Having problems with your Kirby G5 Bagged Upright Vacuum ?

Attaching the Belt

\015 I am having a problem attaching the belt on the G5. I was given the vaccum and I do not have a user manual. Can anyone help? It almost looks like the hook is reversed and it won't catch the belt the correct way???? \015\012\015\012Thanks... Confused!!!! \015\012(Leslie)\015

Answers :

Rotate the square knob on the front of the attachment to the "Belt On" position (green marker). Insert your fingers in the attachment port (the round opening on the back where the "hook" is) and position the belt so it's centered and as high up as it will go (that's usually just below the center of the opening. THEN rotate the square knob on the front to the "Belt Off" position. You should feel the belt tighten up and the know harder to rotate.

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