Having problems with your Thermax AF1 Canister Vacuum ?
Thermax motor to the nozzle/ power head wont engage when I pug in
\015 The motor and suction works on the vacuum, but the second motor to engage the head does not engage when I pug it in, not sure if it is a problem in the place where I pug, because it seemed to be difficult to get a connection for a while, but now wont come on at all, so may be the head motor?\015
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