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  • 1 How to Assemble
  • 2 How to Use
  • 3 Clean Water/Solution Tank
  • 4 How to Clean
  • 5 Washing Carpet
  • 6 Connect Hose for Tool Use
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Operating and Servicing


Español - página E ⁄ Frances - pag F


Please visit Hoover.com

for video instructions

for this cleaner.


Questions or concerns? For assistance, please call Customer Service at

1-800-944-9200 Mon-Fri 8am-7pm EST before returning this product to the store.



©2012 Techtronic Floor Care Technology Limited. All rights reserved. #961151057 ID105762-R0

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Summary of Contents for Hoover POWER SCRUB

  • Page 1 Operating and Servicing Instructions Español - página E ⁄ Frances - pag F www.hoover.com Please visit Hoover.com for video instructions for this cleaner. IMPORTANT: READ CAREFULLY BEFORE ASSEMBLY AND USE. Questions or concerns? For assistance, please call Customer Service at 1-800-944-9200 Mon-Fri 8am-7pm EST before returning this product to the store.
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Warranty ........................19 If you need assistance: Visit our website at hoover.com for more information or for video instruction fot this carpet washer. Follow the authorized dealer locator link to find the Hoover authorized dealer nearest you or call 1-800- ®...
  • Page 3: Important Safeguards

    • Operatecleaneronlyatvoltagespecifiedondataplateonlowerhandleofcleaner. • Donotleaveappliancewhenpluggedin.Unplugfromoutletwhennotinuseand before cleaning or servicing. • Useindoorsonly. • Donotimmerse.Useonlyoncarpetmoistenedbycleaningprocess. • UseonlyHOOVER cleaning products intended for use with this machine. (See ® the “Cleaning Products” section of this manual.) • Donotallowtobeusedasatoy.Notintendedforusebychildrenage12and under. Close supervision is necessary when used near children. To avoid injury or damage, keep children away from product, and do not allow children to place fingers or other objects into any openings.
  • Page 4: Grounding Instructions

    CAUTION - TO REDUCE THE RISK OF DAMAGE: • Avoidpickinguphard,sharpobjectswiththisproduct,astheymaycausedamage. • Storeappropriatelyindoorsinadryplace.Donotexposemachinetofreezing temperatures. • Donotusesharpobjectstocleanouthoseastheycancausedamage. • Toassistinreducingdryingtime,becertaintheareaiswellventilatedwhenusing detergents and other cleaners with this machine. • Tohelppreventmattingandresoiling,avoidcontactwithcarpetsuntiltheyare dry. Keep children and pets away from carpets until they are completely dry. • Donotstoreextractorwithsolutionintanks. • Withbrusheson,donotallowcleanertositinonelocationforanextended period of time, as damage to the floor can result.
  • Page 5: Carton Contents

    REMOVE ALL PARTS FROM CARTON AND IDENTIFY EACH ITEM SHOWN. MAKE SURE ALL PARTS ARE LOCATED BEFORE DISPOSING OF PACKING MATERIALS. *Available on select models only. Accessories not included with your model may be purchased separately by visiting hoover.com. A. Carpet Washer Tools Included in Mesh Bag B.
  • Page 6: How To Assemble

    HOW TO ASSEMBLE NOTE: PHILLIPS SCREWDRIVER NEEDED FOR ASSEMBLY. STORE TOOLS ATTACH HANDLE 1. Position upper handle and slide down into carpet 6. Place tools and hose into Mesh Tool Storage washer base (Fig. 2) bag provided. 2. Insert both screws and tighten with screwdriver 7.
  • Page 7: Features

    FEATURES BACK FRONT LIST OF FEATURES 1. Solution Trigger: Press to release 8. Nozzle cleaning solution 9. Accessory Hose Connection Port 2. ON/OFF Pedal 10. Cord Storage Hook 3. Wash/Rinse Selector 11. Cord Storage Hook 4. Clean Water/Solution Tank (Does not rotate) 5.
  • Page 8: How To Use

    Do not fill with water above 140°F (60°C). for use with this machine. (See the “Cleaning Solutions” section in this manual for details) They 4. Fill Solution Tank (Fig. 19) with Hoover ® are specially formulated for use with your cleaner.
  • Page 9: Dirty Water Tank

    DIRTY WATER TANK The Dirty Water Tank holds the dirty water that is picked up from the surface being cleaned. When the Dirty Water Tank is full, the automatic shut-off will engage, suction will stop and the tank must be emptied (see Automatic Shut-Off section). How to Empty 1.
  • Page 10: How To Clean

