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Offline jar45

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ETS 150/3 Sander, intermittent starts and stops
« on: January 31, 2021, 11:39 AM »
Hi:
My ETS 150/3 Sander cuts out when I use it.  It appear to be a problem with the Plug-It connection on the sander itself, as the cord works on my other sander and tools.   I can jiggle the connection/cord and the sander will run but not continue.
 I opened the top of the sander and it looks like a simple task to replaced the cord connection of the sander.  Could someone advise me  if this part is available for replacement and any important details in this task?   

Thanks
John

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Offline Wood_Slice

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Re: ETS 150/3 Sander, intermittent starts and stops
« Reply #1 on: February 22, 2021, 05:31 PM »
Is it the ETS EC?

Spoke to Festool today apparently this issue is happening to the ETS EC sanders
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Offline Hawkeye0001

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Re: ETS 150/3 Sander, intermittent starts and stops
« Reply #2 on: February 22, 2021, 05:40 PM »
You can get any part straight from Festool, check on ekat.festool.com for your model and send them the required part number via email.