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I have 2 and both are becoming very noisy!

I own 2 of these units, and over the course of a few years here have at times not used them (due to the pain of cleaning them) but have always done the spray cleaner recommended by oreck and have always let the cell FULLY dry before putting it back into the unit.

Recently I had a sinus infection and decided to fully clean and start using these again (hoping they would help), the one is pretty much fine (same as it always was noise wise) yet my other unit is easily 2x louder, it has an annoying noise almost like bearings need oil, altho i am not sure where exactly the noise is coming from or I would try some bearing oil or something.

Overall wish i never bought these 2 units mainly due to the pain of cleaning them, but if anyone has a detailed video or sheet about where or how to lubricate them please let me know.

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If you have a oreck store take them in. Thanks for the tip I won't buy any oreck products

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