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Won't work for carpet

I have the Kenmore cannister progressive model#11629812991. When I turn it to carpet to clean, it doesn't change. In the past when this has happened I just take it apart and clean the hair out. This time it still won't work and the overload reset button doesn't work either. Also the powermate Jr. has not worked for about a year. Help!!!

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You could have a bad switch in the handle on the hose, may also be that the female plug at the end of the handle has broken loose inside and has gotten pushed in to far for the male connector on the want to reach it and cannot make a good connection. The switch and wire hartness come together when you order it. If the plug broke loose, you can either glue it to the tube or replace the tube.

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