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Burnig smell when vaccumming
\015 When i vaccumm i get a burning smell i changes the bag and took out the brush a cleaned it still smells when vaccumming\015
Check the turbine controlling the brush. else the bearing might be blocked,damaged and burnt.
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Burnig smell when vaccumming
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