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My Hoover Dual v lets
Posted by evertonoompa on May 30, 2008
My Hoover Dual v lets out too much solution and water.

Hello,
I would advise you to ALWAYS to FIRST UNPLUG YOUR VACUUM before beginning any service procedure. Hoover F5866-900 SteamVac Deluxe Wet/Dry. You probably have 2 problems, #1. The trigger assm may be loose or broken and is not releasing the solution from the water solution tank or #2. The valve under the water solution tank could be shot or broken. If so, then the water solution tank is one assm and you would need to purchase a new or a good used one to replace. Please, feel free to check with your local vac dealer in your area. So if you need further assistance, please feel free to contact your local vacuum cleaner dealer in your area or in the yellow pages, or contact the factory phone number or website to further assist you with your questions.

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Contact our Customer Service Department at 1.330.499.9499
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Thanks, Don the Vac Man
Go Ahead. Use Us.

Posted on May 30, 2008

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