Introduction

Use this guide to replace the switch if the device will not turn on when receiving power.

Unplug the device before following this guide.
  • Unplug the device before following this guide.

  • First, place the device on its side, making sure the switch is not facing down.

  • Remove the eight 12mm Phillips #02 screws from the base.

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Gently separate the panel from the device.
  • Gently separate the panel from the device.

  • Be sure not to tug at the wires that are still connected.

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  • Locate the switch/wire assembly inside the device.

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  • Pull back the insulation sleeves to expose the connector heads.

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  • Note the color of each wire and the order you remove them.

  • Using a pair of pliers, firmly grip the base of the wire.

  • Be sure to grip where the connector meets the wire and not where the connector covers the switch prong.

  • Pull the wire straight out of the switch.

  • Repeat this step for each wire.

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  • Using pliers, pinch tabs at the top and bottom of switch.

  • While pinching the tabs, push the switch until the tabs are on the outside of the device.

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  • Remove the switch from the device.

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Conclusion

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

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The red light turns on but the disk isnt spinning or heating up and when the out let has power

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