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Bissell Powerforce Powerbrush Pet manual

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Bissell Powerforce Powerbrush Pet

Bissell Powerforce Powerbrush Pet



When using an electrical appliance, basic precautions should be observed, including the following:


  • » Connect to a properly grounded outlet only. See grounding instructions. Do not modify the 3-prong grounded plug.
  • » Keep hair, loose clothing, fingers, and all parts of body away from openings and moving parts.
  • » Do not leave appliance when it is plugged in. Unplug from outlet when not in use and before servicing.
  • » Turn OFF all controls before plugging or unplugging the appliance.
  • » Use extra care when cleaning on stairs.
  • » Use indoors only.
  • » Do not use to pick up flammable or combustible materials (lighter fluid, gasoline, kerosene, etc.) or use in areas where they may be present.
  • » Do not allow to be used as a toy. Close attention is necessary when used by or near children.
  • » Do not use the appliance in an enclosed space filled with vapors given off by oil-based paint, paint thinner, some moth-proofing substances, flammable dust, or other explosive or toxic vapors.
  • » Do not use for any purpose other than described in this user guide. Use only the manufacturer’s recommended attachments.
  • » Do not use with damaged cord or plug. If the appliance is not working as it should or has been dropped, damaged, left outdoors, or dropped into water, have it repaired at an authorized service center.
  • » Do not use to pick up toxic material (chlorine bleach, ammonia, drain cleaner, etc.).
  • » Do not pick up anything that is burning or smoking, such as cigarettes, matches, or hot ashes.
  • » Do not pull or carry by cord, use cord as a handle, close a door on cord, or pull cord around sharp edges or corners. Do not run appliance over cord. Keep cord away from heated surfaces.
  • » Use only BISSELL® cleaning products intended for use with this appliance to prevent internal component damage. See the Cleaning Formulas section of this guide.
  • » Do not unplug by pulling on cord. To unplug, grasp the plug, not the cord.
  • » Do not handle plug or appliance with wet hands.
  • » Do not immerse. Use only on surfaces moistened by the cleaning process.
  • » Do not carry the appliance while in use.
  • » Keep appliance on a level surface.
  • » Do not put any object into openings. Do not use with any opening blocked; keep openings free of dust, lint, hair, and anything that may reduce airflow.
  • » Always install float before any wet pick-up operation.



Improper connection of the equipment-grounding conductor can result in a risk of electrical shock. Check with a qualified electrician or service person if you aren’t sure if the outlet is properly grounded. DO NOT MODIFY THE PLUG. If it will not fit the outlet, have a proper outlet installed by a qualified electrician. This appliance is designed for use on a nominal 120-volt circuit and has a grounding attachment plug that looks like the plugin the
illustration. Make certain that the appliance is connected to an outlet having the same configuration as the plug. No plug adapter should be used with this appliance.


This appliance must be connected to a grounded wiring system. If it should malfunction or break down, grounding provides a safe path of least resistance for electrical current, reducing the risk of electrical shock. The cord for this appliance has an equipment-grounding conductor and a grounding plug. It must only be plugged into an outlet that is properly installed and grounded in accordance with all local codes and ordinances.

What’s in the Box?

Standard accessories may vary by model. To identify what should be included with your purchase, please refer to the “Carton Contents” list located on the carton top flap.


Go to support.BISSELL.com for assembly videos.

1. Slide Middle Handle onto Lower Body until it “clicks” into place.

2. Slide Upper Handle into Middle Handle until it “clicks” into place.

3. Place Clean Water Tank on the handle and push down until it “clicks” into place.

4. Wrap up the power cord.

Cleaning Formulas

View our family of carpet cleaning formulas for your family of mess makers at BISSELL.com.

Keep plenty of BISSELL® formulas on hand so you can clean whenever it fits your schedule. Always use genuine BISSELL formulas in your machine. Other formulas may harm the machine and void the warranty.


Machine Formula

Certain trademarks used under license from The Procter & Gamble Company or its affiliates

WARNING To reduce the risk of fire and electric shock due to internal component damage, use only BISSELL cleaning formulas intended for use with the carpet cleaning device.

