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Kenmore 33721 does not start

I was using my Kenmore 33721 vacuum and it just stopped working (as if it was unpluged). I verified the outlet had power and tried to turn the vacuum on. Nothing. I tried in several other outlets. Nothing. I have taken care of the vacuum regularly, following the cleaning procedure in the manual. It is four years old. Any help would be appreciated.

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  • SJ P Sep 03, 2007

    Thanks Guest.

    I got the cover off (lots of screws) but I'm not very good with wiring diagrams.

    Is the fuse the detachable piece that is screwed into the motor?

    Thanks.

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Same thing happened to me. After taking the cover off I noticed a wiring diagram on the inside cover. There is a fuse between the on/off button and the motor, sure enough the fuse had blown. There is no mention of a fuse in the manual! The vacuum works great again.

Posted on Sep 02, 2007

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