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Depends on which one you have, but most either have a battery that disconnects and slides into the charger, or the cord that comes with it plugs into the back of the handle about inline with the center line of the motor.

Drills | Answered 2 days ago

If you have a tool with carbon brushes open the back and look to the carbon brushes if they are worn replace both armature AND brushes together 3 benefits 1. It runs smooth again 2. more power happy batteries 3. more power longer lasting for the power assembly+switch
If you have a brushless tool there is 1 option open and clean the the switch inside is the only option to do or replace the switch stator unit depends on witch model.

Milwaukee Drills | Answered 3 days ago

I have never tried this so all I can say is try it.

Ryobi Drills | Answered on Mar 24, 2017

there are some idea here, but mine is that after cleaning, you spray the rollers with a dry silicone spray like Jigaloo to stop anything sticking to them. This product will also remove sticky residue like ball point pen.

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Drills | Answered on Mar 23, 2017

I would contact the manufacturer and ask why their repairer is taking too long.
A replacement is usually only offered up to a couple of weeks old if faulty.

Makita Drills | Answered on Mar 20, 2017

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