Filling the Clean Water Tank

For additional tips and tricks on filling your Clean Water Tank visit support.BISSELL.com.

1. Remove the Clean Water Tank by lifting straight up and away from the machine.

2. Unscrew the cap at the bottom of the tank.

3. Fill with hot (140°F/60°C MAX) tap water to the WATER line. Do not use boiling water. Do not heat water in the microwave.

4. Add the BISSELL formula to the FORMULA line.

5. Replace and tighten the cap.

6. Replace the tank on the machine until it “clicks” into place.

Cleaning Your Carpet

For additional carpet cleaning tips, head to support.BISSELL.com.

Tips Before Cleaning

  • If cleaning an entire room, consider moving your furniture to another area.
  • Use a dry vacuum cleaner over the area before using your deep cleaner.
  • Remove any large, solid debris before wet cleaning.
  • Pretreat stains with BISSELL® Pretreat to improve performance on coffee stains and ground-in dirt.

1. Plug into a proper outlet.

2. Turn the machine ON by pressing the power switch.

3. Step on the recline pedal located below the power switch.

4. Make cleaning passes. Repeat these passes until the solution being pulled up appears clean. Empty the Dirty Water Tank and refill the Clean Water Tank as needed.

  1. Hold Spray Trigger
    · 1 pass forward
    · 1 pass back
  2. Release Spray Trigger
    · 1 pass forward
    · 1 pass back

Emptying the Dirty Water Tank

For maintenance how-to videos, visit support.BISSELL.com.

1. Turn OFF and unplug your machine.

2. Release Dirty Water Tank by pulling out and up on the latches on the side.

3. Carefully remove tank by lifting up on the Dirty Water Tank Handle.

4. Lift tab on the top of the tank.

5. To empty, pour out dirty water using the opening at the back of the tank. Rinse the tank thoroughly. Reinsert tab into the tank.

6. To continue cleaning, align the bottom of the tank to the base and secure it into place with latches.

» Please check manufacturer’s tag before cleaning area rugs for any specialized cleaning instructions. We do not recommend deep cleaning delicate, silk, wool, antique, or area rugs without a manufacturer’s tag.
» Do not overwet carpet. Be careful not to run over loose objects or edges of area rugs. Stalling the brush may result in premature belt failure.

After-Cleaning Care

For more tips on maintaining your machine, visit support.BISSELL.com.

1. Turn OFF and unplug your machine. Follow steps 2 & 3 in the section above to remove the Dirty Water Tank.

2. Grab the top of the Nozzle and pull it up and away from the machine. Rinse or wipe it clean. Use a cloth to wipe debris from the red filter.

3. Use a cloth to wipe clean.

4. Ensure the Dirty Water Tank is empty by gently removing the float stack and unscrewing the ring at the bottom of the tank. Follow steps 4 & 5 on page 5.

5. Clean and rinse debris from the float. Keeping the float clean prevents your Dirty Water Tank from overflowing and ensures the seal stays intact.

6. Once clean, assemble by aligning the arrow on the float with the notch on the tank. Then, return the ring and twist it to lock. Make sure it’s fully aligned, so water doesn’t leak.

7. To replace the Nozzle, align the top into the channel in front of the red filter and press it in place.

8. Use both hands to push the bottom portion of the Nozzle into place.

9. Once the Dirty Water Tank is dry align the bottom of the tank to the base and secure it into place with latches.

ATTENTION If you experience no suction, remove the Dirty Water Tank and ensure the Nozzle is secured and latched appropriately. Return Dirty Water Tank to the machine and try cleaning again.

WARNING To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, or injury, turn the power OFF and disconnect the plug from the electrical outlet before performing maintenance or troubleshooting.

Replacing the Belt and Brush Roll

For maintenance how-to videos, visit support.BISSELL.com.

1. Turn OFF and unplug your machine. Use a Phillips-head screwdriver to remove the 3 screws.

2. Remove belt cover.

3. Pull Brush Roll out and remove the belt from the track.

4. Pull the belt off of the motor shaft.

5. Wrap a new belt around the motor shaft.

6. Put the belt on the Brush Roll track. Put the Brush Roll back into position.

7. Align Brush Roll mount to screw post.

8. Reposition belt cover.

9. Reinstall 3 screws.

Any other maintenance or servicing not included in this manual should be performed by an authorized service representative.

