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Roller brush on x5 chipping apart

\015 First came the burning smell then a chunky grinding noise and finally little black pieces. I spend more time cleaning out this vax than using it.Hair around roller brush starts burning and the top of the canister gets matted with fine particles. Maybe this unit is too good at sucking.\015

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Not too good, but there are motor problems with these models all the time. Personally I do not know it can be fixed without replacing 3/4 of the machine, which can be pricier than a new higher quality sweeper. I work for a repair shop/ dealer so if you need some assistance let me know.(570)326-1731
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