Having problems with your Oreck XL Deluxe U3700 Bagged Upright Vacuum ?
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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
Replace belt on my oreck xl
Either have to take the bottom plate off, or there is a small door with one screw to remove to replace the belt. Then it goes around the motor shaft and then over the pulley on the brush roll. ... Oreck XL Ultra Bagged Upright Vacuum
Not sucking We have an Oreck XL and today it is blowing out dust instead of sucking it up. I just replaced the belt and about 6 months ago, we took it to our Oreck dealer and had it rehauled. I opened it up to check all and it all looked fine. Then I tuned on the machine while unzipped and noticed that the bad does not inflate as it used to. What can I do? Thanks, Connie [email protected]
You probable have a clog in the handle tube, or at the bottom, either by the brush or in the neck where the handle goes into. Unscrew that big black nut and pull the handle off of the bootom asm, then you can check it out and see where the clog is. ... Vacuums
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I have an oreck xl and the vaccum wont hardly push. Is it the belt? The brushes aren't turning when I lay it on it side. How do you replace the belt? If you can give detailed instructions I would so appreicate it . Thanks
On the side of the head you'll see a removable plate with one screw. Remove the screw and slide the plate towards the front until it's off. You'll see the belt. ... Oreck XL21 Bagged Upright Vacuum
I just replaced the belt on my Oreck XL by following the directions you posted in 2010. I even found a spare belt on the bottom! thank you so much for your excellent directions! Jacqueline
Thank you for using FixYa.\015\012\015\012It is nice to hear a success story as very few people post how useful the help has been.\015\012\015\012Thanks again\015\012\015\012Duncan ... Vacuums
Replacement belt Oreck UPR014T XL - Oreck UPR014T XL Pro 14 Upright Vaccum Cleaner Vacuum
Ok its sounds like you need a new brush roller and change your belt ... Oreck UPR014T XL Pro 14 Upright Vaccum Cleaner Vacuum
Oreck xl making whinning noise after replacing motor,belt and brush roller..
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How to replace oreck belt
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Oreck XL21 just will not work at all any more. Beater is clean - belt is fine. Fresh bag - inflates. Took the thing apart - checked for blockages at intake, bag entry, and the tube. It just doesn't vacuum anything. No suction at all for anything stronger than air. I'd say it doesn't ****, but that would be ironic. Are these known for just "quitting" after a while? We take it in for maintenance as recommended to replace filters, etc. Is there some miracle trick to make it work or sho
Did you make sure the brush turns freely? Even though it is clean, if it does not turn freely with the belt, it will not beat the carpet and pull debris up into the unit.\015\012\015\012Another (drastic?) thing to try would be to take the unit ... Vacuums
I need a replacement belt for my Oreck XL upright. Where can I buy one?
You can buy them here:\015\012\015\012Oreck XL Belts ... Vacuums
Oreck xl doesn't pick up dirt but rather blows air out. Brush is clean but the belt and brush should be replaced however I am reluctant to put money toward vacuum if it's a broken machine. I think it's about 10 yrs old. I got it from a family member.
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Vacuum dead I have oreck XLx2 bagged upright - the belt ,plug and cord have been replaced - has been working great - now went to plug it in and it does not work - the light goes on in the on/off switch so power is working but vacuum is dead - any suggestions
If the cord coming from the bottom up to the handle is loose, and is a plug, push it in. If that doesn't help. then could be a problem with the motor. One other thing to check is inside the handle, maybe a wire came loose. ... Oreck XL2200 Bagged Upright Vacuum
My Oreck is blowing out and not sucking up anything. Does that mean it needs a new belt and if so how do I replace it?
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Belt slipping Belt slips off and rubs causing burning smell from the belt over heating. Of course this puts an indent into the belt and has to be replaced. How do I keep the belt from slipping off? I see no place for a belt adjustment. Which I know would eliminate the problem. Really aggravating to have to replace belt only after two uses.
