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SOURCE: I have a hoover steamvac

One cause is that the recovery tank lid isn't on correctly and not sealing. If there is a foam filter on the inside of the lid, make sure it has a 1/4 in. gap from the top of the lid. There is another filter, from the bottom, it has a red frame, pull it out far enough to clean it. May have a bad turbine, or the shaft on the top of the brush block broke off. You have a 1 years warranty on this, I would take it in to a warranty repair shop and get it repaired.

Posted on Aug 10, 2008

Anonymous

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SOURCE: Hoover SteamVac Dual V Carpet Cleaner # F7410-900

"I did some research online and the recurrent theme was a bad turbine assembly. Fortunately I was able to fix this myself which took about 2 hours (some reading) and little effort. The problem was with the turbine which is fairly simple and had a bearing that had rusted and froze up. Removing the cover proved to be more difficult than fixing the stuck bearing. This was mostly due to figuring out the correct screws to remove and finally discovering that the back of the cover (over the wheels) is not secured by fasteners but by pegs that "pop" out.

Once I had the brush assembly and Cover removed the turbine came out with the removal of some obvious screws and gently pulling the hoses from the assembly. After carefully opening the assembly housing I discovered the bearing problem and with a little lubrication and some new grease had it working in short order. Putting everything back together was simple as well."


this worked for me. although once i got in i just had to mess around with the gears and loosen them up. getting in was the hard part soo here you go peoples.

take off tanks

unscrew 6 screws fom underneath machine. look carefully

just underneath where the dirty tank goes right by the part that sucks everything up is a screw. unscrew it

pop off the switch for your spin scrub mode. it pops right back on.

make sure your locks for the tank are turned in

then the back just pops off. you might have to give it a good tug. there are no screws although it maight look like there is.

then pull off the grey part.

once inside it is pretty easy.

but if you have any questionbs email at lostnhisblueyes@aol.com

i took off so many more screws than i needed to to get this figured out so dont do that.

Posted on Apr 03, 2009

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SOURCE: HOOVER DUAL STEAM CARPET CLEANER BRUSHES WILL NOT

There are three things to check:

Is the switch on the hood for brush speed set to full, or may it be set to OFF?

Remove the brush block from under the unit by pulling it down and unlatch each side. Is there a 1/4 inch square drive pin on one brush, about two inches long? It connects the brush to the drive mechanism.

Lastly, the drive mechanism in the base may be bound-up, and not spinning. If so, the unit needs disassembled to repair or replace.

Posted on Oct 31, 2009

rkintz

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SOURCE: MY HOOVER DUAL V STEAM VAC CARPET CLEANER BRUSHES

There are three things to check:

Is the switch on the hood for brush speed set to full, or may it be set to OFF?

Remove the brush block from under the unit by pulling it down and unlatch each side. Is there a 1/4 inch square drive pin on one brush, about two inches long? It connects the brush to the drive mechanism.

Lastly, the drive mechanism in the base may be bound-up, and not spinning. If so, the unit needs disassembled to repair or replaced.

Posted on Oct 31, 2009

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SOURCE: hoover carpet cleaner dual 5

Try this site for more information on this problem
It may just need a good clean out.

http://hoover.com/support/manuals/?q=SteamVac

Posted on Feb 10, 2014

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Free user manual for Hoover power path max


What is the model number of the carpet cleaner?

Home Depot has the manual for the Hoover Power Path Max FH51002 on the product page: https://www.homedepot.com/p/Hoover-Power-Path-Max-Upright-Carpet-Cleaner-FH51002/300984357 . The direct link to the manual is https://images.homedepot-static.com/catalog/pdfimages/e8/e81b1250-323a-4f1d-a23a-e4c319568399.pdf . In the manual, the model is called the Dual Power Path Max.

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Hello, Kathy -

If you have not yet checked your owner's manual; the Troubleshooting section, I suggest you do.

If you do not have the manual, you can download a PDF (Adobe Reader) version here:
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