Having problems with your Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum ?

How do i remove the head to check for a blockage


Answers :

Press the foot pedal to raise the head to the highest setting. Turn the lever on the head to "off" to remove the belt from the motor shaft. Pull head off of vacuum
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

I have a Miele Vacuum cleaner MedicAir 5000 Plus. Recently the Dust Bag Indicator bar is full during normal cleaning and consequently the suction power is much less. I replaced the dust bag, engine pre-filter and Hepa filter but no change. When i remove the hose, the Indicator is normal, but when i attach the hose, wand, head, the indicator is full. I checked the hose, wand, head but can't see any blockage and when i blow with my mouth it seems fine. Can anybody help? thanks!


... Miele Vacuums

How do i remove the head to check for a blockage


Press the foot pedal to raise the head to the highest setting. Turn the lever on the head to "off" to remove the belt from the motor shaft. Pull head off of vacuum ... Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum

With cleaning carpets with the Stowaway when the head gets a blockage it makes a high pitched whining sound and requires unblocking - then works fine. Now when vacuuming the head always makes the same sound when the head is against the carpet. you can also see that the rollers are slow or stopped. We have pulled the Stowaway virtually completely apart and checked for blockages as well as washed the filter and no difference. Any ideas?


... Dyson "Stowaway" Canister Vacuum Vacuum

I caught a hidden shoe lace in my dyson 17 beater head....shut it of quickly....removed the lacing from around the head....loosened the three screws on the botton of the head....cleaned it out from whatever little dust there was....checked the heads belt reset the roller brush into the head...but alas no beater brush action. what to do?(I've had my dyson about5 months....HELP!. thanks, Jan Selman


... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

There is no suction from the sweeper head but plenty from the wand. I have viewed several videos and visited seveal dyson web pages and none address this problem. I have thoroughly checked for blockage per video instructions. There were NO BLOCKAGES. Please help. Thanks Doug


Hi Doug,\015\012\015\012There are several things that this could be. Probably the most common problem that we see when customers come in with this problem is actually a fairly simple problem to fix. Here are just a few things that this co ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

Our unit is 7024A Electrolux Oxygen 3 - it seems to work great but suddenly, the head or 'power brush' or whatever it is called - has died. I checked by removing the hose and plugging it directly into the body, but it is still dead. Without that motorized head working, the vacuum is useless. Is it worth replacing? The unit is only about 1 year old and has seen light use only. Very frustrating, since it was the most expensive unit in the store:(


... Electrolux EL7020A Oxygen 3 Ultra Canister Vacuum Cleaner Bagged Vacuum

My vac has lost suction. When I vacuum it picks up very little, but when I remove the wand hose it has good suction. We have cleaned both filters, checked for blockage in all hoses & cleaned the beater bar brush. All to no avail. Is it the motor? Or is there a blockage deep in the vac somewhere? We're debating repair versus buying a new one. Hope you can help. Thanks.


Hi there,Sorry to hear you're having a problem with your DC14. Since you say you've already washed the filters and checked for blockages, it's probably best if you get in touch with us so we can run through some simple troubleshooting ste ... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

My dyson has started to give off an acrid smell when I use it. I have checked all areas for blockages, cleaned the removable filter and removed all hair from the brush but this has not helped. I am worried the motor is getting hot in use. Whats the best thing to do next? Thanks


... Dyson DC14 All floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

Cleaning solution does not come out of the rotating cleaning head or the hand-held nozzle the solution pump seems ok but does not run (electrical continuity check between the two leads on the pump show very low resistance so they seem to be intact) - no dirt or blockage is apparent (it is a very simple device with 1 moving part wires to the pump also pass a continuity check THERE IS NO VOLTAGE on the pump leads from the control circuit board when I turn on the "manual" cleaning mode - a


You can contact Bissell directly at the following\015\012\015\012For UK inquiries:\015\012Monday - Thursday 9 am — 5 pm\015\012Friday 9 am — 4 pm\015\012\015\012BISSELL Homecare (Overseas) Inc ... Bissell SpotBot Robotic Wet/Dry Vacuum

My power head to my rainbow does not pick up as well as it always has. I've checked for blockages - none found. Checked the belt on the bar and replaced it just in case...any suggestions?


Clean or replace the separator under the main motor. Brushroll may be worn and needs to be replaced. Make sure the bottom plate is on correctly by catching the tabs on the front of the head and then fastening. ... Vacuums

Hoover Alyx Pets 2000w Hoover Model TC1208 001 Virtually no suction, have checked for blockages but cant seem to see any, however i can't remove the hose to check it. Any ideas?


Did you check the HEPA filter? I have the same problem with mine if I don't clean the filter after using it. It's a dirty job but helps for a while. ... Vacuums

The brush wouldn't work when the selector switch was in carpet mode. Took the power head apart and removed the motor. Everything o.k. in the power head. Checked and found that the neutural wire had pulled out of the connector, the connector was never crimped at the factory. What a day! Took 2 hours and a large pizza to get it done. Neutral wire was in the hose just below the handle. Reconnected the wire and crimped it, put everything back together. It works!!!!


