Having problems with your Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum ?
G7 kirby not turning ON.. have checked both safety switches..ok... any ideas??
This happened to my G4, mine was the power cable, but i had the engineer to sort it
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G7 kirby not turning ON.. have checked both safety switches..ok... any ideas??
This happened to my G4, mine was the power cable, but i had the engineer to sort it ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Our Kirby g6 vacuum cleaner will not turn on and we have checked the safety switches and cord. ANy suggestions?
You probably have a bad switch. let me know if you want me to walk you through replacing it ... Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kirby Hello, I have a generation 3 kirby- it was working - I turned it off & it will not turn on again - is there a safety switch /reset button or did the on/off switch go out - I have had it 15 years & replaced the switch 1 time - Thanks
You either need a switch or a cord. Check out my troubleshooting link which includes links to do-it-yourself guides and parts.\015\012\015\012 ... Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kirby Sentria Hi, I have a new Sentria & used it for the first time today. It was going fine & then I could smell smoke & it started to make a loud noise so I turned it off quickly. If I turn it on it immediately starts making the noise again & I can see it is all lit up inside like something is burning or sparking. I have checked the roller & it is moving & I have checked the fan which is moving & doesn't appear to be damaged in anyway. This product is from the US & we are in the UK & we are us
Sounds like the motor burned up. not sure if travel adapters will handle a large load like a motor, around 8 or amps. power needs in US are 110 volts ac, 60 hertz.I believe UK is 220 volts and 50 hertz. usually when a vac is brought to eu ... Kirby Vacuums
I have a Kirby G4 Vacuum Cleaner - MOdel G4 D. I have never had any problems or repairs done to it in the past ten plus years that I've had it. This is an upright vacuum. I was vacuuming the carpet floor and was not having any trouble at all. I switched the vacuum off and moved it into a different room. When I tried to turn on the vacuum, it would not turn on. I checked with different outlets, used both front attachment and hose attachment. Checked the front part of the motor/ spiral case. This
Hello,\015\012My educated guess is that it's either the switch or the power cord. Here are a couple of guides to help with diagnosis and repair...\015\012\015\012 ... Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Hoover Windtunnel U5750-900 Agitator brush is weak. It turns fine if I tilt the vacuum back, but it slows to almost 1/4 speed when it touches carpet, even on the highest carpet setting. I've replaced the agitator belt twice. The brush used to turn powerfully even on the lowest (Hard Floor) setting. Ideas? I should probably lube the agitator brush ball bearings, and re-check the belt, but, other than that, I'm stumped.
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Kirby hl161708 My kirby will not turn on when plugged in. ideas/
When I turned on the sweeper it would not start. I put a different power cord on it and it worked fine. now it won't start but the light on the brush and the bag full will flash when i turn it on and off but it wont start. i have 2 of these doing the same thing. do you have any idea what could be wrong. I have checked for clogs but have found none. Bob
Its sounds to me like the computer board inside the machine has gone bad. Keep in mind that the filters in these machine do need to be replaced regularly to keep the vacuum working correctly. Any good vacuum shop should be able to fix your problem. R ... Windsor SR12 Sensor Bagged Upright Vacuum
My G6 kirby stopped working. i have checked the wire for fraying and continuity and found no problems. I have noticed that the foot pedal that turns the machine on doesn't seem to click when pushed on or off either. i have the motor exposed now to check if it is bad, but i am not sure how to pursue doing just that.
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My Kirby 2HD has started making an odd roaring noise but still works fine. I have taken the front assembly off and cleaned and adjusted the roller and checked the belt. The noise seems to come from the motor housing. I have tried to wiggle the main shaft at the front (bearings?) and it seems tight. Can't seem to get the other housings apart. Any ideas? Thanks, John
It is quite possible, it just needs lubed. The motor comes in direct contact with dirt so, you have to make sure the front bearing has a drop of oil on it from time to time. If it starts to scream at you within one month, after oiling, the bearing ... Kirby Heritage II Vacuum
Will not turn on when I hit on switch. I have checked safety switch where head attaches but it doesn't seem to be a problem there.
