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Model # F6207-900 wont spray cleaner. Tank is full, the brushes rotate, the vacum works. It does spray with the attachment for furniture. Although not with much pressure. Both tanks are seated well. Thanks a lot, Jeff

Hi Jeff, thanks for your question.  All right, so this could be several things.  Let's try the easiest and most accessible first.  Remove the brush block from the underside of the machine.  Using a very fine nail or a slender, long straight pin, clean the five or six little holes from which the water dispenses.  Is there any calcium buildup around them?  Please use caution so as not to ream the holes any larger.
 If this doesn't solve the problem, please take the machine to the nearest authorized Hoover service center so they can look at it.  Insist on an estimate, it may be more than you are willing to spend on this unit.
 I hope this helps.  Thank you again for your question.

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