Having problems with your Kirby gem 5 ?
Kirby gen5 not creating suds when shampooing
Have checked the screen. It was down in the tube but now it is back in place. Still just dumping soap water without suds
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Kirby not shampooing, no suds coming out.
Make sure the tray is all the way down. Step on the toe petal to adjust. Turn on power assist.Turn sud control valve right to increase suds. ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kirby ultimate g series is not producing any water or suds when trying to shampoo carpet. suds cap is on and we have cleaned everything. heelllppp
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My Kirby shampooer - G4 - hardly used any water from the tank and no suds at all. Pet hair did blow out of the small slotted holes in the tray as I moved the shampooer back and forth, but the carpet was basically dry. I did vacuum before shampooing, so the brush part seemed to work great during shampooing, but no water! The small screen was stuck in the crook of the hose that attached to the tank so I did get that out and put it on the small hole on the tank, but it didn't make any difference. I
Few things:Make sure the sponge and the valve under the sponge (water tank) is clean.Make sure you follow the instructions (f you do not have the manual you can find one ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Have a kirby vacuum and it names a place to turn the shampoo tank off and a place for the suds control valve where are these two things when i am shampooing
Hello, saI was trying to help you out here. Maybe this will help some? I was going back to some customers that asked questions in the recent past and even farther back. It appeared that no one answered some of them, So, I thought I w ... Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Electrical My Kirby Ultimate G won't turn on when it is supposed to, sometimes it will and sometimes it won't ...also I see greenish blue sparks in the machine where the handle attaches to the motor when it is on. As a side note, the shampoo attachment won't make suds anymore.
\015\012PROBLEM: THE KIRBY WILL NOT TURN ON AT ALL\015\012POSSIBLE CAUSES: \015\012\015\012\015\012Please note......The Kirby has TWO safety switches that need to be engaged before it will operate. One is on ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
How do you pick up the suds after shampooing - Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
After dispensing the shampoo. You wait a few minutes. Then you turn 'off ' the shampoo picking the shampoo up. After the carpet is dry you pick up the rest. With the power head. ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kirby sentria shampooing not right
Make sure u put the exact/right instructed amount of soap in the tank.....after each room, wash & clean tank filter. open tank all the way.....pull back slowly. if too much foam...adjust tank knob. ... Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Need a cheaper alternative shampoo for kirby vacuum system. Has to be an encapsulating shampoo. Kirby shampoo is too dear and only does one room per bottle. Need to know where to get some in australia as the postage from america is 3 times the price of the shampoo. thanks
Look up your local janitoral supply companies in the yellow pages. Encapsulation shampoo should be readily available in AU. \015\012\015\012Here is a list of websites to check out: \015\012\015\012 ... Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Shampooing with the kirby
Hello,\015\012There is a small (approx. 1" in diameter) screen that MUST be fitted onto the hole in the tank that the shampooer hose plugs into. If this screen is not there, the shampooer will not make bubbles. (This is the usual culprit) It ca ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Thank you for the detailed explanation regarding the kirby vacuum functions, but we would like more information about the exact shampooing instructions. in explanation we would like to know exactly what solution and in what quantity to apply first to the fabric... how long we need to let it soak in.... and how to remove the stains using only our kirby vacuum witjh shampoo attatchment from start to finish...
