Having problems with your Dirt Devil Vision Turbo W/Bonus Upright Vacuum Vacuum ?

I replaced the belt as I have done before on Self-Propelled Vision. When turned on it is very loud and left on too long will smoke and you can smell the belt deteriorating. I do not feel this is a belt issue. There is either something wrong with motor or some kind of friction I am unaware of. How do I check?

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The best way to check if the motor is burning or not is to go back into the unit and take the belt off of the motor shaft. If the unit does the same thing and burns or even if the lights flicker when the unit is on, then it is definitely the motor.

Usually the burning smell associated with this is like a burnt match or burnt wood.

good luck.
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