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Portable Spot Cleaner

Our Portable Spot Cleaner is engineered with everyday life in mind. It is designed for quick and easy cleanup anytime, anywhere so you can get back to your life.

No assembly required.

Your Rug Doctor Portable Spot Cleaner is ready to use right out of the box.

Fill the Tank

Fill the Clean Water Tank with hot water from the tap, filling to the line. Next, add Portable Machine and Upholstery Cleaner solution into the tank, filling to the soap line. Screw the cap back on and turn it over the sink, then firmly reinsert the Tank into the Portable Spot Cleaner. Then unwind the power cord, plug it into a grounded outlet, and you’re ready to begin. Prepping Your Portable Spot Cleaner

ProblemPossible ReasonHow to FixX
No powerPower cord not plugged in Power button not pressedPlug power cord into wall outlet Press unit power button on
No/Low sprayNot pressing spray trigger Clean Water/Solution Tank is empty or low Clean Water Tank is not seated or installed correctly Spray is cloggedPress spray trigger Fill Clean Water Tank with water and solution Lift up Clean Water Tank, secure outer cap and reposition Clean the spray spout
No/Low suctionWaste Water/Collection Tank is full Waste Water/Collection Tank is not seated/installed correctly Filter screen inside Waste Water/Collection Tank cloggedEmpty Waste Water/Collection Tank Lift up Waste Water/Collection Tank and place back into position Clean off debris on filter screen inside Waste Water/Collection Tank
Motorized brush doesn’t oscillateBrush switch not flippedTurn motorized brush button to the ON position. Ensure that you have vacuumed over the area first so debris or hair does not get caught or tangled in the brush

Position the brush in front of the stain you want to clean. Squeeze the trigger, then turn on the motorized brush by pressing the power switch on top of the handle. Slowly move the brush over the stain, then release the trigger when you’re done. Any excess dampness can be cleaned up by making additional passes with the brush without squeezing the trigger. Leave the machine on for 15 seconds after cleaning to allow dirty water to collect completely into the Waste Water Tank.

For more information about how to properly use this Rug Doctor machine, download the User Guide by clicking the link below.