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I have a foodsaver, model V3840, supposed to release the bottom when green buttons are pushed, it is not unlocking.

Feels like there is something not releasing inside. I have tried every variation of holding, including shaking it upside down, nothing releases. I would like to clean the inside, can't get in like it shows....

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Call the mfg. customer service. you may be able to find their number on line.

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