Before disassembly, make sure that the device is unplugged.
  • Before disassembly, make sure that the device is unplugged.

  • Unscrew the two 17.83 mm black screws located on the handle.

Separate the shell from the main component.
  • Separate the shell from the main component.

  • Make sure that the each piece is free from debris.

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Continue to pull the components apart. For reassembly, put the silver encasing on before the the black cover. For reassembly, put the silver encasing on before the the black cover.
  • Continue to pull the components apart.

  • For reassembly, put the silver encasing on before the the black cover.

Locate the switches in the handle of the device.
  • Locate the switches in the handle of the device.

Set the multimeter to 200 ACV.
  • Set the multimeter to 200 ACV.

Bring the probes toward each switch to test for continuity.
  • Bring the probes toward each switch to test for continuity.

  • If the numbers on the multimeter continue to change, the circuit is closed and the switches are functioning.

  • If the meter stays at a finite number, the circuit is open and the switch needs to be replaced.

  • To replace faulty switch, cut the wires and solder the wires back on to the new switch.

Conclusion

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

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