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I have an electrolux Z8280 cyclonic twin clean vacuum cleaner 2000w. At the moment the power (blue) and filter light (red) are both flashing at the same time and it won't turn on at all. I have emptied the dirt, checked for blockages, and checked the filters and i still don't know what the problem is :( Can anyone help me? Thanks


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