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Panasonic MC-CL673 vacuum is not getting up to speed and smells

\015 Panasonic MC-CL673 is not getting up to speed and makes a noise and smell. At a certain point turning up the power dial, it kind of cuts out a bit (although still runs) and also smells a bit funny, and is making a funny clacking / rattly noise. I fear its something to do with the motor - I have taken apart all the normal accessible bits but can't find a problem.\015

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Even though the brush is spinning, you probably need to replace the belt2_bing.gif\015\012because it is stretched. It is probably slipping on the beater bar. This is causing the smell (burning rubber). I don't believe it is your motor. :-)

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