Having problems with your Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum ?
Spindle not coming off my kirby
\015 The fan is obviously wobble-ing back and forth and the spindle will not turn without moving the motor belt ?is it fused on there?\015
It's a left handed thread watch this video
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Spindle not coming off my kirby
It's a left handed thread watch this video ... Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum
KIRBY MICROSWITCH I SUSPECT THE MICROSWITCH ON THE FRONT OF MY KIRBY IS FAULTY. I COULD GET THE MACHINE TO COME ON BY PRESSING THE SWITCH, NOW THE VACUUM DOES NOT COME ON AT ALL. CAN THIS SWITCH BE REMOVED OR CAN I OVERRIDE IT?
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Kirby Sentria I bought my kirby sentria just before we were to move house and although I have the instructions somewhere, they will be boxed up and I so want to clean the carpets before I move. Problem is that I don't know whether the belt should be on or off when using the big silver front with the Kirby insignia on it. I know that the green light should come on when it is working properly and it does not, so I am doing something wrong. I can attach the attachments no problem but I want to use
If the green light is off, then its time to replace the band. This video shows you how. ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
I just replaced the belt on my Kirby Heritage II, and it keeps coming off. It is engaged when I check it, but as soon as I start vacuuming, it comes off?!
You got the wrong size. ... Kirby Heritage II Vacuum
II have the kirby sentria, i have it in canister mode with blower attachment on the hose is on with the hand sprayer attachment the problem is the foam is not coming out the sprayer used it just fine all day went to refill w/ water and cleaner now the foam wont come out whats wrong with it?
Make sure the "straw" is in.See if dust coming out of the hose did not clog the air passages. ... Kirby Heritage II Vacuum
I just bought a 2nd hand Kirby & not really know how to start. it didn't come with any operation Manual or CD. I realized its a re-po set. I think its Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum, as there is nothing to identify it.
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I have a Kirby G5 and need to replace the gear drive shaft, as the lever inside fell off and the shaft came out. (Common problem by the sound of it.) How do i remove the actual gearbox itself. I have removed the 3 screws on the bottom, but it's not coming out. What's stopping it from coming out? Do i need to remove the gearbox drive belt first? If so, how do i get to it? Thanks in advance.
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Kirby Hi i bought a kirby but it did'nt come with a manual can anyone email a copy to me i am willing to pay for it Thanks Rob
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How do I put the belt on the Kirby the correct way in order for the green light to come on? The green light indicates that the Kirby will pick up.
The G4 has a magnetic block on one end of the brush. It must be aligned on the LED end of the brush housing. ..with adjustment screws facing out. When setting the housing back in place use the pedal to lift the carpet nozzle up off the work surface ... Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Does my kirby come apart to where i can shampoo furniture . can i use kirby on berber carpet. i have the G series
YES there is Kirby upholstery shampoo attachment that comes in a standard set of attachments - HERE is the instructions. Try it on inconspicuous area first ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kirby not shampooing, no suds coming out.
Make sure the tray is all the way down. Step on the toe petal to adjust. Turn on power assist.Turn sud control valve right to increase suds. ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
I have a Kirby vacuum with the shampooing attachment. The shampoo/liquid comes out of the shampooer in a drizzle of liquid. There is no foam.
You need to check that the little round screen is in the hole where the hose attaches to the shampoo tank. My guess is that the little round screen is wedged sideways in the end of the hose.\015\012 \015\012Here is a guide to help you further...\015\ ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kirby wont come back on checked outlet its ok
If you are refitting the shampoo tank, you havent turned it far enough. There is a safety switch that must lock ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kirby generation 4 will not come on
No reset button but you need to make sure the brush roll housing is on securely and also the bag unit as well, because there is a safety switch that wont let the machine turn on if either one of those two things are off. I'm assuming you took the fro ... Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kirby Sentria- no suds coming out
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Kirby shampooer is leaving streaks and shampoo comes out in a small streak
Go to this link for instruction on how to use shampooerhttp://www.goodvac.com/Articles.asp?ID=153 ... Kirby Vacuums
My kirby generation 3 wont come on
Make sure cord is not damaged. Check to see nothing is blocking hose or carpet nozzle(where beater brush is or brush roll). Plug unit in to a receptacle that you know has power going to it. (Lamp you know works when plugged into same. Using hose ... Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum
I disconnected the Kirby vacuum to blow out and clean under my refrigrator, when I put it back it wont come on, don't seem to be getting any electric.
Make sure your electric plug is still in place ... Vacuums
My Kirby G6 light is not turning on when I start the machine. I took off the front piece and removed a lot of hair from the roller and interior. Since I did that, the belt keeps coming off (even though it is fairly new). Is that the reason the light won't turn on? Is there any advice you can give me before I take it in?
The light indicates that the brushroll is spinning. If it isn't coming on, the power nozzle may have been reinstalled incorrectly. Take the nozzle off and then use my step-by-step guide to reinstall it. I expect that it will take care of the problem. ... Kirby Vacuums
My Kirby 2HD has started making an odd roaring noise but still works fine. I have taken the front assembly off and cleaned and adjusted the roller and checked the belt. The noise seems to come from the motor housing. I have tried to wiggle the main shaft at the front (bearings?) and it seems tight. Can't seem to get the other housings apart. Any ideas? Thanks, John
It is quite possible, it just needs lubed. The motor comes in direct contact with dirt so, you have to make sure the front bearing has a drop of oil on it from time to time. If it starts to scream at you within one month, after oiling, the bearing ... Kirby Heritage II Vacuum
I have a kirby sentria vaccum carpet shampoo system and I cannot get the shampoo suction head to work! It comes on but the belt is not turning. I have tried taking it off and looking at the assembly but no luck. And I have tried turning the belt engage lever to off and on to see if it makes any diference.
I had the same problem at first but figured it out. Make sure before you put it on the vacuum itself, that the shampooing unit is completely together. The belt needs to be taunt like it would be when the brush is turning. Once you put it on and turn ... Vacuums
Hello, I got a used Kirby Sentria. When I run the vaccum and push and pull on the handle, I can hearing a friction type noise. I got up close to the vaccum and it is not the wheels or roller. It is coming from the base of the handle. It's like it is pushing on something on the vaccum body and is creating the noise. Maybe transmission? Is this normal, or is it something I should be concerned about? Thanks for your help!
Try new belt yours may be slipping ... Kirby G5 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kirby shampooer The suds are not coming out of the shampooer. I made sure it was connected right. The sponge filter and the cap are attached.
You may be missing the small round suds screen. It should cover the hole where the shampoo goes from the tank into the hose. It may be wedged sideways in the hose end. \015\012\015\012Marci ... Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kirby shampooer The suds are not coming out of the shampooer. I made sure it was connected right. The sponge filter and the cap are attached. i have a g4 vacuum and the screen in in properly.. if i move at a snails pace i can get spots of suds about every 6 inches or so but not a lot. i have adjusted the on and off, if verified the video its put together correctly but it acts like no suction .. i thought of a small hole in the hose for the suds and cut off about 1 inch it act better but not by
On the shampooer tank, remove the screen cap from the little hole that the shampooer hose plugs onto. Clean the screen and make sure that it is not plugged up with debris. Make sure that the screen is securely glued to the cap all the way around the ... Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kirby g4 I have a very loud noise coming from the motor
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