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do you have the 1 hp or 1.5 hp?
thank you...is model/series a JWPA?
This should be a pretty easy change out...same wiring, and threaded connections.
When you heard a sizzle it likely burned out the windings in the existing motor.
The motor you can use is HERE
The link is just for an example so feel free to shop around with the model number. If you have issues during install just return back here as once the service is rated you have 30 days of free follow up
You can verify by seeing if the motor gets full power when switch is turned on. Rarely is it the switch...it more commonly is the motor.
But if you have full power and no motor = replace motor and not full power = replace switch