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Does not turn on we have checked the fuse. Went to turn it on yesterday, made a small noise and not worked since.

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Typical problem with vaccuum cleaners anytime after about a year is that the wire in the flex fatigues at the point where it enters the cleaner. This results in an internal break in the wire. If it has only just happened, a good test is to turn the machine on, take hold of the flex about an inch before the point it enters the cleaner and shove it upwards firmly, if there is a fatigue break, it will make the circuit and the machine will burst into life. THIS IS NOT A FIX, THIS IS A TEST! If this action does demonstrate that this is the problem, you will need to remove the flex, cut out the failing couple of inches and re-make the connections.
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