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How do you disassemble a Rainbow model D4C vacuum cleaner.

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How do you disassemble a Rainbow model D4C vacuum cleaner. I need to fix a short.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  I.can replied 5 years ago.
HiYa Customer/a>


 

  • After you have removed the four screws that you can see, you have to remove the rubber gasket.
  • This gasket is glued on so it has to be removed slowly in order to re-use it again.
  • Put tape on the outside of the vacuum cleaner so you will be able to align the screws and holes after your repair.
  • While you have the vacuum apart, you may want to replace the cord.
  • Unless you replace the switch, you will have to splice your new cord to the old one near the switch. Good Luck
  • If you do not have a manual, you can print one out at this site.

http://www.rainbowsystem.com/rainbowsystem/pdf/manuals/rainbow_d4/SE_Rainbow.pdf


It could also be something other than the switch or cord (motor component shorted out). Best to take it to a rainbow dealer if you are not mechanically inclined enough to take it apart yourself.
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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
The link to a manual was just a user manual. Not of much usse to me. A service maanual is what I was looking for. Hopefully once I remove the gasket, I can see what has to come off next. The metal plate around the center seem to be pretty corroded and may need to be replace also. Is there a parts manual available?
Expert:  I.can replied 5 years ago.
I'll try and find one for you.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Thank you, XXXXX XXXXX your assistance!
Expert:  I.can replied 5 years ago.
Your wellcome.

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