Having problems with your Kenmore Vacuums ?
The mechanism that rolls back in the power cord seems to be working slower and sometimes not at all. Was wondering if the mechanism in question has an adjustment to increase the tension on it so the power cord goes in faster like it used to.
It easy to adjust the roll back of vacuums the problem is hard to dismantle the unit to remove all the things to see the adjustment roll,all vacuums is need to remove all screw to open the unit even to replace the small parts like switch,and sometimes we cannot adjust the roll back if the spring is worn out we need to replace the new one,for me much better call and service technician for your comfortable and practically to not damage the other plastic part of the unit.and you get a warranty service for that one.
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