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

Progressive canister turns on and off when you pull hose.

\015 I have a progressive canister 25614 and it turns on and off when you are vacuuming. Seems like you have to keep the hose in just the right position. It is about 2 years old but has been doing this for a long time. Do you know what needs to be replaced?\015

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I saw this on another FixYa post -- it tells you how to remove the wand cover safely---
\015\012Comment posted on Feb 09, 20082bubbles\015\012ok here we go.. fine a small file that will fit the holes at the bottom\015\012of the wand and break the file so that the flat end fit into the wand.\015\012please make sure the wand is not plug in to anything. now put it into\015\012the hole and try to clean it out gently not too hard or you will damage\015\012the contacts. after that grab a needle nose pilers and very gently\015\012press the contacts. not a lot or it won't fit back into the power-mate.\015\012ok now for the top of the wand. if you look at the wand where the\015\012button is to extent the wand. on each side you will see a small clip.\015\012with a small flat head screw driver push into the clip at the point\015\012closer to the wand tube. it will pop out. make sure to check the clip\015\012to see how to put it back in. after both clips are out you will notice\015\012a that the clips left a gap. the back part of the wand or cover will\015\012now slip off. push it toward the gap. then up. after removing the\015\012cover. you will see a ribbon strip which is attached to the prongs or\015\012fuse .you can remove the fuse and then clean the contacts. please be\015\012careful. once this is done you then put it all together and try it out.\015\012the fuse is a part that you can buy at sears if you have to. let me\015\012know if this helps you out. if it seems like too much just take it to\015\012sears and ask them to replace the wand fuse for you instead of\015\012replacing the whole wand. hope this helps .
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