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Re: My 16 gal. S.s. Ridgid shop vac stopped working
There is usually an internal fuse inside the windings someplace. It's for an overheat condition but can fail because it's a POS. Other causes can be loose connections, bad plug, or bad switch. The easiest to test is the switch - use an ohm meter for continuity.
... it was plumbed by Ray Charles and his helper Stevie Wonder