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Resmed Vpap auto won't shut off.
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I have a Resmed Vpap Auto that I've been using since 2005. I think I must have punched a wrong button and now it won't shut off. Sometimes if I hold the Off button for a long time it might go off but not always. I've read the user manual and it is no help. Can anyone help me?

vryoung
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Hi vryoung,
WELCOME! to the forum.!
Hang in there for suggestions and best of luck to you.
trish6hundred
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#3
The most obvious thing is to pull the plug and see if when you plug it back in it is still in the "on" mode, but you probably tried that already.

Leave it off a full 10 seconds or more if you (re)try this.

If it comes back to "On" maybe you can get by this way for a while, or maybe this will reset the machine to the normal behavior.
Sweet Dreams,

HerbM
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Yes, I've tried that and it is still on when i plug it in again.

Thanks
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HI, good day.

i think the rubber button is already worn out or the inside is full of dust. thus making it always in contact to the board. Did you send it for service?

rgds.

(02-16-2014, 05:26 PM)vryoung Wrote: I have a Resmed Vpap Auto that I've been using since 2005. I think I must have punched a wrong button and now it won't shut off. Sometimes if I hold the Off button for a long time it might go off but not always. I've read the user manual and it is no help. Can anyone help me?

vryoung

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How did I miss this? Moving this to the main forum.
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(02-17-2014, 10:41 PM)deetree Wrote: HI, good day.

i think the rubber button is already worn out or the inside is full of dust. thus making it always in contact to the board. Did you send it for service?

rgds.

(02-16-2014, 05:26 PM)vryoung Wrote: I have a Resmed Vpap Auto that I've been using since 2005. I think I must have punched a wrong button and now it won't shut off. Sometimes if I hold the Off button for a long time it might go off but not always. I've read the user manual and it is no help. Can anyone help me?

vryoung
Hi deetree,
WELCOME! to the forum.!
trish6hundred
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