When I depress the switch I can hear the clicking in the switch itself quite clearly... if that rubber diaphragm was flaccid it wouldn't make a solid enough connection with the spring behind it ... seems tight to the switch/spring.
Originally Posted by edjack
The rubber boot that seals the opening (where your fingers go) gets flaccid over time and prevents the microswitch from closing.
Just replace it.
Am I understanding it correctly?
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