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S4210 will not start. Sounds like the switch. Could it be something in the cord reel? What is the circuit path here, and is there a fix other than repacing the reel and/or the switch?


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It could be the switch or the cord, amongst other things. To check the switch and cord, get to the back of the switch (with the unit unplugged of course) and do continuity tests from the plug to the switch incoming side on both the live and the neutral wires. If you do not have continuity on either one of the wires the cord is faulty. The break will probably be where the cord flexes the most. If you have continuity on the wires, try the switch in the on and off position and see that you have continuity when switched on. If the cord and the switch are in order, the problem is obviously within the vacuum cleaner.
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