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My Rainbow stopped running

I was using the Rainbow and it stopped running. Is there a fuse or reset button. Nothing happens when I turn the switch on. I used the deodorizer solution in the tank. It foamed up and the vacuum shut off. Now it won't turn back on.

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If u took it apart a little black plastic piece may have fell out like on mine fine it. Bc it is the safety switch that tells that thewater basin is in or not. I know this bc I took mine apart amd had same problem. Hope it helps. Helene

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I took my unit apart to clean it. I was careful to put it back the same way. Now it won't start.

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Hi, there is no reset button on a Rainbow vacuum. There is a safety switch on all E series and E2 series Rainbow vacuums, that keep it from running without the water basin on it.
If you have any more questions let me know. I am a Rainbow seller, and a Rainbow expert also.

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Have a rainbow e-2 that was running and quit.


Hi, there is no reset button on a Rainbow vacuum. There is a safety switch on all E series and E2 series Rainbow vacuums, that keep it from running without the water basin on it.

If you have any more questions let me know. I am a Rainbow seller, and a Rainbow expert also.

Thank you,
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Hi, there is no reset button on a Rainbow vacuum. There is a safety switch on all E series and E2 series Rainbow vacuums, that keep it from running without the water basin on it.
If you have any more questions let me know. I am a Rainbow seller, and a Rainbow expert also.

Thank you,
Ralph
One other thing, water sucking through your vacuum should not hurt it. It is not good though, but will not make it not run.

Thank you again,
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Hi, there is no reset button on a Rainbow vacuum. There is a safety switch on all E series and E2 series Rainbow vacuums, that keep it from running without the water basin on it.

If you have any more questions let me know. I am a Rainbow seller, and a Rainbow expert also. Thank you, Ralph
One other thing. All E series vacuums have a built in circuit breaker on the motor. Some of the earlier ones, it was only a fuse, and if it blew, it had to be replaced, or removed and wired directly without it on there. Most of them have a automatic reseting curcuit breaker, that will blow and auto reset its self, after it cools off. They do sometimes stay blown also, and do not reset. If that is the case, it has to also be replaced, or removed, and wired directly, with out it on there.

Motor brushes are usually the source of a non working E-2 vacuums and when they burn out, they usually take the motor armature with them, from excessive heat and flare electrical arking to the armature.

Thank you again,
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