Having problems with your Dirt Devil M084000 RoomMate Upright Vacuum ?

Bad smell no matter how much i clean the filter my vac smells like a dirty gym locker

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You may have hovered up some thing wet in the past if so it will always smell like this as the dampness has gpt through to the motor and filters
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