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Belts keep burning and breaking on turbopower 7100

\015 The belts on my vac keep burning and breaking. As far as I can tell, there is only one belt on this model. It is not self propelled. Why would the brush roller not spin? I have replaced the belt 2 times only to have them break within 20 seconds.\015

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If a roller brush does not rotate freely, the motor shaft spins in one place on the belt until it heats it up and breaks it. Roller brushes can become clogged on the ends, especially with pet hair. The solution is to remove the roller brush completely and inspect onder the endcaps, removing them if necessary to clean them completely. The roller brush should be reinstalled carefully, observing the upward orientation of the arrows on the end caps. Check operation before assuming that the problem has been solved
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