Having problems with your Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum ?

Bearing screeching? when turned on the hoover will work normally but will give off a high pitched squeling noise which comes and goes. when it is turned off and the motor slows, the squealing also lessens in comparison to the revs.


Answers :

Hello,
Yes, it could be a motor bearing. Another possibility is the fan could be broken. Remove the bottom plate from vacuum. Spin the belt motor pulley slowly and view the fan. You may have a plastic fan \015\012\011\011\011that has broken or something is keeping the fan from spinning. Here are links with illustrations to an online guide. (the links will say "belts" but it will show how to get to the fan). Click the one that best matches your vacuum.
Hope this helps.

http://www.info-vacuum-cleaner.com/hoover-vacuum-cleaners.php
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