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Pedal does not engage anymore

When I press the release pedal kit with my foot it does not come back to its origianal position. I pull the handle back up again but the pedal does not engage which is causing the vacuum to fall down. How do I fix it?

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I have the same problem. You will need to replace the handle release pedal, part number 8174899, $7.99 plus tax & shipping. Check with Sears Parts. It's a single screw that holds it in place.

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