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How to tell which part of kirby g3 electric motor is bad
\015 How to determine if the motor or power switch is bad\015
Normally its the field wire that goes first, needs visual inspection,
\012cant test power switch,so will have to test with new one
\012cant test power switch,so will have to test with new one
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How to tell which part of kirby g3 electric motor is bad
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