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Brand new 3HP shop vac smells like motor burning when turned on!

\015 I just bought a 3HP shop vac and assembled it. No instructions were included. When I turned it on today it smells like the motor is burning up! It's a terrible smell - had to open the windows. The suction is working...I rechecked all the parts; all assembled correctly. Filter in place.\015\012With no instructions I'm at a total loss for what could be going on or if I missed something in setting it up or something specific w/ this vacuum. Considered that since this one is made of plastic that maybe it is a cause of the new parts etc (?) but I can't possibly use this w/ this intense smell going on. I'm ready to return it because I need a vacuum. \015\012Any ideas?\015

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