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To use a wet/dry vacuum, first make sure that there is no leftover water in the internal collection chamber from previous cleanings. Next, check the type of filter that is installed in the vacuum. Wet/dry vacuums use dif... More »

If the urine on the carpet is still wet, use paper towels and newspaper to soak up as much as possible. If it is dry urine, use a wet vac or extractor to pull all traces of the stain out of the carpet. More »

Use paper towel and newspaper to absorb as much of the urine as you can, and use a wet vac to remove the remaining moisture from the carpet before applying a pet odor neutralizer. Eliminate the odor completely so that th... More »

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Call the brand's or manufacturer's customer service department to find out if you can get the switch repaired under an existing warranty, or find a local vacuum repair service on YellowPages.com or YellowBooks.com. If yo... More »

The method of operation for a Shop-Vac depends upon the function you would like it to perform. A Shop-Vac can vacuum up dry objects and wet objects and function as a blower. More »

To find replacement parts for a Shop Vac, go to ShopVac.com, and locate the Filters/Accessories tab at the top of the screen. Move the cursor over this tab to reveal a drop-down menu, of which the last option is Replacem... More »

To replace a Swiffer Sweepervac battery, open the Swiffer Sweepervac's central cavity, and replace the old battery with a new one. Depending on the model you have, you may require a 5-cell or a 6-cell battery. More »