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I have a kirby vacuum model G7D when engaging the tech drive, the machine zips forward to fast, the main suction mech rears up and won't stay on the floor. A technician replaced the nutural drive assy. Could he have caused some mechanical malfunction to occur??


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My understanding of Kirby vaccums is that they are lifetime warranty. It appears that the drive assembly that was installed was not adjusted properly after it was put in or it is defective. I would see about getting it back to the tech for further work. If there is more than one Kirby dealer in your area, you can take it to the other one.
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