Having problems with your Oreck XL2200 Bagged Upright Vacuum ?
What do i clean the burnt rubber on the shaft of my oreck with?
Use some fine grit sand paper, steel wool, or a wire brush. Turn the vacuum on without the belt installed and gently use one of the above on the shaft. If you have any other questions, just feel free to ask.
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What do i clean the burnt rubber on the shaft of my oreck with?
Use some fine grit sand paper, steel wool, or a wire brush. Turn the vacuum on without the belt installed and gently use one of the above on the shaft. If you have any other questions, just feel free to ask. ... Oreck XL2200 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Just replaced the roller on my oreck XL, and it is smelling like burnt rubber
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Burnt smell..not the belt...shaft and brushes are cleaned and moving...what is it! HELP!
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How to clean out an oreck canister vacuum from bedbugs
You can buy a spray for killing fleas in carpets, either from hardware store or vet. I suggest you try spraying inside vacuum. ... Oreck Vacuums
I have an Oreck xl21 that makes a lot of noise. I think the fan is loose of the shaft causing it to wobble. I cannot seem to get the fan off the shaft. Does anyone know how?
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My Oreck XL 9100HA started smoking (white smoke) when I vacuumed. There is a burning rubber smell. How do I check/change (if appropriate) the belt? I have no User manual, nor can I locate one on the Oreck site. The bag is a new one. The vaccuum had been picking up, though not at its best strength.
It sounds like the belt has been damaged. You can get another belt from yoru local Oreck store. You can even take it in to the store to show them what happened. Purchase another belt and replace it. (It was very easy when I did this, so hopefully ... Oreck XL Ultra Bagged Upright Vacuum
Hi, the seal from the impeller and pump shaft leaked. got new seal kit and installed. only disconnected the contacts piece to get clean attachment to shaft and the points now stay together looking like the springs are frozen thanks for your help
Hi ggetman38...\015\012\015\012That is normal\015\012What you are talking about is the centrifugal switch, they will swing apart when the motor rotates, they are there to start the motor with the points touching each other at motor ... Vacuums
My oreck rinse-o-matic vac keep shutting off while i'm cleaning. I cleaned the water out and added new, I checked to see if anything was jammed up at bottom. It keep shutting off??
I had the same problem...kept pushing the reset button on the plug, but continued to shut off. Took it to my local electrician, who removed the plug w/reset and replaced it with a regular plug...works fine now. Must've been a short in the reset part. ... Oreck Vacuums
Oreck Steam Carpet Cleaner Signature Series, How do you work it with the wheels, where do they go.I have an older Oreck Steam Cleaner and I don't know where the wheels should go when i am cleaning
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My Oreck XL upright is blowing out instead of sucking in. I changed the bag and cleaned the brushes; I also cleaned out the main "pipe." I looked for a place to change settings and couldn't find any, so I know I didn't inadvertently switch something. The brushes seem to be spinning at the correct speed. Thank you, Julia Byrem
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I heard that a class action lawsuit against Oreck Vacuum is being started because of all the problems customers are having with their vacuums. Does anyone know about this? My Oreck is only a couple of years old and keeps burning up belts. I took it in after only one week of usage when I started to notice white smoke coming out of it and the smell of burning rubber. I feel like I got the old run-around, when the service tech told me he couldn't find anything wrong (but replaced the burned up belt
You are correct about the fact that legal action has been taken. Go to this link to read more\015\012\015\012 ... Oreck XL2200 Bagged Upright Vacuum
My Generation 3 Kirby Vacuum is giving off a burnt rubber smell when I vacuum. I have tried to raise the height of the head but it still happens. Can you tell me what could be causing rubber to burn? What needs to be fixed?
The belt driving the brush roller in the power head is slipping. It is really just a big thick rubber band. Where it wears out it slips and burns due to friction. Look at the bottom of the power head. There is a cover plate held with 2 to ... Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum
The powerhead will turn until you touch it down on the carpet then the belt just spins (burning rubber smell). Is there supposed to be a fitting around the metal shaft opposite the powerhead or does the belt ride on the metal shaft?
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Burnt rubber smell when vacuuming
This could be a few things:A. If your model has a floor selector switch (Bare floor/tools - Carpet) your clutch could be worn. (there is a rubber clutch pad between your cam and roller shell) - Fix would be to replace the clutch pad and belt. ... Simplicity Vacuums
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My Oreck vacuum cleane won't turn on
I have an Oreck vacuum. My son used it just earlier today and it worked just fine, then just a little while ago a tried to turn it on to vacuum our bedroom and suddenly it won't turn on! I tried plugging it into other outlets but it was no use. M ... Oreck XL2200 Bagged Upright Vacuum
I want to take the fan impellar off the motor to clean it. I cant seem to get the metal housing off of the motor. Do you have to take the nut off the impellar If so how do you stop the shaft from turning thank you.
Very simply you dont take the fan out of the motor. it was not made to be removed or cleaned because its not supposed o get dirty if your using good bags in the vacuum. the best you can do is blow it out with an air hose. ... Electrolux Epic 6500 Vacuum
Smells (burnt rubber) like it's overheating when I vacuum
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Hi there Hi have a Samsung VCU2913 Bagless Upright Vacuum. The wheel at the bottom have a rubber where it is driven by for the brush to clean the floor. Where can I get this, its n new vacuum... now I cant use it. I am in SA , Pretoria
Go back to where you bought the vacuum and ask for a BELT. Take the MODEL # with you and buy 2. Always keep a spare ... Samsung Vacuums
Oreck schematics Did you ever get the schematics in pdf or a clear picture? I need the same thing to hook up my lights. Accidently burnt them out due to improper connect.
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FAN PROBLEM??? good morning! my vacuum smells like burnt rubber (fan perhaps) but I can't find how to get into main part of the vacuum. it's just very rounded with no latches or screws to get inside where the motor, belts and fans would be located. can you help me? thank you
There isn't any belts, and the fan wouldn't be rubber, so not sure what you are smelling. Maybe this picture will help you.\015\012\015\012 ... Bissell 6700 Butler Revolution Bagged Canister Vacuum
I have a Hoover Wind Tunnel, model #U6655-900. I have changed both belts & have cleaned the brush. It is difficult to push and I smell burning rubber. Do you have any suggestions?
The transmission for the self-propelled could be broken. That's the reason it's difficult to push and the smell ... Vacuums
Cleaned hair/string buildup around beater bar , put everything back in place now vacuum makes knocking noise and has that burning rubber smell.
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