Having problems with your Kenmore 25614 / 25615 Progressive Bagged Canister Vacuum ?

The powerhead on our kenmore progressive canister vac (model 116.25615506) turns on and off as the yolk handle is raised and lowered. what is the most likely cause and is it repairable? thanks,


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Wires (pins) are burned in the handle connection, usually the top section by the switch, unhook from the metal wand and inspect the connection, look for black sooty looking pin holes or pins, check both sides. This means the pins have burned slightly and now have a loose connection with little or no continuity. Very common, you will need to repair with a wire Kit or have a professional do it. Horrible design flaw been going on for years with these types of vacuums.....ACE
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