Having problems with your Electrolux Vacuums ?

I have an Eureka Express canister vacuum - I believe it's model 8284 - that just stopped working. Plug it in, turn it on, and absolutely nothing happens. I took it to the local sew and vac place and they say it's a circuit board that is no longer available. I've looked at all the parts lists and diagrams for that vacuum and I would swear there isn't a circuit board there. (I wouldn't have even thought that in 1989 they would have used circuits.) In any case, I absolutely love this machine a


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Given the age of the machine weighed against you fondness for it, unless you can find a fault with either the switch or the cord, there is little else that can be done. With time the electrical lead can break down and one of the wires in the cord can break. Check both the live and the neutral wires for continuity from the plug to the switch. Check the switch for continuity across the input terminals and the output terminals. There is one other thing to check and that would be the brushes. You will probably be told that brushes are no longer available for that model, but some kindly parts outlet may match up a pair of brushes for you.
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