Having problems with your Eureka Altima Upright Vacuum Model 2996AVS Vacuum ?

When i vacuum it smells and so i turn it off. the

\015 When I vacuum, it begins to smell like something is burning. I turn it off and see smoke coming from the back of the vacuum (where the motor is) what is my problem and how do I fix it??\015

Answers :

The belt is probably worn and slipping, that is why it smells. Here is a link to the owners manual which has instructions and a link to the belt you need.

Eureka Altima Owner's Guide

Eureka Altima Replacement Belts
I agree, your belt is worn and has stretched, so the motor is unable to spin the brush roll. It is a cheap and easy fix.
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