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Riccar 1700 power nozzle wont turn on

\015 Hi- I just bought a used riccar 1700. the canister power turns on just fine but the power nozzle and power brush wont turn on. I bought this under the premise that these are reliable machines that last a long time. Will this be an expensive fix? is there some sort of computer reset that i could do myself? -Laura\015

Answers :

Make sure the 'Power brush' switch on the contol panel on the hose is depressed. Check the circuit breaker on the power nozzle; it will either be a button or a breaker that looks like a rocker switch, try to reset it.
\015\012 Is the power nozzle motor running but the brush just isn't turning? If so you may have a broken belt. Not a likely solution since the belt is a lifetime belt, but still remotely possible.
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