WARNING To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, or injury, turn the power OFF and disconnect the plug from the electrical outlet before performing maintenance or troubleshooting.

Storing Your Machine

Visit support.BISSELL.com for additional maintenance tips for your machine.
Store your machine in a protected, dry area. When finished using the product, wrap the cord around the cord wrap for storage.
NOTICE: To reduce the risk of a leaking condition, do not store machines where freezing may occur. Damage to internal components may result.


For a comprehensive walkthrough of your product and support tips visit support.BISSELL.com.

This guide has everything you need to get ready for first use, including setting up, using, and maintaining your machine, but online you’ll find additional resources like tips and troubleshooting, videos, product registration, parts, and more.


The 1-Year limited warranty may vary by state. Visit support.BISSELL.com or call 1-800-237-7691 for complete warranty information.


But wait, there’s more!
Join us online for a complete guide to your new product, including
troubleshooting, product registration, parts, and more.
Go to support.BISSELL.com.


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What is the difference between Powerbrush and Powerforce models?

The Powerbrush model has a motorized brushroll that rotates at two speeds. The Powerforce model does not have a motorized brushroll. Both models have the same suction power and can be used to vacuum carpets or bare floors.

How do you use the Bissell Powerforce Powerbrush pet?

Design has a new float valve for the dirty water tank so no more getting the water sucked up into the motor and sprayed back out onto the clean. Ground. So that’s a plus it has a removable nozzle.

Is Powerforce Powerbrush pet a vacuum?

Lifts away dirt and stains that a vacuum leaves behind. Tackle Tough Pet Messes. Great for cleaning high traffic areas, small spaces and area rugs where pet messes happen. Lightweight & Powerful.

How do you clean a Bissell Powerforce pet?

First, remove the collection tank by pulling up and out on the latches on both sides of the tank.
Carefully remove the tank by lifting up on the tank carry handle.
To empty the tank, pour out the contents through the opening on the the back of the tank.
Then rinse the tank thoroughly.

Can I use vinegar and water in my Bissell Powerforce?

Create a cleaning solution with one part white vinegar and one part hot water. Clean the window frames by wiping them down with a cloth that’s dampened with an all-purpose cleaner and water. Then wipe the solution away with a clean water cloth and dry the frame thoroughly.

How do you use attachments on a Bissell pet vacuum?

When you’re done using the above flow tools put the hose back on the wand. Then put the wand back on the vacuum by sliding it into place. That’s it we hope you found these tips useful.

Why is my Bissell Powerforce Powerbrush not spraying?

If your TurboClean™ has reduced or no spray these tips may help. First, remove the collection tank by pulling up and out on the latches on both sides of the tank. Now rinse the nozzle under running water and set it aside to dry.

How do you remove the brush from a Bissell Proheat pet?

Pull up on the accessory hose door located on the top of the foot to remove the brushroll cover press the to release buttons. And lift straight up.

Why is there no water coming out of my Bissell Proheat pet?

If your machine is still not spraying, check to make sure the clean tank has water and/or the water & formula mixture in the tank. If your tank is empty, this could be the reason your machine is not spraying. You will need to fill your clean tank again. Reset the tank and ensure it sits snug on the machine.

Can I use any detergent in Bissell Proheat pet?

It’s possible to use others, but we recommend against it. Our formulas contain no dyes, phosphates or optical brighteners, and will produce optimal cleaning performance when used in combination with BISSELL carpet cleaning machines.

How do I fix my Bissell Proheat pet?

This can get caked up in pet hair if it’s caked up in pet hair or dirt rinse it off scrub it with a toothbrush or some type of brush dry it and place it back inside of your machine.

Why is my Bissell Proheat pet not dispensing soap?

Remove the water tank from your Bissell Proheat pet cleaner. If the water tank was installed improperly, the cleaning solution will not spray.


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