Having problems with your Hoover F7425-900 SteamVac V2 Widepath Upright Vacuum ?

Hoover steamvac f724-900 smoke smell

\015 When I turn on unit I get the smell like when a rubber belt turns on a frozen shaft.\015

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Take apart the vacuum and on the inside where there is a metal\015\012spindle on a plastic wheel. check for the grooves if its wore off or not. If it is then replace the plastic wheel.
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Hoover steamvac f724-900 smoke smell


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