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Took my Hoover Steam Vac apart to clean it and now it won't **** up the water but was working fine before I got the bright idea to clean it. Took four screws out but did not touch the motor. It puts out water and the brushes rotate but no suction? Thank you for your help, Cathy

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  • Cat Osborn Mar 22, 2011

    Thank you will give it a go!

    Cat

  • Cat Osborn Mar 22, 2011

    Thank you will give it a go!
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The suction is created by the motor and is pulled to the motor through the flexible hose. The hose could have pulled off at one end or it could have torn in a spot where there is more pull on the hose like when you lay the handle down to empty dirty water etc. Inspect the entire hose and you can repair a tear by wrapping it with duct tape. Good Luck

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