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My Eureka capture bagless vacuum has just started making a loud siren like sound. It is deafening. what is the problem?


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Definitely check the belt condition, but I would check the airpath first. Start with the hose, it is very easy to remove and if you hold it to the light can see a clog. Remove clog with a straightened hangar with a rigid wire tied to the end, like a large pipe cleaner. Make sure not too heavy wire, it may rip the hose. Move from the hose to the hepa filter eliminating any possible obstructions. You'll probably be surprised the amount of debris if you do this...do it in your garage.
Does it smell like burning rubber if not check beater brush it sounds like something may be jammed in it or near where it goes up past beater bar into the vacumn inlet if you do have a burning smell the motor shaft is spinning and thinning the belt and may also be making that sound as shaft spins on loose belt
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