Great. ... Kenmore Vacuums

Electrolux Z61 Handheld Vacuum Cleaner. Brush heads have stopped turning. Have removed screws but the casing seems to be still fixed together by a plastic joint which looks as if it will break if forced. How can I check that the belt is OK, and if it isn't, how do I open the cleaner to replace it?


... Electrolux EUK71B Bagless Handheld Vacuum

The hose to my Dyson Dc24 has no suction. There is suction from the exhaust when I move the cyclone bin. I have removed, washed and replaced filters. The valve next to the top filter keeps flapping. I've checked for blockages and can't find anything.


... Dyson Ball DC24 Bagless Upright Vacuum

Dyson vacum cleaner lost suction got the DC14 and it doesn't seem to have much suction in the floor head, the hose still has good suction. I have checked all the paths for blockage and there is none.


Hey, this is Leland with Crucial Vacuum,\012\012If your unit's suction has decreased there could be several reasons.\012\012Firstly, the motor may be the problem. If you hear any noises while the machine is running, you should contact ... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

My vacuum's cyclonic action is not spinning and creating very little vacuum pressure through hose or floor brush area. I already checked, brushes are spinning, there is no apparent blockage in the canister, I took it completely apart and removed excess dust from the filter. Still no good vacuum. Any suggestions?


The following filter in your in your dump cup needs to be replaced. \015\012F24 Dirt Devil "I" Bagless Upright Vacuum Replacement Filter Style F24 ... Dirt Devil M130005 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

There is no suction from the head on the floor. The hose is sucking properly but not the floor brush. I have checked for blockages and can't find anything - any ideas?


I have exactly the same problem!\015\012i think it is something to do with the transfer hose that changes the suction from the hose to the brushes ( it is at the bottom left of the machine as you look at it from the front! ... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

Suction stopped. Roller and belt working-in fine order. Checked hoses have not found any blockage. Blowing out air or sucking so little can't feel it with hand on hose end. Help!


Either a blockage or the main air filter is blocked , some it can be washed and others it must be replaced I would check the owner manual and look at the filter, foam ones can and usually have instructions where they install to wash them. ... Hoover Tempo Widepath Upright Vacuum - Blue

I have a Honeywell HF810 fan. I am trying to clean it. I removed the phillips head screws, but their are two odd screws that require a special tool to remove them . I also have to go through the plastic shaft, so I need a special type of screwdriver and a special type of head. Thanks for the challenge!!


... Honeywell Vacuums

Faithful Sebo X1 upright, about 12 years old, stopped working today. I replaced old with new dust bag, checked all dust paths were clear, checked main brush was clear/clean, and drive spindle rotated OK with fingers. When power switched on, the two red indicators briefly flash on then off, but nothing more happens, motor does not start - even with power reaching machine. Tried removing all consumables, refitting and turning on a few times to reset, no joy. Removed base cover, both belts were i


At 12 years, this vacuum has had a good long life. I suspect the motor is shot, but it could be due to faulty wiring and connections. A bad switch, break in the power cord, and worn brushes in the motor are other causes.\015\012I recommend ta ... Sebo Automatic X1 Bagged Upright Vacuum

I have a Kenmore Elegance Vacuum with Dirt Sensor, Model # 116.30750400C, Serial number M41901532. When vacuuming the carpet the power head will work for 3-6 mins then automatically shut off, power is still there and lights work but the power head motor turns off and the suction stops. I will turn it off and on, check the outlet, flick the on off buttons...nothing. I will turn it off for a couple minutes and it turns back on and runs like normal. I've check the bags, filters, cleaned the hos


It is an electrical problem in the handle, if you can or know somebody that has any fix it ability it can be fixed in about ten minutes. Oh, and Sears SUCKS!! ... Kenmore 34612 Bagged Upright Vacuum

Shark Euro-pro EP621 Bagless Upright Vacuum. Q regarding the brush not spinning / after troubleshooting and taking actions listed below, it now spinning for a few secs, but then stopping. Already removed hair, strings, etc. Checked that belt is aligned properly, checked that small wheel that turns belt is working (spins fine when belt removed. Oiled the turning parts a bit, that made it spin better, but still stops. It turns about 3-4 seconds then stops. If I switch it off and on again, I get ag


... Euro-Pro EP621 Bagless Upright Vacuum

Numatic Henry Hound Turbo Head stopped working. Checked wires and contacts and cleaned. lOOKED AT THE MOTOR IN THE HEAD BUT DONT know how to check it is working


... Henry Numatic "" Canister Vacuum

I have an older model fantom vacuum (model TH56SK 00) that I was given without the manual. It is whistling and stamped on top is "whistle = blockage check manual" which of course I can't do, but I need to find and clear the blockage. I need to clear the blockage now, but would like to obtain the manual for future issues.


... Vacuums

I have a new Kenmore vacuum cleaner w/power head also Hepa Filter. The power head started once and will not start now. I have checked to make everything is hooked up right. The reset button is below


... Vacuums
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.mictaservice.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.0350 seconds