Question about Oreck XL Deluxe U3700 Bagged Upright Vacuum

3 Answers

No Power Hi, I have an Oreck XL vacuum. It's only a couple of years old and I have never had problems with it. The other day, I was vacuuming and it just stopped working. It was plugged all the way in and had a new bag. I tried to plug it in somewhere else thinking that the outlet might have blow out, but that wasn't the problem. I just wanted to know if you have a suggestion as to what I could do to fix this problem. Thanks, Marcella

Posted by on

Ad

3 Answers

After reading this, I removed the 6 (philips) screws from the plastic handle assembly. Sheeeit! Easy fix. Wire terminal/connector had pulled loose from switch. Pushed on and back in business.

Posted on Nov 12, 2007

Ad
  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 624 Answers

Too late for the original poster for for anyone else researching a similar problem the cause is more likly a defective switch or plug.

Posted on Jul 24, 2007

Ad
  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 1,462 Answers

Try the fuse of course. if that is ok, a likely cause is the mains cable broken usually near the point where it enters machine. if neither of those, suspect the switch or possibly a motor fault

Posted on Mar 24, 2007

  • VACUUMS AND MORE STORE Jun 06, 2011

    ORECK'S DO NOT HAVE A FUSE. GUEST'S SOLUTION IS THE MOST LIKELY.

    IF TERMINALS ARE CONNECTED, EITHER DO CONTINUITY TESTS TO FIND DEFECTIVE PART, OR LET AN AUTHORIZED ORECK TECH FIND IT FOR YOU.

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Hi do you carry the roller brush parts for this model?


Hi Rochelle,

This is Leland with Crucial Vacuum,

We carry the roller brush, and some other products for the Oreck XL, which you may find in the link below:

http://www.crucialvacuum.com/catalogsearch/result/?q=oreck+xl

You can purchase replacement parts for your Oreck unit direct from Crucial Vacuum with freeshipping and an exclusive 10%coupon for Fixya.com readers, use code: FIXYA10

I hope this was helpful! If you would like further assistance, please feel free to give us a call at 877.750.9239. We have helpful and friendlycustomercare representatives on the line ready to assist you.

Jan 29, 2016 | Oreck XL Power Team Upright Vacuum -...

1 Answer

Replace a motor


You can find a replacement motor:
Replacement Oreck Vacuum Cleaner Motor , you may have a plastic housing that snaps together and may be stuck due to years of use and dirt.

800-775-6586
GoodVac com

Apr 06, 2014 | Oreck XL Ultra Bagged Upright Vacuum

2 Answers

Suction problem


Probably have a clog some where in the base and that is what causes it to throw stuff back out.

Apr 04, 2014 | Oreck XL Ultra Bagged Upright Vacuum

1 Answer

MANUAL ORECK XL21


The Oreck XL21 is a refurbished XL vacuum. All Oreck manuals are available here: http://www.oreck.com/Product-User-Guides/global-user-guide,default,pg.html . Scroll down to the upright vacuums; the XL21 manual is below the Gold Power Team and XL21600 manuals. The direct link to the manual is http://demandware.edgesuite.net/aajc_prd/on/demandware.static/Sites-oreck-Site/Sites-oreck-Library/default/v1360683265798/images/userguides/Vacuum-RefurbishedXL21-XL21-userguide.pdf . The XL21 uses many of the same parts as the XL Platinum.

I hope this helps.

Cindy Wells

Feb 12, 2013 | Oreck XL Ultra Bagged Upright Vacuum

1 Answer

Oreck xl won't start


This could be for various reasons. Check the power cord and try a different outlet first. See if the power cord is loose or damaged. Next check the brushroll and belt that those are in working order. If you smelt burning or electrical fire or your vacuum made an odd noise before stopping it may be the motor going bad. If your power cord is good and the brushroll and belt good, it is probably your motor going bad.


Replacement Oreck Vacuum Cleaner Motor

GoodVac
800-775-6586

Jun 20, 2012 | Oreck Vacuums

1 Answer

Hi, I have a 1 year old XL Pro Plus Upright. Motor works fine, brushes are turning but it will not create any vacuum. we made sure thenew bag is connected properly and still no suction. Any advise? Thanks,...


The belt that turns the brush bar is probably stretched and worn. Once this happens, you will lose suction. When they get worn they stretch, thus causing it to spin on the bar itself.Just simply replace the belt with a new one that fits your machine.

Good Luck!

Jim

Jul 28, 2011 | Oreck XL Pro 18T Upright Vacuum

1 Answer

Oreck XL2 Ultra


I have the same problem and mine is less then a year old.

Aug 21, 2008 | Oreck XL Ultra Bagged Upright Vacuum

1 Answer

Oreck XL Classic


http://geeksquad.fixya.com/ThreadView.aspx?prdid=19810&thid=703827
Oreck XL Classic
posted by balis on Jun 24, 2008
The belt is on properly, however the brush will spin, then stop.

Hello,
I would advise you to ALWAYS to FIRST UNPLUG YOUR VACUUM before beginning any service procedure. Oreck XL Classic. It sounds like the belt may be stretched out and my needs replacing. The average belt change is every 4 to 6 months and to store the extra belts in a Ziploc bag in the refrigerator. Also check the brushroll, the gray bearing ends with say on either side the words NEW or OLD and both ends need to be identical – new/new and old/old NOT new/old, if the belt and the brushroll are OK then it may be the motor but I don’t think so. So if you need further assistance, please feel free to contact your local vacuum cleaner dealer in your area or in the yellow pages, or contact the factory phone number or website to further assist you with your questions.

http://www.oreck.com/ Customer Service 1-800-989-3535
Monday thru Friday Hours are: 7:00 am to 7:00 pm CST
Saturday and Sunday Hours Are; 8:00 am to 4:30 pm CST
Thanks, Don the Vac Man
Go Ahead. Use Us.

Jun 24, 2008 | Oreck XL Ultra Bagged Upright Vacuum

Not finding what you are looking for?
Oreck XL Deluxe U3700 Bagged Upright Vacuum Logo

503 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Oreck Vacuums Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18425 Answers

Jim Parker
Jim Parker

Level 3 Expert

1041 Answers

xalint1
xalint1

Level 2 Expert

152 Answers

Are you an Oreck Vacuum Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...