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TROUBLE WITH MY SHAMPOOER

WHEN I START THE SHAMPOOER UP IT MAKES A ROARING SOUND AND ALSO, I SMELL RUBBER? WHAT COULD THIS PROBLEM BE?

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A rubber smell could be a belt and/or brush roll. But a loud roaring noise could only be from the motor, which would mean replacing it if that is the cause.

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