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Post# 382598   12/13/2017 at 11:09 (285 days old) by s31463221 (Frenchburg, KY)        

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Looking for a decent deal on an Electrolux Silverado? Here's one that seems alright for $5! I really need to get off Craigslist.....too much temptation out there today!

CLICK HERE TO GO TO s31463221's LINK on Lubbock Craigslist





Post# 382607 , Reply# 1   12/13/2017 at 13:24 (285 days old) by FCS3 (Hawaii)        
Hi 31463221

Just to add to your temptation...
I calculated the Postage (USPS) @
10 lbs...30 x 12 x 12 inches
Lubbock to Frenchburg...$24.44 (Ground)

I get lots of stuff off Craigslist, and
all of it needs to be shipped to get here.
Most people a very accommodating, especially
if I throw in a few more bucks for their trouble.


Post# 383214 , Reply# 2   12/28/2017 at 16:44 (270 days old) by Electrolux-dude (Canyon, TX)        
I now own the Silverado

Beings I live in Amarillo I drove to Lubbock and bought the Silverado. I finished with servicing the motor.
I'm surprised it still ran. The top suction fan was completely shattered and it had the wrong size of carbon brushes. I fortunately had the parts it needed on hand so with a thorough cleaning it works good now. I'm sure I'll get some good use out of it. The brushroll looks like it might need replaced.


Post# 383219 , Reply# 3   12/28/2017 at 17:27 (270 days old) by S31463221 (Frenchburg, KY)        
Nathan!

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Good to hear from you! Iím really glad you ended up with that Silverado! If anyone can give it a new lease on life, youíd be the person that could do it! I agree, Iím shocked it was running at all given the shape it was in! I wonder if that was a ďhandymanĒ fix on that machine rather than a vac shop doing it...I find it hard to imagine a shop sending it out the door like that!

While Iím thinking about it, did your phone number change? I missed a call from Canyon TX the other day and while I didnít recognize the number, you were the first person that came to mind! Just wanted to check before I called it back!! Have a GREAT one Nathan, talk to you soon!

Steve


Post# 383220 , Reply# 4   12/28/2017 at 17:33 (270 days old) by Electrolux-dude (Canyon, TX)        
Hi Steve

Hi Steve my number has changed, it's 806-400-2999. I gave the Silverado a spin through the kitchen and my! Incredible suction!

Post# 383229 , Reply# 5   12/28/2017 at 19:41 (270 days old) by S31463221 (Frenchburg, KY)        
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Thanks Nathan! Iíve updated it in my contacts! When I got this phone last year, I finally made the switch from android to Apple, and as you can imagine NOTHING was compatible between the two, so I lost most of my contacts!

Those Silverados are amazing machines! I have one I picked up at a goodwill for like $35. It came with everything except the crevice tool. Honestly it looks and runs like it was hardly (if ever) used! Super powerful, and that lovely Electrolux ďhumĒ I have grown up with and love to hear! I hope you had a good Christmas and I hope you have a happy New Year!

Steve





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