Introduction

The safety switch must be pressed simultaneously with the operating switch for the blades to move. If the safety switch is either stuck or loose then it or its spring might need to be replaced.

  1. Locate and remove the six 1.5 cm screws marked on the picture from the plastic casing with a Phillips head #2 screwdriver.
    • Locate and remove the six 1.5 cm screws marked on the picture from the plastic casing with a Phillips head #2 screwdriver.

  2. Remove faceplate, to expose inner mechanisms.
    • Remove faceplate, to expose inner mechanisms.

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  4. Locate and remove the safety switch by pulling it away from the body of device. Be careful not to lose the spring which is under pressure and might fly out during removal. Locate and remove the safety switch by pulling it away from the body of device. Be careful not to lose the spring which is under pressure and might fly out during removal. Locate and remove the safety switch by pulling it away from the body of device. Be careful not to lose the spring which is under pressure and might fly out during removal.
    • Locate and remove the safety switch by pulling it away from the body of device. Be careful not to lose the spring which is under pressure and might fly out during removal.

  5. Inspect both the spring and switch to see if either is deformed or damaged. If so replace with new part.
    • Inspect both the spring and switch to see if either is deformed or damaged. If so replace with new part.

    • When reassembling be careful inner wires don't get caught in the spring.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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