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Miele Flamenco s 248i looking for help / diagram in fixing re win

I have a miele Flamenco S248i. My cord doesn't re wind anymore. I'm looking to see how I can take it apart and fix it. Can't find a repair manual or something.

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It is easy !
1- unpluge from electricity
2- just a few screws with hexstar head (unscrew)
3-you will find the reel which catch this cord
4- try to rotate it by your self many times may that fix
5- if every thing be ok go in revers these steps
6- if not order for new one and it will be easy also just we will need amor step to disconnect a 3 terminals beside this reel
many thanks

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