Having problems with your Electrolux Lux 5500 Canister Vacuum ?

My wand on my canister began to spark and snap and smoke. The element was melting. and now I am stuck with only a working canister. the elememt or electrical hook up is burned up...and I guess I am gonna have to BUY ANOTHER wand or connection??? I don't know what to do... but this is a HUGE dissapointment. The canister still works... but no vacume head.


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How's the hose?
\015\012If it's only one wand, yes, you'll need to buy a new one. It depends on where it burnt out. If it was at a connection to the hose, the other wand, or the power nozzle, you need to check the connections thoroughly for discoloration, breaks/cracks, and potentially shorts in the hose, wand, and power nozzle.
\015\012The entire vacuum should be taken to the nearest Aerus Electrolux dealer for troubleshooting for what caused the sparking in the first place.
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