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How To Clear A Blockage; Troubleshooting - Electrolux Vac & Steam Owner's Manual

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How to clear a blockage

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Slide dust cup latch left to 'unlock' and
remove dust cup (Fig. 1).
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Use drinking straw or pipe cleaner to
check for debris blocking air path (Fig. 2).
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Check for blockage air inlet holes on
bottom of floor nozzle (Fig. 3).

Troubleshooting

For your safety, turn Vac & Steam off and unplug power cord before attempting to resolve problems.
Problem
Vac & Steam will not start.
No suction on
vacuum function.
Vac & Steam will not
make steam.
Vac & Steam leaves
water on floor.
Vac & Steam leaves whitish
halo on vinyl floor.
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Fig. 1
Possible cause
Power plug.
No water in tank.
Needs servicing.
Dust cup latch not sealed.
Air path clogged.
No water in tank.
Floor cleaning pad
too wet.
Vac & Steam left standing in
one spot too long.
You are using
'hard water.'
Fig. 2
Fig. 3
Solution
Push plug securely into outlet, try another outlet, or
check circuit breaker.
Fill water tank. See page 4, Using your
Vac & Steam.
For service information in United States or Canada. toll
free: 1-800-896-9756.
Slide latch as far as possible to right, to 'lock' position.
Remove dust cup and check for debris blocking air path.
See page 6, How to clear a blockage.
Fill water tank. See page 4, Using your
Vac & Steam.
Change cleaning pad. If wood floor, dry the floor before
proceeding.
Remove halo with a few drops of vinegar
floor (Do not put vinegar in water tank).
Use distilled water instead of tap water.
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