Having problems with your Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum ?

The belt on my Kirby G3 wore out, and I bought replacement belts from two different sources--one an official Kirby supplier and one a store brand. Neither belt is long enough to catch the belt lifter when it is rotated and to reach the drive shaft.

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Kirby has only had 1 belt from day one. sometimes you do need to push the belt up to catch the belt lifter
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