Having problems with your Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum ?

I have a kirby g4 vacuum that is 12 years old. it sounds like

\015 Something is caught inside and is making noise. After vacuuming for a few minutes, i begin to notice a burning smell. There is nothing in the hose or where the hose connects, so I'm not sure what to do next.\015

Answers :

About once a month as I have German Shep dogs and cuz of the hair I check all the hoses to make sure they are free of dust bunnies. I also take the bottom plate off the roller, turn the lever to losen the belt and take the roller off. Clean/cut all the strings, hair etc off the roller , check the belt for cracks and burns and replace if need be. Put the roller cover back on, and reconnect the belt.
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\015\012Then on the side of the machine where the bag attaches, this also slides out to clean. Sometimes heavier items will get stuck in there so that dog hair and larger items cannot pass to the bag and it clogs. This will make your suction very low.
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\015\012Also a good check inside the bag compartment and clean with the attachment hose if need be, helps a great deal with ordor and dust when turned on. Especially if you have dogs/dander and hair. Ive also put carpet fresh inside my bag to keep the doggy ordor down.
TRY MY TROUBLESHOOTING MANUAL...
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\015\012http://reviews.ebay.com/COMMON-PROBLEMS-WITH-THE-KIRBY-VACUUM-TROUBLESHOOTING_W0QQugidZ10000000003800312
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\015\012HOPE IT HELPS!!
\015\012MARCI
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