Check fuse in the plug or better still if you have and can use multimeter check voltage present @ switch ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
When I turn on the Hoover U5780-900 it seems the motor just starts to rev up and stays that way until I shut it off. I have replaced all the belts, made sure there were not any blockages, and checked the filters. It still does it. Any other ideas.
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DYSON DC05 It just doesnt want to turn on. I switched it off, one minute later I tried to switch it back on and it didnt work. I have washed the filters, checked the tubes and everything seems ok.......any ideas? thank you, Lucie
My friends Dyson DC05 was loosing suction and then it stopped altogether one day. When she took the filters out there was black soot in them so it was obvious that the motor had burnt out. I think this happened because she wasn't cleaning the filters ... Dyson DC05 Cylinder Bagless Canister Cyclonic Vacuum
I have a Morphy Richards Grime Buster 2200 and the cap on the tank turns but will not open. I cannot find the manual to check out any possible trouble shooting advice. Any ideas would be most gratefully received, thank you.
DId you find a solution? I cant open mine!!! ... Vacuums
While running my Kirby Generation 3 sweeper it just stopped. Any idea on what it could be. I checked the wall plug and it was that.
Cable needs replaced ... Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum
My dyson DC17 will not turn on unless the handle is pulled back.(into the vacuuming position) The attachment hose will not work at all (0 suction thru it). I've checked the hose and made sure there is no obstruction. Any ideas?
Not sure if I can help, but I'll try. The DC17 has two motors: the vacuum motor and a separate motor for the brush bar. It is normal that the brush motor works only when the handle is pulled back in the vacuuming position - that's the way it's made. ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I have a kirby Tradition. The belt has come of and also the bit you turn to stretch the belt. I have all the bits but no idea how to put it together
Http://geeksquad.fixya.com/ThreadView.aspx?prdid=0&thid=656063\015\012Generic problem for all Vacuums\015\012I have a Kirby Tradition.\015\012Posted by Pagan1 ... Vacuums
We have everything set up,and have checked all possible, but when turned on it does not despense any solution, ideas
Make sure that the line to the tank is not kinked or bent in the tank itself hope this helps ... Bissell 1699 ProHeat Clear View Upright Steam Vacuum
I have the bag unhooked and the hose connected to the motor which has engaged the safety switch but the Kirby will not turn on to blow air
Blower instructions HERE. It MUST help. If you put it back together as VACUUM and it works with hose (attached to suction) and the nozzle - no proble ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
No power There is no power to my kirby G5. I have checked both safety switches and they seem to be operating properly. I think its the switch but I'm not sure.
Where would the reset button be? ... Kirby G5 Bagged Upright Vacuum
I have checked the machine for blockages, none found.However, the machines turns off after running for about one minute. Any ideas?
The electric motor inside your Dyson has a built in over-current trip to protect itself (and you if it seriously overheated and caught fire). This normally automatically resets itself, however if the motor has just about had it, next time it is switc ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I have a kirby sentria and after I shampoo'd the carpets I put it back together to be a regular vacuum and now it wont turn on. Any ideas what could be wrong?
The only thing I can think of is the brush head is not on properly.If the head is not aligned right,then the saftey switch wont be activated.Otherwise,I'd say the saftey switch or power switch.Did you make sure not to run over the cord? ... Vacuums
My Kirby is brand new(Sentria). Everytime I turn it on to vacuum, it smells like burnt rubber. I've checked the belt twice, it's on fine. What am I doing wrong?
Please check out my step by step instructions.....http://reviews.ebay.com/CHANGING-THE-BELT ... Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum
My kirby g4 will not turn on. I have checked the fuse and flex, the switch sounds good. pleas advice
Ensure the front housing is properly fitted and the bottom of the bag housing that attaches to the machine, if these are not located correctly the safety switches will not allow the vacuum to start.\015\012Could also be the mains cable, any dam ... Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum
I have a kirby G7D ultamite, I recently replaced the switch, it worked for two weeks then it hasnt turned on since. Also I checked the cord, it has power going to it. Please respond asap thank you.
The switch has probably come lose, have you checked the motor to make sure it is good? Usually the cord will short out right by the motor assembly try to wiggle it while plugged in and see what it does, its most likely the cord I recondition kirbys a ... Vacuums