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Hello, i have a Astec 110s central vac that shut down today.

\015 Hello, i have a Astec 110s central vac (11.4A) that shut down today. the motor is turning on but after 10sec. the safety switch trips off. and during this 10sec. , there's no suction. would you know what i should try to fix my Astec 110s vac?\015

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That means that either the motor or the relay is bad.
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