Having problems with your Electrolux Centralux Vacuum ?
Unit will not turn off, unless unplugged
\015 Worked fine, used it on one of my wall outlets, unplugged it, and it kept on running, replaced the outlet, did not help\015
This sounds like a relay sticking on the control board inside the unit. The only other thing I've seen cause this, would be a short in your low voltage wiring. I had a service call where the wires were laid across the top of metal studs and the insulation had been damaged to the point that the wires would short out on the stud. To be sure it's not something in your wiring, disconnect the low voltage wires from the unit while it's "stuck" running. If it continues to run, then have your control board replaced. This is a somewhat common problem on these units. Good Luck!
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Unit will not turn off, unless unplugged
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