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Have power to board, but light, no motor operation

With switch in forward mode,bagger safety switch is closed, paper inserted between sensors, no lights.
Capacitor? board component? Hopefully easy fix, but don't know. Please help, if you can. Thanks.......Ted

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I don't think this model has a fuse on the PC Board but if it does, unplug the power cord.
Remove the top cover (2 screw front and 2 screw back). Check board and check all connections.

It's probably just a defective switch. The only other thing that would cause this problem would be a defective Main PC board.

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