Having problems with your Kirby Heritage II Vacuum ?
Kirby fan on motor
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I am assuming that you are trying to remove the fan. On newer models there is a cut on the shaft (rear of the motor - next to comutator) that allows to use a wrench to hold the armature, it may be very similar on older models. maybe a hole instead of the cut... You would have to access the rear of the motor though. Let me know if you cant find it - I'll take one Heritage apart here in the shop and will see.
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