Having problems with your Eureka Uno 2998AZ Bagless Upright Vacuum ?

It smells like something is burning and then I saw smoke coming from the bottom, where the roller brush is.


Answers :

That means that the belt is very worn and it is slipping on the motor. You need to replace the belt. Here is a link to the belts you need and a manual you can view with instructions:

Replacement Belts

Owner's Guide (3.4 KB download)
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