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Changeing belt how do you install a new belt? I have an Eureka, The Boss, bagless, upright. The brush is hardly rotating. I think it could be the belt but i cannot open the vacumm to check it. How can I fix this?


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Roller brush does not rotate if there is a belt I can't open that part of the vacuum to look. Vacuum is new but I vacuumed a string that caused the brush to stall for a moment. I could smell like when a belt gets hot or burns it's a surfacemax 300.


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