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Where is snapping sound? at switch area, or motor area? Like a spark snap. like a wire shorted? 36 volts can make quite a spark.
! Likely the handle switch is slipping and not turning on the switch. I suspect broken switch. Unplug the battery before taking the handle apart.
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