Having problems with your Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum ?

A problem. There is this littille mechanism on the top of my rainbow E vacume motor it is making a lot of sparks when it spins and there are two peices that have springs in them that are pushing like two flints i think. that are tuching the spinning thing. as you can tell i dont know what any af this stuff is called so please work with me.


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Sounds like the carbon brushes. If they are sparkng, then either they are bad or the armature is bad, possibly both.
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