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Operating switch This is an old model. The operating switch/dial on top of the machine has become very stiff. We have disassembled and reassembled the machine as far as possible but have been unable to release the stiffness.

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  • jules_crickm Jan 13, 2009

    Thanks. Sounds possible. Will try and let you know.

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You could try a shot of contact cleaner inside the guts of the switch. Perhaps over time some sticky residue has built up causing the switch to become frozen. Unplug the unit, spray inside the guts of the switch, work the switch back and forth. repeat unit the switch loosens up. BE SURE to use a contact cleaner that won"t damage plastics, will say on label!

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