Having problems with your Oreck XL Ultra Bagged Upright Vacuum ?

Just replaced the roller on my oreck XL, and it is smelling like burnt rubber

\015 I just replaced the roller on my Oreck XL. Put everything back into place properly, and it is smelling like burning rubber after a few minutes of use.\015

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If the roller bearings are starting to seize the the belt may be slipping
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