Having problems with your Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum ?

Kirby Sentria I just got done usting the carpet shampoo system and now my Kirby wont start


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When you replace the outer bag assembly, you have to make sure that it is turned clockwise untill it fully stops. There is a small switch on body of the Kirby that is only engaged when the bag assembly is installed correctly
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Kirby Sentria I just got done usting the carpet shampoo system and now my Kirby wont start


When you replace the outer bag assembly, you have to make sure that it is turned clockwise untill it fully stops. There is a small switch on body of the Kirby that is only engaged when the bag assembly is installed correctly ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum

Sponge filter I have a kirby sponge filter for my Sentria shampoo system and dont know where it goes. It stop working and making foam. Kirby sent me the sponge filter saying this is what i need and i would know where it goes. I dont nor kind I figure it out. please help!!!!!!!


On the end of the shampoo tank where it attaches to back of motor where the bag is normally attached ... Vacuums

For the first time, I tried using my Kirby Sentria shampoo attachment. I've lost the manual but found instructions online for making the swap from regular vac to shampoo-er and got it all assembled. The foam laid down just fine, however, when I run the vac back over the foam to pick it up, there is not a stitch of water showing up in the tray. First I thought maybe it was bc I hadn't put that much of the foam/water onto the carpet, but 12 hours later, the carpet is still wet in spots. Clearly


Http://geeksquad.fixya.com/ThreadView.aspx?prdid=0&thid=638285\015\012Generic problem for all Vacuums\015\012For the first time, I\015\012Posted by MHicks on J ... Vacuums

I have a kirby sentria vaccum carpet shampoo system and I cannot get the shampoo suction head to work! It comes on but the belt is not turning. I have tried taking it off and looking at the assembly but no luck. And I have tried turning the belt engage lever to off and on to see if it makes any diference.


I had the same problem at first but figured it out. Make sure before you put it on the vacuum itself, that the shampooing unit is completely together. The belt needs to be taunt like it would be when the brush is turning. Once you put it on and turn ... Vacuums

Shampoo system for kirby sentria ultimate g


Yes, also make sure you have plenty of shamppo in the tank ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum

Kirby sentria wont start


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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

I shampooed my carpet and later that day went to use the Kirby Sentria and it wont turn on... it has always worked fine up to this moment, what could be wrong?


Specifically the bag attachment area. There is a detent on the bag boot that depresses a safety switch. Make sure the bag boot is rotated clockwise into its seated position. ... Kirby Heritage II Vacuum

Kirby sentria shampooing not right


Make sure u put the exact/right instructed amount of soap in the tank.....after each room, wash & clean tank filter. open tank all the way.....pull back slowly. if too much foam...adjust tank knob. ... Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum

Dont know how to put the shampoo system together on my kirby g6..


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Will the g3 g4 g5 g6 shampoo system work with the sentria model?


Yes, any G series shampooer will work.\015\012Marci ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum

Need a cheaper alternative shampoo for kirby vacuum system. Has to be an encapsulating shampoo. Kirby shampoo is too dear and only does one room per bottle. Need to know where to get some in australia as the postage from america is 3 times the price of the shampoo. thanks


Look up your local janitoral supply companies in the yellow pages. Encapsulation shampoo should be readily available in AU. \015\012\015\012Here is a list of websites to check out: \015\012\015\012 ... Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum

Thank you for the detailed explanation regarding the kirby vacuum functions, but we would like more information about the exact shampooing instructions. in explanation we would like to know exactly what solution and in what quantity to apply first to the fabric... how long we need to let it soak in.... and how to remove the stains using only our kirby vacuum witjh shampoo attatchment from start to finish...


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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

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It's been awhile since I have used my shampoo system on my Ultimate G series Kirby. Well, as instructed I took it apart and cleaned it. Now I can?t figure out where to put the ?screen cap? and ?sponge filter?. I have my manual in front of me and the only place it shows the filter and sponge (page 35 in the manual) is when it?s been taken apart to clean. It doesn?t show where to put it back. I don?t know what I would do without all the pictures in the Kirby manual. HELP! Thanx. Visual Kirby Vacuu


Hello,\015\012The littlew round screen goes in the hole where the hose attaches to the tank. The round foam filter goes up in the hole underneath the on/off valve for the foam. Here is a guide if you need any more help...\015\012\01 ... Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum

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Sentria vaccume .. Will a G3, g4, g5 model shampoo system work?


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Brush turning slowly while shampooing. It starts out fast, but after a minute or 2 the brush is not spinning very fast. I have powered it off and let it cool down. I just started out so I can't believe the engine is over heating, just doing 2 rooms, can't even get through the first room. If I take the brush attachment off, then put it back on and then turn it on, it spins fast, but after a a few minutes, it's spinning softly/slowly again. Kirby diamond edition


Track not set properly in grooves\015\012there could be a clog or the cleaner has built in feature to slow down heads for better cleaning this does it on its own ... Vacuums

Can I use Rug Doctor steam cleaner shampoo in my Ultimate G series Kirby carpet shampoo system?


The answer is no. This type of shampoo doesn't work as well in the Kirby. It should be dry foam shampoo only. ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum

Hello, I got a used Kirby Sentria. When I run the vaccum and push and pull on the handle, I can hearing a friction type noise. I got up close to the vaccum and it is not the wheels or roller. It is coming from the base of the handle. It's like it is pushing on something on the vaccum body and is creating the noise. Maybe transmission? Is this normal, or is it something I should be concerned about? Thanks for your help!


Try new belt yours may be slipping ... Kirby G5 Bagged Upright Vacuum

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Wont charge new roomba for xmas. lights on charging unit both flashing but no power in roomba. it worked yesterday when i got it out of the box and did a full clean. i feft it on charge over night ready for the clean today but when i got up no power atall please can you offer a solution. i have held down pock and start - no joy. i have checked the battery connections - no joy please help many thanks caroline


Did you try plugging in 560 driectly to charger then run it? ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum

Kirby Seems like you know alot about the Kirby. I know how to use my Sentria (unlike these other idiots) but I keep screwing up the shampoo tray assembly. The brush snaps into the tray just fine but the tray doesn't really stick to the head. It detaches when pushing and pulling the unit. And who knows where that cover goes? It say 'push here to open'


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