    BEFORE YOU BEGIN CLEANING 4. When cleaning entire floor, move furniture out of area to be cleaned (may not be necessary if only 1. Vacuum thoroughly - For carpet, use a HOOVER ® high traffic areas are to be cleaned). For furniture vacuum cleaner with an agitator for best results.
  • Page 11 4 times = 2 while squeezing the trigger and 2 without). NOTE: For best results, use straight, parallel 10. For best cleaning results, Hoover recommends strokes. Overlap strokes by 1 inch to help prevent to rinse the carpet with water only. This will streaking.
  • Page 12: Tools

    TOOLS CONNECT HOSE FOR TOOL USE CAUTION Always turn off appliance before connecting or disconnecting hose. How to Attach 1. Open Accessory Hose Suction Port (A, Fig. 31). Insert hose end, aligning the indicator with the unlock arrows. 2. Rotate clockwise to lock position (B, Fig. 31). 3.
  • Page 13 3. Place handle in upright position. SpinScrub brushes will not rotate while handle is in upright position. 4. Fill Clean Water Tank according to instructions. 5. Fill Solution Tank with HOOVER solution ® according to instructions. 6. Attach tool to end of hose.
  • Page 14: Cleaning Upholstery

    CLEANING UPHOLSTERY Read “Before You Begin Cleaning” instructions. Be sure to check Hoover Cleaning Guide on page 10 and the cleaning code on your upholstery. Use your cleaner only on upholstery marked “W” or “W/S”. 1. Attach hose and solution tube as instructed.
  • Page 15: Cleaning Nozzle And Brushes

    MAINTENANCE Familiarize yourself with these home maintenance tasks as proper use and care of your cleaner will ensure continued cleaning effectiveness. Any other servicing should be done by an authorized service representative. If appliance is not working as it should, has been dropped, damaged, left outdoors, or dropped into water, take it to a service center prior to continuing use.
  • Page 16: Service

    Warranty Service Dealer (Depot) by: • Checking the Yellow Pages under “Vacuum Cleaners” or “Household”. • Visit our website at hoover.com (U.S. Customers) or hoover.ca (Canadian customers). Follow the service center link to find the service outlet nearest you. • For an automated referral of authorized service outlet locations call 1-800-944-9200.
  • Page 17: Troubleshooting

    TROUBLESHOOTING If a minor problem occurs, it usually can be solved quite easily when the cause is found by using the checklist below. Any other servicing should be done by an authorized service representative. If appliance is not working as it should, has been dropped, damaged, left outdoors, or dropped into water, take it to a service center prior to continuing use.
  • Page 18: Cleaning Solutions

    CLEANING SOLUTIONS WARNING: To reduce the risk of fire and electric shock due to internal component damage, use only Hoover cleaning products intended for use with the appliance as noted below. ® Hoover Cleaning Solution Guide oroptimalperformance useHoover brand Clean...
  • Page 19: Warranty

    United States, including its full two year from date of purchase (the “Warranty territories and possessions, outside a U.S. Military Period”). During the Warranty Period, Hoover will ® Exchange and outside of Canada. This warranty...
  • Page 21: Instrucciones De Funcionamiento

    Si este producto no se ajusta a las condiciones Período de Garantía no se prorrogará en función garantizadas, llévelo a un Concesionario autor- de ningún reemplazo o reparación realizados en izado de servicio de garantía de Hoover junto ® virtud de esta Garantía.
  • Page 22 ADVERTENCIA: Para reducir el riesgo de incendio y descarga eléctrica debido a da os de los componentes en los espacios provistos. internos, use nicamente productos de limpieza de Hoover y accesorios para suelos duros dise ados para 1-800-944-9200 uso con este aparato (véase abajo).
  • Page 23: Salvaguardias Importantes

    • Visite nuestro sitio web en hoover.com (clientes incluyendo las siguientes: estadounidenses) o hoover.ca (clientes canadienses). Siga el enlace del centro de servicio para LEA TODAS LAS INSTRUCCIONES ANTES DE USAR ESTE APARATO encontrar el centro de servicio más cercano.
  • Page 24 • Nolimpielaspartesdelpisoenlasquehayatomacorrientes. SOLUCIÓN DE PROBLEMAS • Noaspireningúnobjetoqueseestéquemandooqueliberehumo,comocigarrillos, fósforosocenizascalientes. Si ocurre un problema menor, generalmente puede resolverse con bastante facilidad cuando se • Nousesinfiltrosytanques. halla la causa, usando esta lista de verificación. • ADVERTENCIA:Esteproductocontienesustanciasquímicasreconocidasporelesta- Cualquier otra tarea de mantenimiento debe ser realizada por un representante de mantenimiento autorizado. dodeCaliforniacomocausantesdecáncer,defectoscongénitosodañoreproductivo.
  • Page 25: Contenido De La Caja

    *Disponible sólo en algunos modelos. Los accesorios no incluidos con su modelo pueden comprarse por cojinete del motor. aire. separado, visitando www.hoover.com. • Verifique que la puerta de la tapa y el émbolo del depósito se mueven libremente. Deje secar al aire los cepillos y la parte de...
  • Page 26: Ensamblado De La Aspiradora

