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Post# 375424   7/15/2017 at 18:54 (338 days old) by Vacfan6384 (Palm City, FL)        

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Hi just thought I would share my newest find a Electrolux model L I won on Ebay only thing that is missing is the power nozzle which I need to find and original braided hose. Here are some pics also just splurged and had the motor professionally serviced at Areus by me he put in new motor bearings to runs like new now!!! I am also including a pic last pic of the pn I need to find someday.

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Post# 375436 , Reply# 1   7/16/2017 at 01:34 (338 days old) by fantomfan57 (Central Texas)        
Nice fine...

Thanks for sharing, Samuel! Bide your time, you will find the PN say on Ebay. I found mine there. Be sure and search for wands...I read those one piece plastic wands usually broke probably because they were permanently attached to the PN.

Post# 375444 , Reply# 2   7/16/2017 at 09:22 (338 days old) by human (Pines of Carolina)        

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Here's an eBay listing (not mine) for a PN1 with wand for your machine It's got the cord but doesn't seem to have the hose straps.

CLICK HERE TO GO TO human's LINK on eBay

Post# 375484 , Reply# 3   7/17/2017 at 10:45 (337 days old) by JohnSherman (USA)        

Looks very good! Thanks for sharing.

Post# 375499 , Reply# 4   7/17/2017 at 16:14 (336 days old) by kloveland (Tulsa, OK)        
Very nice!

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Sam. The vinyl hose looks nice with the tank!

Post# 375516 , Reply# 5   7/18/2017 at 01:25 (336 days old) by electrolux137 (Land O Plenty USA)        


When I was in grade school and living on a small island in Virginia, I used to ride my bike all over the island. One day I rode by a home where the ELECTROLUX van (a baby blue Ford Econoline) was parked out front. OF COURSE my bike came to a screeching halt and I ran up the sidewalk to the open door. Inside, I saw the Electrolux man, the lovely housewife, her husband, and a tan Model L that her husband had just purchased. When the lady saw me she called out very crossly, "You run on home and mind your own business." Stung by the rebuff I retorted, "That's the cheap economy model!"

Post# 375559 , Reply# 6   7/19/2017 at 04:23 (335 days old) by fantomfan57 (Central Texas)        
Thanks Charles....

great story. I encourage members to share these stories whenever they can. I enjoy reading them. I wonder if I had been bitten by the Vacuum bug earlier I would have hundreds of models by now.

Thanks again.

Post# 378722 , Reply# 7   9/20/2017 at 22:33 (271 days old) by keither (California )        

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What a nice machine :-)

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