Having problems with your Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum ?
The belt is loose on the bottom
\015 The belt came off and the rollers dont roll how can i fix it?\015
Here is the link to the detailed instructions for belt changing. When you take the brushroll out, make sure that the brushroll spins freely. If it doesn't it will burn up your belts and needs to be replaced. (brushrolls available also by using this link)
Hope this helps...
Hope this helps...
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