Having problems with your Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum ?

Smells (burnt rubber) like it's overheating when I vacuum

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I would check the brush roller and make sure it turns good and replace the belt on it . When you smell burning rubber most of the time it is the belt .
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