Having problems with your Kirby Generation 3 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.
Make sure that the brushes on the shampooer tray are spinning, that the belt is resting on the driveshaft. The suction alone will pull up some of the moisture but the brushes should be spinning to gently scrub the carpet and deposit any excess moisture into the tray.
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