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Floor cleaning / tools or pretreat lever appears to be broken

When I steamcleaned my floor downstairs, after a day I noticed that there
were dirt spots remaining. I did a check of my machine, and noticed that
the lever for the floor cleaner/ tools or petreat lever was broken. Does that
mean that the vacuum part didnot work? The grey lever in middle was
kept open. Should it be shut when the floor cleaning is being done?

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That grey lever needs to be closed while floor cleaning. You only open it when you use the hose.

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