On the roller/brush where the belt sits if that is scarred up or grooved out that will cause the belt to slip if you can fix roller try but i suggest new roller ... Hoover Company Wind Tunnel U53019 Upright Vacuum
The original belt on my upright Kenmore Progressive broke and I replaced it with the spare that was in the vacuum. The vacuum and spare belt are about 10 years old. Then the spare broke after one vacuuming session and there was a burning smell coming from the vacuum. I ordered new belts and replaced it with the new belt. It seems to be working fine with no smell. I checked the belt after I vacuumed the family room and although it was in tact, the belt was very hot. Is that normal? Should t
The belt heats up due to the friction, as well as being in contact with the shaft of a hot motor. It is normal. ... Kenmore Progressive 35922 Bagged Upright Vacuum
I have an old Hoover vacuum model # U5035-930. The belt broke and I tried replacing the belt myself. I couldn't stretch the belt to attach it to the motor pully. It was belt # 38525-027 M6. Which I got from the previous owner. I took it to a vacuum repair place and he replaced it with belt # 38528-027 J4. I cannot find this belt anywhere.
The rotating sweeper on my Electrolux Discovery II isn't turning. Can I assume there is a belt that needs to be replaced? Also, how do I get at the sweeper unit to replace the belt? Finally, where can I find a replacement belt? Thanks!! Dewey
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Belt replacement i am trying to replace the belt on my kirby g4 and i can not get the rooler off to replace the belt. if you could tell me how to do this it would be great.
Lift the light bulb housing up and you will find a latch that will rotate to release the front agitator housing and remove it from the machine. On the bottom of that housing, there are two latches that secure the bottom plate that covers the roller. ... Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Replace belt i need to replace the belt on an upright dirt devil 086310 vaccume but do not have a manual and can not find how to open the assy to replace the belt
On the bottom, there should be a few screws to remove to remove the plate covering the brush roll. However some may have screws on the top housing to remove the top. ... Vacuums
My Oreck Vacuum cleaner keeps burning up belts. I
Ours is doing the same, burning smell and chewed up belts. Not happy customer. ... Oreck XL2000 Bagged Upright Vacuum
My 4870 K Boss is 2 years old. I have replaced belts & filters in the specified intervals. This last time I replaced the belt after a year, it shredded 3 of them on the outside edge of the belt in about 5 minutes of use. I ordered a new brush roller & heavy duty belt which I installed. It began shredding the belt in less than 5 minutes of use. What is your suggestion? Is this a known problem with this model? Eureka says no and is not standing behind it.
The only reason why it would be shredding the belt is if the pulleys were not lined up correctly. Check the allignement of the belt to make sure there is nothing kepping the pulleys from being in line. The other thing that it could be is if the rolle ... Vacuums
Belts I have a Hoover self-propelled windtunnel, purchased 6-04. It gets light use. I have replaced the v belt 3 times, once under warranty, and it must be replaced again. It appears to be in very good condition, but is stretched too big. When I purchased 2 v belts a year ago, one was already too stretched,but when my Dad took it back, the salesman put it on another model and said it was fine (Dad never mentioned this to me). Is there a way to adjust the vacuum to hold the belt tighter? Do t
It is the flat belt that gets stretched and should be replaced at least every 6 months. The V belt wears down so it won't it right in the brush roll V. Maybe the belt tensioner wheel has a problem, sometimes they get hook up and won't engage the V ... Vacuums
I have a Hoover Windtunnel U5472-940. The belt broke so I replaced it. Immediately the next one broke. The belt goes around the brush cylinder and a metal post. I think there is supposed to be something on the metal post to protect the belt but I can't tell from the owner's manual. I also can't find out if this is a part that can be replaced. I've only had the vacuum about a year and a half. Thanks
You may have something in your brush bearing that does not allow the brush to turn easily thus stretching the belt. Chris ... Hoover U6455-900 WindTunnel Vacuum
Hi, The belt of our Dirt devil bagless vaccum broke and we got new belt and replaced it. Even after replacing the belt, the brush is not rotating. Any suggestions please ?
Did you check to see that the beater brush, the brush that the belt drives, is free of debris and moves freely?\015\012When they bind up they can cause the belt to break.\015\012Remove the beater brush just as you do when changing the belt and clean ... Dirt Devil Featherlite Bagless Vacuum M085845Vacuum