Having problems with your Sebo Automatic X1 Bagged Upright Vacuum ?
Burning smell when switched on
\015 Brushes working OK but suction reduced - have checked and no blockages in hoses / tubes /nozzles Reluctant to unscrew baseplate unless necessary\015
If it is belt driven then your belt needs to be replaced, thats what was wrong with mine, but mine was too old to find a belt for so i just bought a used one at a fleemarket but hopefully thats your problem and if its not then its in the wireing if so i'd be looking for a new one, hope this helps, Jamie
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