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Oreck XL Leaks Dirt At Bag Entrance

Our Oreck XL has had a problem since day 1 leaking dust at the entrance to the bag. It's much worse as the bag gets full. It seems like something is wrong where the plastic engages witht he bag seal. It's not tight and the whole assembly is floppy. I've used rubber bands around the plastic housing that engages with the bag to tighten it up but it hasn't solved the problem. I'm wondering if we're missing a part as this can't possibly be normal.

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  • laura442 Jan 31, 2009

    I have also the same problem and it is a push on

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2014

    the tubes on the back of the vacumn cleaner are not tight and dust is coming out. I took off the handle, but the tubes still do not tighten.

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Do you use a docking station to put your bag on or is it just a push on bag? also when you turn on the vac with an empty bag in it, does the outter bag blow up?

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    Paula Bamford Jul 13, 2014

    I've got the same problem, continue to reattach the bags all the way through vacuuming the house, have spent ages fixing the docking back for it only to pop off again half way through the next room. Non of the answers on her help at all, is there an oreck servicing option?

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Push on bag.

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Posted by FISHERMAN928 on Jul 06, 2008
Older Oreck XL, new belt, new bag, checked for clogs, does not pick up
as it used to, and, much harder to push, seems to grab or drag, why????


Hello,
I would advise you to ALWAYS to FIRST UNPLUG YOUR VACUUM before beginning any service procedure. There are a couple of things that may work. Depending on if you have the old style brushroll you can upgrade to a new style Oreck brushroll that has twice the brushes and will a work a lot smoother. Also, clean the bottom plate – get rid of any dust and dirt build up and then spray the bottom with silicone and let it dry after you have totally cleaned it. Always use Oreck genuine belts and to change the belt every 4 to 6 months for the best cleaning and store the extra Oreck belts in a Ziploc bag in the refrigerator, other wise if you have a new belt, gag, you have checked for clogs there is no reason why it should be hard to push, if the silicone does not work replace the bottom plate.

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