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Shampoo furniture can i shampoo my furniture with my kirby shampooer its the newer version of the kirbys please let me know and how to do it thank you so much
I have had a Kirby for over 20 years and yes you can shampoo your furniture. You do it just as you would your stairs or as if you were spot cleaning. There is really nothing to it. ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
I ran out of Kirby shampoo and need substitute shampoo
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Kirby shampooer The suds are not coming out of the shampooer. I made sure it was connected right. The sponge filter and the cap are attached. i have a g4 vacuum and the screen in in properly.. if i move at a snails pace i can get spots of suds about every 6 inches or so but not a lot. i have adjusted the on and off, if verified the video its put together correctly but it acts like no suction .. i thought of a small hole in the hose for the suds and cut off about 1 inch it act better but not by
On the shampooer tank, remove the screen cap from the little hole that the shampooer hose plugs onto. Clean the screen and make sure that it is not plugged up with debris. Make sure that the screen is securely glued to the cap all the way around the ... Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum
It's been awhile since I have used my shampoo system on my Ultimate G series Kirby. Well, as instructed I took it apart and cleaned it. Now I can?t figure out where to put the ?screen cap? and ?sponge filter?. I have my manual in front of me and the only place it shows the filter and sponge (page 35 in the manual) is when it?s been taken apart to clean. It doesn?t show where to put it back. I don?t know what I would do without all the pictures in the Kirby manual. HELP! Thanx. Visual Kirby Vacuu
Hello,\015\012The littlew round screen goes in the hole where the hose attaches to the tank. The round foam filter goes up in the hole underneath the on/off valve for the foam. Here is a guide if you need any more help...\015\012\01 ... Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Shampooer not delivering suds properly, and its not the suds screen....
I have had this issue numerous times. My husband fnally came up with the perfect solution. He wrapped teflon tape (PTFE tape) around the dumb screen and voila. No more screen coming loose. Mine has always been VERY loose. Infact it would simply fall ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Shampoo does not sud
The suds screen is not there or is somewhere in hose elbow. Click HERE and read the tip about installing the suds scr ... Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kirby vaccuum the kirby wash cycle does not pull the soap back up after dispensing shampoo
My guess is that the belt was not connected properly and the shampooer brush was not spinning. ... Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Setting up to shampoo carpets with a Kirby - Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Greetings from GoVacuum,Here's an easy to understand and follow video review on how to attach the carpet shampooer to the Kirby Generation 6 (G6). The ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
How can i shampoo my carpet with the kirby - Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Hello, gwenI was trying to help you out here. Maybe this will help some? I was going backto some customers that asked questions in the recent past and even fartherback. It appeared that no one answeredsome of them, So, I thought I would ta ... Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum
I have a kirby sentria vaccum carpet shampoo system and I cannot get the shampoo suction head to work! It comes on but the belt is not turning. I have tried taking it off and looking at the assembly but no luck. And I have tried turning the belt engage lever to off and on to see if it makes any diference.
I had the same problem at first but figured it out. Make sure before you put it on the vacuum itself, that the shampooing unit is completely together. The belt needs to be taunt like it would be when the brush is turning. Once you put it on and turn ... Vacuums
Kirby Sentria I just got done usting the carpet shampoo system and now my Kirby wont start
When you replace the outer bag assembly, you have to make sure that it is turned clockwise untill it fully stops. There is a small switch on body of the Kirby that is only engaged when the bag assembly is installed correctly ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kirby sentria shampoo - Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum
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Sponge filter I have a kirby sponge filter for my Sentria shampoo system and dont know where it goes. It stop working and making foam. Kirby sent me the sponge filter saying this is what i need and i would know where it goes. I dont nor kind I figure it out. please help!!!!!!!
On the end of the shampoo tank where it attaches to back of motor where the bag is normally attached ... Vacuums
For the first time, I tried using my Kirby Sentria shampoo attachment. I've lost the manual but found instructions online for making the swap from regular vac to shampoo-er and got it all assembled. The foam laid down just fine, however, when I run the vac back over the foam to pick it up, there is not a stitch of water showing up in the tray. First I thought maybe it was bc I hadn't put that much of the foam/water onto the carpet, but 12 hours later, the carpet is still wet in spots. Clearly
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Does my kirby come apart to where i can shampoo furniture . can i use kirby on berber carpet. i have the G series
YES there is Kirby upholstery shampoo attachment that comes in a standard set of attachments - HERE is the instructions. Try it on inconspicuous area first ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum