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We used it then turned it off and went to turn it back on but wouldnt do anything.latches are locked and has water in it. im getting power to the switch

It wont turn back on after turning it off

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E series vacuums have a safety switch underneath the motor unit to insure the water basin is on. You can see the part here and where it is located (left of the separator)
Rainbow interlock plunger

Sometimes this part may have fallen out and gotten lost when you were putting your vacuum away, or your water basin where it would depress this switch broke of.

If your motor is good and power nozzle is good, it may be this.

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