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Vacuum cleaner We have a panasonic MC-E47electronic which seems dead. It has a speed control which we nearly always had on full anyway. Have tested continuity through plug, flex and on/off switch and all OK. from then is open circuit through speed control which consist of slide rheostat and mystery small green box (2cm x 2cm x 1cm approx). Across motor there is negligable resistance. Machine is quite old and not worth paying out loads on poarts if it is safe to bypass speed control and connect


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Yes it is safe, but i would make a switch?
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Vacuum cleaner We have a panasonic MC-E47electronic which seems dead. It has a speed control which we nearly always had on full anyway. Have tested continuity through plug, flex and on/off switch and all OK. from then is open circuit through speed control which consist of slide rheostat and mystery small green box (2cm x 2cm x 1cm approx). Across motor there is negligable resistance. Machine is quite old and not worth paying out loads on poarts if it is safe to bypass speed control and connect


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I have a Kirby G7 and it will run on the low speed setting. When i switch to the high speed it starts to spark and smoke near the back of the motor near the windings. Do i have a motor going bad or is there a simpler fix.


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Oreck XL upright - has a 2 speed switch. Now only works in high speed not low speed. Will a new switch correct or is it the motor


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I got this sewing machine , can anyone tell me what this control box is used for ?. It is mounted under the table in front of the motor,It says Control Box on the front and two push button number settings with can be adjusted up or down from ( 0 to 9 ) ,Next to these settings are two toggle switches. One is marked start with on and off and the other switch is marked end with on and off. Above these switches it it says Back Track . The tag on the box says ( Type LE -BB -24 - 110 - 220, 2


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Control cable van you tell me how the control cable connects to the motor unit?


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I have an older Bernina 830 Record sewing machine and I've noticed that it makes a growling noise when I first step on the foot control with the machine in the low speed setting. The noise goes away when the speed picks up. Is this serious? What's the fix?


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