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Eureka m# 4704A red on-off switch (foot touch)won"t press down
\015 The machine is in the on position & won't turn off. The Foot touch on-off red button will no longer press down to turn off. I need a new on-off switch (i think) located above the foot button that releases the handle, above the rollers. (upright machine)\015\012The boss model 4704A\015
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Eureka m# 4704A red on-off switch (foot touch)won"t press down
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