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Hi, My wife's Bernina Minimatic keeps on running when it is plugged it in. My electronics knowledge is not too bad but I'm not an expert; I already tried to disconnect the capacitor (with the 4 wires) located at the motor, but it is still doing the same. So I think the problem is maybe within the pedal. It is continiously running at the low speed and when you push the pedal it runs faster. When you release the pedal it is returning to the low speed again. But it keeps on running. In the pedal there is a only a few electronical components and the circuit seems quite simple. Does anyone know where the problem might be? And if what component it would most likely be, so that I can exchange it? Thanks!!!

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