Having problems with your Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum ?

Belt not locking

\015 I just took apart the brush/roller and cleaned out. I am trying to put the head back on and make the beater bar roll and it will not. Are the green arrows supposed to be lined up when regular vacuuming? I tried that and it does not catch the belt--it only catches the belt when I line up the red arrows. I have a G3. Help\015

Answers :

With the nozzle off of the vac., turn the big knob on the front until it locks. (will only turn one direction) Put the nozzle back on the vac, lock it down, turn the knob again and the belt will be on the spindle and you should be set to go. I hope tho that you put on a new belt, they stretch after a short time and will start slipping under load.
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