Having problems with your Oreck XL21 Bagged Upright Vacuum ?

Burning smell and not picking up

\015 My oreck smells hot when i use it, and it doesn't pick up very well.\015

Answers :

That hot smell is probably coming from a bad belt. It happens to us all the time (we have a cleaning business). Open the bottom and replace the belt.
Check for blockabe in bag inlet area, or bottom of unit by intake pivot.
\015\012ez check is to feel if bag blows firmly up with air when on, if not, you have a blockage.
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