Having problems with your Kenmore Quick Clean 30012 Vacuum ?
Kenmore quick clean burning smell
\015 The kenmore quick clean won't even start anymore. it's not the belt...does the motor need replaced or just connecting wires? Anyone ever fix one?\015
Is the belt tight enough? does the brushroll turn easy?
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Kenmore quick clean burning smell
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