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Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum Smells like human waste when I turn it on...Please help.
\015 When using the vaccuum within 60 seconds you literally have to leave the room as the entire house smells like human waste. I initially thought it was the belt but the smell continues without the powerhead attached and just the metal nozzle. The water is fresh, the brush is clean and it sounds like normal. I would be greatful for any info!!\015
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