Having problems with your Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum ?
My kirby shuts off while in use, starts again when cool
\015 Vaccuum sometimes just stops. If I let it sit for awhile, it will start. Machine does not smell hot, is not hot to the touch.\015
Sounds like the brushes are going bad on the motor
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