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Have a Miele 700 which will not run. Power light shows but on preesing "Run" switch this goes out but may light again after a time.Have some idea the main cover safety switch may be faulty.

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Re: Miele Vacuum Cleaner

S718 doesn't come up in the Meile parts list, there is a S518, some possibles to check: The switch part #04367102, Indictor lite w/pot. # 05482010, Reel cord 05240302, and motor electronic control # 05408620. Any one of these could be giving you the problem you describe. You will have to dive in and starting with the switch, and eliminate which ever parts seem ok. The reel cord could have bad internal contacts, I have had the pots go bad, but the electronic control more ofter. Which I could pin point it for you.

Posted on Jan 18, 2008

Re: Miele Vacuum Cleaner

Thanks reddevil6 - will pursue the items you mention and report outcome as soon as possible.

Much appreciated,
Regards, Colruss.

Posted on Jan 18, 2008

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