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I had a loose wire in my Oreck XL motor. I took it

\015 I had a loose wire to my Oreck XL motor. I took it apart and fixed the wire, and plugged something wrong as I burned out the lights immediately. Are they not 120 V? How do the 4 wires leading to the motor connect?Two go to the switch, two to the lights. Vacuum runs now, but I disconnected the lights.\015

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Lights are 12 volts.
\015\012The motor has taps on it to pull 12 volts rather than 120 volts for the lights, uses the motor as a transformer.
\015\012Should be black and white to the motor from the switch, believe the switch breaks the black wire. White wire should be neutral. I can't remember colors for the wires to the lights. Would expect it to be the white wire and then the "tap" wire to be red.
\015\012One crazy way to do it, is to hook up wires, leave the light bulbs out, turn on power, and check voltage at the bulb socket with a voltmeter. (This is one of those things they tell you on television to only let a professional do, do not attempt at home.)
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