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G5 Kirby drive problem

\015 I have a similar problem, my Kirby drive switch is ok but when it is engaged it flips the machine, when you push/pull the machine the drive doesn't seem to engage properly, i have noticed that there is excess movement where the handle/hoover meet. It's as if a pin or some connection has come loose or broken.\015\012thanks for any suggestion\015\012\015\012Gary\015

Answers :

There might be a problem with slide assembly. Some free movement is OK but sometimes the slide sticks and Kirby "keeps going".
See THIS article

Rocky
Gary...
\015\012You need to adjust your transmission. Here's a link that may help...
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\015\012http://www.greatvacs.com/Kirby%20Transmission%20Adj.shtml
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\015\012Marci
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