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WH5205 upright vacuum power cable replacement. How do you get at the cable connections inside? HELP! :(

\015 The power cord is intermittent where it enters the bottom of the cleaner, beyond the cable 'grommet'. The fault may be a broken wire or a loose connection, but I can't see what I have to remove to get inside it to repair it? I'm an electrical engineer BTW.\015

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