    ENSAMBLADO DE LA ASPIRADORA MANTENIMIENTO NOTA: SE NECESITA UN DESTORNILLADOR PHILLIPS PARA EL ENSAMBLADO Familiarícese con estas tareas de mantenimiento en el hogar, ya que el uso y cuidado apropiados de su aspiradora asegurarán una limpieza continuamente eficaz. GUARDE LOS ACCESORIOS PARA COLOCAR EL MANGO Cualquier otra tarea de mantenimiento debe ser realizada por un representante de mantenimiento autorizado.
  • Page 27: Descripción De La Aspiradora

    Lea las instrucciones “Antes de comenzar a limpiar” que se encuentran. Asegúrese de consultar la guía de limpieza de Hoover en la página 10 y el código de limpieza de su tapizado. Utilice la limpiadora únicamente en tapizado marcado con “W” o “W/S”.
  • Page 28: Cómo Utilizar

    11. Coloque el accesorio contra la parte vertical ® solución Hoover® Clean Plus 2X o con cualquier 15 y “Después de usar el accesorio” que máquina y anular la garantía. del escalón y presiónelo levemente en el pelo de otro detergente de Hoover (consulte la página...
  • Page 29: Dirty Water Tank

    TANQUE DE RECUPERACIÓN ACCESORIOS El tanque de agua sucia contiene el agua sucia que se recoge desde la superficie que se está limpiando. PARA CONECTAR LA MANGUERA Cuando el tanque de agua sucia está lleno, se activará el cierre automático, se detendrá la succión y se PRECAUCIÓN deberá...
  • Page 30: Cómo Limpiar

    1. Llene el tanque de agua limpia de acuerdo con las instrucciones (página 8). DESPUÉS DEL USO IMPORTANTE 2. Llene el recipiente de solución con solución Hoover® de acuerdo con las Deje secar la alfombra o el tapizado. Para ayudar a instrucciones (página 8).

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How much solution do you put in the Hoover Power Scrub? ›

Usually depending on the model of the machine use 2-3 oz in the solution tank and then fill the rest with water." So take your pick... the lable or Hoover customer service.

What solution can I use with Hoover Power Scrub? ›

Any solution will do. I actually used a Bissell solution because it was much cheaper than the Hoover brand. Carpets came out very clean and soft. Like others have mentioned I also used hot water in the water tank.

How do you use the Hoover power scrub carpet cleaner? ›

Just fill the water compartment with hot tap water, fill the Soap compartment with Cleaning Solution. Set knob on front of it to "Wash". Replace tank by tilting it back in. There is a step-button on the left to release the hinge, and a step-button on the right to operate Power On/Off (like a standard upright vac).

How long does it take for carpet to dry after using Hoover Power Scrub? ›

Dries in less than 45 minutes

Quick Clean Mode to get back on your carpets fast. Perfect for homes with kids and pets.

Can you use other solutions in Hoover? ›

Yes you can, however Hoover states that you will void the warranty on your machine if you use a product not developed by Hoover.

What is a substitute for Hoover cleaning solution? ›

Combine 1 cup of distilled water with one cup of distilled white vinegar and 1 teaspoon of dishwashing liquid in a spray bottle. Shake to combine.

Can I use Bissell solution in my Hoover? ›

A: As the other answers have already stated, the short answer is yes you can technically use any cleaning solution you'd like work this (and basically any and every other items you use).

What is the difference between Wash and rinse on Hoover power scrub? ›

"Wash" allows the water to mix with the cleaning solution; "Rinse" stops the mixing and allows only water to be sprayed.

Can you use Hoover Power Scrub on floors? ›

A: I have used mine to clean up a wood floor after a sick dog. Seems to have worked well. It gets the floor very wet, then scrubs then vacuums up the water. Should probably rinse with clean water or maybe a mop.

Do I have to rinse with Hoover carpet cleaner? ›

We recommend rinsing your carpets after cleaning to remove any solution residue.

What can I use in my carpet cleaner if I run out of solution? ›

Mix the water and vinegar, using the appropriate ratio of one part vinegar and two parts water for synthetic carpets. For carpets made from natural materials, use one part vinegar and one part water. 2. Add the solution to the steam cleaner.

Does it matter what carpet cleaner solution you use? ›

The standard solution is fine for most cleaning.

But for routine carpet cleaning, specialty formulas and spot-stain removers aren't necessary. Save the specialized solutions for stubborn stains, like a pet mess.

How much water does the Hoover Power Scrub hold? ›

The Power Scrub Elite Pet Plus also has Large Capacity clean and dirty water tanks to hold and collect over 1.25 Gal. of water so you spend less time emptying and refilling.

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