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As mention when the vaccum cleaner is switch on it's produced a bad smells has it got to do with the filter?
A little always make sure your filters are clean.but the biggest problem will be with the belt and the brush roller.if it smells like wires burning then its probably the motor .reach up under the front where the roller is but unplug first and see if you can turn the roller by hand.if it turns real freely then the belt is bad.there should be a little drag o the roller when you turn it. i would take the bottom open depending on what kind of vacuum you have and take the brush roller out and clean it real good.holding the brrush try turning the ends and see if they turn easy,if not there is probably carpet strands or hear wrapped around it in the inside of the ends,if you can't turn the roller you need to buy a new roller.if its just the belt replace the belt but before you do clean the motor shaft usually when a belt goes bad there is burnt rubber still on the shaft ,if you don't clean the shaft your new belt will not last long
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As mention when the vaccum cleaner is switch on it's produced a bad smells has it got to do with the filter?
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