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Strong smell frommachine, some smoke which has now stopped.removed filters, found them greasy. cleaned the filters & dust container. NO LONGER ANY SMOKE.MACHINE GIVES OFF STRONG ODOR AS WHEN NEW.IN USE 15 M0NTHS. USED ONCE WEEKLY.

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  • dhdavidner May 13, 2008

    motor gone bad. now at the repairers.

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If it is a rubber smell, replace the belt and/or brush roll. If it is an electrical smell, then probably the motor has gone bad.

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