Having problems with your Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum ?
KIRBY 5 PROBLEM
\015 My Kirby turns on, but when I try to go forward, I have to actually push it forward. It still has suction and the belt is not busted. But, it's much harder to vacuum.\015\012\015\012What could be the problem?\015
Make sure the lever it the very back of the machine is in the on or drive position, make sure the height is up high enough ( the higher the better as long as it is still cleaning - lower is not better ) and change the belt even if it isn't broken they can stretch out in less then a year of use.
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