Having problems with your Bissell CleanView II Plus Upright Bagless VacuumVacuum ?

I sucked up a long piece of string, and it rolled around the bottom and smelled like burning. The piece of string is gone, but the motor doesn't sound like its engaging. Is this going to be expensive? Can I do it myself?

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Flip the vac over take off the bottom cover plate to expose the belt and see if it still actually on the shaft, more than likely when you tried to run the vac while the string was wrapped around the beaterbar it caused the belt to either snap or stretch out so replacing the belt should bring it back to life without your having to spend more than a few dollars for spare belts and you do need to have some on-hand when they wear out
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