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Spotbot won't shut off, handpiece won't work.

\015 When I run the Bissel Spotbot I am unable to use the manual hand cleaner, it will not work when trying to select it from the controls. When I try to turn on the unit to use the main system it starts up, but when you hit the stop button it will not stay off, but will stay off as long as I hold the stop button. I must unplug it to keep it off. \015\012\015\012Thinking it has to do with the control panel I was looking into trying to get to the panel, but i'm at a loss on that. It's already out of warranty of course, so that's the only reason i'm getting into the system.\015\012\015\012Paul\015

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