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Tracing the small black wire to the bottom of the stator and peeling back the tape reveals...

A thermistor!

The thermistor is used to monitor the temperature of the windings to avoid meltdown.

We're told that the motor temperature has to reach a maximum of 130 degrees Celsius (266 degrees Fahrenheit) before being shut off!

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