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The unit won't turn on.I beleive a new switch would solve the problem.Also where can I get a service manual?


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Hi,\015\012If you believe the switch is problem, just repair or check the local market the equivalent switch ( for replacement).\015\012The best place to get manual is just go to manufacturer website then download the manual or request/order them the owner manual.
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