. I tried the Water Rinse setting and found water came out and was suctioned properly, but on the Light Clean, Normal Clean, and Heavy Traffic settings, the unit failed to do anything. Problem may be with leaving the soap dispenser in-place, which might scum up the tubing.

SO, an alternative to throwing out my unit and buying somethign else was to put one capful of the Bissell soap in the water resevoir and keep the unit on Water Rinse. IT WORKS BEAUTIFULLY NOW. Don't know if this will help, but at least I didn't have to buy a new unit. Rinse everything after using and there's been no problem.

Posted on Apr 24, 2010

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