Question about Franklin Spelling Ace SA-206S

2 Answers

The on off switch in my Franklin Wordmaster only works intermittently. I would like to clean the contact that this makes work but cannot take the device apart. I have removed the 2 screws in the rear but this obviously is not enough. Any suggestions. Tom

Posted by on


2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.


    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.


    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 16 Answers

Take a sharp cutter blade and try to separate the two two from the joint ...u have to put a bit effort as there are plastic locks to hold the two together

Posted on Aug 30, 2010

  • 1 more comment 
  • tommymearns2 Aug 30, 2010

    Thanks for your help. I have previously managed to separate the two halves on 3 sides but it is the bottom that is very difficult to separate. I have tried but just feel that if I apply any more pressure something is going to break. I will however try again. Tom

  • mohit_love7 Aug 31, 2010

    check for any hidden screw beneath the label of the product on the lower panel....

  • tommymearns2 Aug 31, 2010

    Many, Many thanks. The screws were situated under the rubber feet. I had tried removing the feet before but it seemed as though they were almost moulded in but in the end they were only glued in. I will now attempt to clean the contact. Wherever you are you have been very helpful. I am domiciled outside Aberdeen in Scotland............Tom


  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    New Friend:

    An expert that has 1 follower.

    Welcome Back:

    Visited the website for 2 consecutive days.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

I too have Franklin Wordmaster plus, which only starts intermittently
to open I took out to screws at top, removed 2 small round feet at bottom, removed 2 screws nderneath, prised back off, then removed futher 6 screws from circuit board, this revealed on/off button, cleaned contacts, put back together, still only works intermittently,
anyone got any ideas ?

Posted on Oct 07, 2016


1 Suggested Answer

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

a 6ya Technician can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Technician (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add



Related Questions:

1 Answer

Why is my phone giving me a message: No sim inserted or why is my Samsung S5 2017 model requesting that I insert a pin to unlock my sim card if I have not switched off my phone.

Have you tired removing the sim card, giving the contacts a clean and putting it back in. Sometimes they will be dirty and make intermittent contact. If you want to clean the contacts, remove the sim and CAREFULLY clean the contacts with alcohol or methylated spirits. See if that works.

Jul 04, 2017 | Samsung Lands Phones

1 Answer

Gets "locked" into park. not every time. intermittant problem. can "wiggle" it to get it able to start.

Two items can cause this problem.

A failing ignition switch and/or a failing brake switch.

I would pass a vacuum over the ign switch and the shift lever area to get the dust out.
The brake switch is hard to get to.

Pull the brake switch connector out and clean off the contacts.

Make sure you clean the switch and the contacts.

Reconnect and test again.

Check the brake light to make sure they are working.

Dec 02, 2009 | 2000 Kia Sephia

1 Answer

Ice machine not working Franklin FIM35

did you ever find a solution? mine does the same thing and drip tray is empty.

Feb 23, 2009 | Franklin Industries Franklin Chef Ice Cube...

1 Answer

Intermittent loss of mobility, get beep beep sound

I sounds like the switch is not making contact relieably. Make sure your key is clean and if that does not work, than the switch inside the console will need to be replaced. Contact Pride Mobility for a technician local to you.

Nov 12, 2008 | Pride Go-Go Ultra X 3-Wheel Travel Scooter

Not finding what you are looking for?
Franklin Spelling Ace SA-206S Logo

423 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Franklin Office Equipment & Supplies Experts


Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

Michael Vincent Cruz

Level 3 Expert

868 Answers

Greg Cann
Greg Cann

Level 3 Expert

1114 Answers

Are you a Franklin Office Equipment and Supply Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides