Having problems with your Oreck XL Ultra Bagged Upright Vacuum ?

My Oreck XL has quit sucking. The brush turns but

\015 My Oreck XL has quit sucking. The brush turns but it's not picking up.\015

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Same problem here with XL9100. Bag would not expand implying no suction. Motor ran and brushes turned. Easy disassembly using common tools found that a plastic bag had been sucked up and caused a blockage prior to the impeller. Cleaned up, reassembled, and everything worked fine after that.
Is the brush belt tight? if its slipping that why it dont pick up, also the suction fan on the end of the motor shaft may have come off its keyway in that case its off to the repair shop to fix it, however is it worth fixing it up????? but check the brush drive belt is tight first
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