Having problems with your Bissell 3750 Lift Off Bagless Upright Vacuum ?
The plug and socket also burned on mine
\015 Is There a Place where we can purchase the plug and socket ?? in case Bissell does not send me a re-furbished vacuum ..\015
Bissell wont sell the parts you need any more. dont ask me why.
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