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Vax carpet shampooer wont release shampoo

Hi, My Vax Rapide carpet shampooer wont release the shampoo/fluid when i use the trigger on the handle. I've made sure its all clean, but the belt has just gone as well......is the shampoo not releasing a seperate problem to the belt going? The problem did seem to start before the belt went.Have you any suggestions to try fix the release of the shampoo or is this terminal?

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  • guvenchy Dec 28, 2008

    I have the same problem, cant seem to locate the Jet as mentioned please can you give further help, model is a V-025 Vax Rapisde.

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If you unscrew a bit on the base that allows you to take off the brush, you will see a black plastic strip with very small holes in it. These are where your shampoo comes out of. Take a needle and re-pierce these holes and it should work again. I have just sorted mine out. good luck .

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Its probably a broken jet.Every model has different types of jets so you need to locate it first make sure its not clogged.its easy to find,usually sits near the rotating brush.

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