Having problems with your Oreck XL Ultra Bagged Upright Vacuum ?

Oreck XL hard to push

\015 Oreck XL Model U2420RSQ has become severely difficult to push. Does this mean the belt needs to be replaced?\015

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Yes. it might be broken. you will need to remove the 5 screw on the bottom and see if the belt is burned. it more that likly is.
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