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Red plug light is on. machine won't run - Electrolux Epic 6500 Vacuum


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The plug light should be on, so you know its getting power. it might just be a broken switch, or worst case a bad motor. a good vacuum repair should should be able to check it out at little to no charge before you agree to any repair.
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Red plug light is on. machine won't run - Electrolux Epic 6500 Vacuum


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