Having problems with your Oreck XL Ultra Bagged Upright Vacuum ?
My oreck XL motor runs slow or not at all
\015 I removed the bottom plate and switched it on while it was upside down on a table. The motor ran for a few seconds and then started sparking under the plastic guard. Does this mean new motor time?\015
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