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I have a short in my hose for the GE 2 motor canister vacuum model106766 where do i get just the hose to replace it

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Hi,

Here is a website for parts for your vacuum: http://www.appliancefactoryparts.com/vacuumcleaners/brands/ge/106766.html#Other%20Parts

I hope this helps. I was confused by your statement that you have a short in your hose. Are you saying that something is wrong in the motor or that you need a new hose for the vacuum? The above website whould get you a hose for the vacuum. For the motor, Do a google search for the GE homepage, then click on the customer service, or support tab.

Good luck,
Hope this helps, if it does, I would appreciate a vote or comment. Thanks,

Handie Andie

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A majority of the time when this happens, it's caused by the hose having a short in it. You'll need to first identify what the source of the short it. To do this, turn the power brush on, and then swivel the hose on both the end before the handle, as well as the end that plugs into the vacuum, can you get the power brush to cut on/off for you from here? If yes, then you'll need to purchase a new hose. You may purchase this hose directly from Sears, however when you buy the hoses through Sears you have to assemble the hose yourself, which is very challenging. An easier way for you to replace the hose, is to purchase a Panasonic canister hose. There are two types of hoses, a 2 wire hose, and a 3 wire hose that fit most Kenmores. When you take the hose out of the canister, look on the part that plugs into the canister, how many prongs do you see here? If 2 then you'll need a 2 wire hose, if 3 then a 3 wire hose.

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