Using the Hoover SteamVac SpinScrub includes attaching the hose holder, upper and lower handles, and the tool holder of the device and filling the cleaning-solution tank with hot water and cleaning solution. The user must release the handle and press the pedal to operate.
To attach the hose holder and handles of a Hoover SteamVac SpinScrub, the user detaches the cleaning-solution tank from the upper chassis. He inserts the upper handle into the lower one and tightens the screws, keeping the hooks of the hose and the cord towards the back.
The user slides the tabs of the hose holder into the corresponding tabs at the back of the handle and tightens the screws. He squeezes the trigger to let the trigger rod snap into position and replaces the cleaning-solution tank.
Next, he turns the machine over and matches the projections on the tool holder with the slots on the bottom. He slides the tool holder in and tightens the single screw. After positioning the power cord into the clip on the left of the handle, he wraps the cord around the cord hooks. Similarly, he wraps the hose around its corresponding hooks.
To use the unit, the user detaches the cleaning-solution tank and fills it with cleaning solution and hot water up to the indicated mark. After replacing the tank, he pushes the handle release on the bottom right of the device. Finally, the user turns the carpet cleaner on by pressing the foot pedal located to the left.