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Check the release valve on bottom of clean water reservoir unscrew if needed, once again if your not sure run hot water in the solution tank through the system to help remove old soap residue and always run hot water through to prevent future problems after cleaning carpet and storing.steve

Posted on Jun 07, 2010

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My attachments tool has no suction. I made sure I have selected tools and I cleaned the lint filter. There is definitely suction in the machine, but it does not come through the attachments hose.


Check the attachment hose for any hindrances like clogged with dirt or object. Also a big hole cracks in hoses will cause suction to divert it outside. Clean the machine to make sure it will provide suction powerfully. Regularly clean it and you will assure it's will perform better.
Thanks for asking.

Jul 17, 2011 | Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright...

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Water not dispensing


Check the release valve on bottom of clean water reservoir unscrew if needed, once again if your not sure run hot water in the solution tank through the system to help remove old soap residue and always run hot water through to prevent future problems after cleaning carpet and storing.steve

Jun 06, 2010 | Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright...

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My Bissell Proheat has stopped suctioning the water solution. It has worked well in the past, but the last time I used it the recovery bladder had just a small amount in it. Could it be stopped up?


I have this machine too. IF the soap dispenser does not have anything (even water) in it the water sprayer will not spray. Sometimes the water valve from the tank has an air bubble in it. Remove the tank and push up the valve. A little water will fall out and then put the tank back into the machine. These fixes assume the water isn't being picked up because it isn't being sprayed. You do want to determine if the machine is providing suction. Turn the selector to the hand tool and with the handle all the way up (since that makes the conduit for the vaccuum from the top over the tank to the handle) and see if there is suction from the hand tool. If there is no suction from the hand tool and the handle is pushed all the way forward then the machine needs to be repaired. I would buy another from ebay or craigslist since the repair will be very costly. I have owned several and this has been my experience (I stll own two and a spot lifter too.)

Jul 07, 2009 | Vacuums

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No suction from upholstery attachment


http://www.hoover.com/pdfs/manuals/F5914900.pdf

Problem: Low suction
Problem: Clean solution won’t
dispense
Problem: Brushes/brush indicator
won’t rotate during floor cleaning
Possible cause
Possible solution
• Not firmly plugged in
• Plug unit in firmly
• No voltage In wall plug
• Check fuse or breaker
• Blown fuse/tripped breaker
• Replace fuse/reset breaker
Possible cause
Possible solution
• Recovery tank full/automatic
shut off engaged
• Remove and empty recovery tank
• Blockage In tool on end of hose
• Remove tool and clear blockage
• Recovery tank lid not on
correctly
• Make sure lid is on securely
• Recovery tank front panel not
replaced after stair or upholstery
cleaning
• Replace recovery tank front panel
(page 14)

Before using tool
It may be necessary to remove air from
the system (“prime the pump”) so the
clean solution will flow to the tool. Follow
these steps:
1. Attach tool to hose and turn the carpet
cleaner ON.
2. Put the tool on a hard surface or
against your hand to block off the suction.
3. Wait a few seconds (can take up to
15 seconds). Then squeeze the trigger
and begin cleaning.

GOODLUCK!!!!

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Loss of suction when using upright. Suction remains for samll tools no suction when in upright position makes funny noise but ok when not used in that position kindest regards louis


u can remove the flexi pipe by pressing the inset button,it may be bit stiff if it had not being removed before.may be something is stuck at the bottom,also remove u bend where most of the stuff get stuck. i just posted how i fixed the suction and over heating problem. pl read it. good luck

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Bissell 9400 ProHeat Upright Upholstery Hose


Set Ready Tools Dial to the Hose
Attachments
Setting. This will allow spray and
suction from the hose.
Set Custom Clean Dial for Heavy Traffic, Normal
Clean, Light Clean
, or Rinse, as desired
Attach the cleaning tool to the end of the hose.
Plug in and turn on the Power Switch and Heater
(if desired).
Clean by pressing the trigger to spray solution
onto the area to be cleaned. Slowly move the tool
back and forth over the soiled surface. Release
the trigger to suction soiled water. Continue to
clean in the area, working in small sections, until
no more dirt can be removed. Rinse (optional)
and suction as needed.

May 26, 2008 | Bissell 9400 ProHeat Upright Wet/Dry...

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Can't get water to spray out of the hand tool nozzle


When you attach the main suction hose to the front of the machine, you also have to connect the soultion hose to a valve located on the side of the machine. When the machine is running, take a small screwdriver and depress the centre of this valve. You should get a spray of water out of the valve which will confirm the valve and pump is working. Now, connect the small solution hose, making sure you push it on all the way. When you pull the trigger on the handle of the hose, you should get spray. If it does not, you may have a plugged nozzle sprayer.

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Low Suction/No Soap


Check the seal at the bottom of the dispenser, it needs to be on the valve not sitting in the hole, part 2101795 if you need to replace it. If suction is low, check the filter on the bottom of the tank lid, if clogged, suction will be low. Also check window gasket, sits between the tank and the nozzle window, if missing, you won't have any suction part #2104052.

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Bissell pro heat cleaner


This could be due to dried out soap in the works below the dispenser. Try cleaning the hole, putting plain water in the soap dispenser to clean it out further. You could just put some soap in with the water. Be sure to run lots of rinse water through afterward to clean out the heating unit.

Aug 18, 2007 | Bissell 7901-1 ProHeat Scotchgard Upright...

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