Question:Our old central vac power unit is located in the utility room inside
our house. Noise has been an issue so we are comparing Sound (Db) levels of various units.
Could you please provide the Sound Db rating for this unit?
Also, where is the motor manufactured?
Thank you for your consideration.
Answer:This machine produces 70 decibels with the muffler installed, which makes it one of the quietest central vacuum units on the market. The motor on this unit is made in North America.
Question:What type of motor does the PU3650 have? Is it a peripheral by-pass, flow-thru, or tangential by-pass motor?
Answer:The PU3650 uses a tangential by-pass motor.
Question:When you say that the unit has to be 48 inches from the floor, do you mean 48 inches from the top of the unit to the floor to allow for access to the collection tank? You don't mean 48 inches from the bottom of the unit to the floor do you?
Answer:Electrolux recommends 28" of clearance from the floor to the bottom of the dust bin.
Question:I have a 20 year old E130A Electrolux. Will this unit swap right in? Is it more powerful than what I have? Thanks.
Answer:Yes this will be a swap out and is much more powerful then the older machine.
Question:I am replacing my eureka cv3121H. Do I need anything for installation and can I use my eureka accessories / vacuum with this unit?
Answer:Your current hose and accessories will still work with this vacuum. The current pvc and low voltage wire will also work with this model.
Have a Vacuflow 760 that needs replacing because a water pipe burst right over the unit and ruined the motors. Can I use the Electrolux for a 4500 sq home? Is it compatible with the wiring/tubing, etc? Bruce
Answer:Yes this will work with the existing equipment and be able to handle that size home.
Question:Can I replace my xenex machine with this model?
Answer:Yes, swapping out the central vacuum unit is simple.
Question:I currently have a nutone vx1000 will any of the existing fit up need redone to replace with the Electrolux?
Answer:This model will work with 2" diameter piping and use the existing low voltage wiring.
Question:hi. I have Electrolux PU3650 QuietClean Central for a year now. when i empty bucket, looks like my filter has some garbage in it. about two full hands that i could feel throughout filter material. is there a way to clean it?
Answer:There is a bean bag inside the filter so if that is what you are referring to, then that is normal. You can remove the filter by pulling down on the black tab on the perimeter of the filter.
Question:Hello, I have had my unit (PU3650) for 4-5 years now and it's has worked flawlessly. I was recently moving a few items in my garage when a ladder fell against the display and broke it. I am wondering if this is an item that I can order. The unit still works great the display is just broken/cracked and no longer works.
Answer:Sorry to hear about the accident. We do have the LCD screen that can be ordered. Please call 866-972-8227 to process this special order.
Question:I will be replacing a hayden 6000 will this work with my system
Answer:The Electrolux PU3650 is a compatible replacement for the Hayden 6000.
Question:Is this compatiable with Nutone systems?
Answer:This Electrolux power unit is compatible with Nutone piping and accessories.
Question:Can the Electrolux PU3650 Quietclean Central Vacuum System be used as a replacement for the Kenmore 116.40534 system and if so will changes have to be made to the pipes in the walls or the wall valve mounting plates?
Answer:The PU3650 can be use as a replacement for a Kenmore central vacuum. If you are using 1 1/2" pipe that you will need a step down adapter which our phone support can help you with.
Question:I am replacing a Hoover model s5673 central vacuum. Will this unit be compatible
Answer:This unit will be suitable for replacing a Hoover S5673 central vacuum. This unit comes with a new mounting bracket and will use the same low voltage wire.
Question:can this unit be vented out to the exterior?
Answer:This unit can be vented to the outside by running a pipe to the exterior and placing an exhaust vent on the opening. Please let us know if you have any additional questions.
Question:Can this unit replace a vacuflo
Answer:Yes, this unit will work for replacing a Vacuflo unit.
Question:I'm replacing a model E130J. Will the PU3650 be a good replacement?
Answer:The PU3650 will be a suitable replacement for Electrolux model E130J. You should see an increase in power, and you will have a 10 year warranty.
Question:H..i'm inquiring about the Electrolux PU350B, some LCD screens come in different colors, Green, Red, Blue.......i have seen a Red one and it's very powerful light on all the time, is this random or a manufactures error?
please elaborate if possible
Answer:Regardless of color, the LCD screens remain on at all times. Currently the only screen color produced is red. Blue and green were the color of screens on older versions of the PU3650.
Question:How hard is this to install? I am looking to replace my old electrolux 1590 central vacuum.
Answer:The PU3650 is very easy to install. Simply remove the old 1590 and the old mounting bracket, and then install the new mounting bracket with four screws. Then hang the unit and tie in the low voltage and pipe intake. In some cases you may need a piece of pipe or flexible pipe to fully tie in the pipe. We also have installers you can call and talk to at 866-972-8227 prior to purchase.