Having problems with your Rainbow Technologies D4 Bagless Vacuum ?
Need to replace clips that hold motor to the basin on Rainbow vacuum
There is somebody on ebay that sells clips for the rainbows. Do an ebay search on rainbow clips or rainbow latch. I think they include instructions.
There are small brass colored pin going through the latch half way between the upper portion and lower portion, where it is attached to main body of the Rainbow. Take a small nail or dowel put it directly on one end of the brass pin and tap till it comes out. Put the new latch where the old one was and insert the pin till it stops. Then tap slowly so as it pushes though the other side you can line up the hole. When the pin is flush, you are done.
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