Having problems with your Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum ?
KIRBY ISSUES! :(
\015 Hi, we're troubleshooting. our kirby vacuum is "smoking" and smells like something is burning whenever we turn it on. we've replaced the belt but that didn't work because it does this even when the belt is turned off! what could this be? is it common? we want our kirby back! ;)thank you!!!by the way, i didn't see the option at the bottom...we have a kirby sentria-peggie\015
Sounds about right you should change that type of belt every six months to a year regardless if its broken or not. one other thing you should do is make sure the brush roll itself isn't bound up it should spin freely if not you can pull the plastic ends off the roller to clean any hair or thread out .
I have the Kirby Sentria and have just had problem shampooing carpet. The water comes out but isnt coverting the shampoo concentration in the water into 'foam'. I just get a line of water. Not good ..... help!. Love my Kirby .... need it working pronto!!!!!! Any suggestions?
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KIRBY ISSUES! :(
Sounds about right you should change that type of belt every six months to a year regardless if its broken or not. one other thing you should do is make sure the brush roll itself isn't bound up it should spin freely if not you can pull the plastic e ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
My Kirby G 2001 upright vacuum wont turn on. I tried another outlet and still nothing. I don't see a breaker switch anywhere. If you know of any common problems I would love to hear them. I am very mechanically inclined, I just was wondering if there are any common issues with the motors or power switches etc. so I don't waste a lot of time troubleshooting. Thanks
This might sound a bit silly but check to see if the cord is plugged into the machine correctly if it is check to see if the safety interlocks are all engaged. ... Vacuums
Manual issues Have reciently purchased a kirby from ebay (gotta love ebay) but has no manual. I believe the model is a heritage (cant see a II though) Do they all have roughly the same manuals??? I have all the attactments - spray painter, hair trimmer, turbo brush etc but really want to get the most from the machine. Where do I get manuals for machines that are 20yo???!!!
Many years ago I was a service engineer for these machines in England they were actually made by a company called Scott &Fetzer in the USA and Branded KIRBY or CIMEX.\015\012\015\012See if Scott &Fetzer are still around and ask th ... Kirby Heritage II Vacuum
Hi. I have a Kirby from back in the early 90s (model G3D). Never had major issues with it. Can't remember the last time I had maintenance/tune up done. It's just sounding different when I run it the last few times...almost like it's louder and kind of echo-ey. Still suctioning well, but something's not right and I don't want to run it until I know if anything's up. Any suggestions? I'd like to try and figure this one out on my own with your help. Thanks in advance for your help. Marci
Check the belt. this is a strong vaccume and even without the belt it will still have a decent amount of suction. If the belt is not tight or intact it can let the motor turn faster which will sound louder. other than that check all the hoses for hol ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
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\015\012\015\012Please follw this link to view my carpet shampooing guide. Hope it is helpful!! :0)\015\012\015\012Marci\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012 ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
I have what I thought to be a Kirby Classic Omega that is in excellent running condition and looks great. I love it and have been using it for years, but it is recently going through an identity crises! I looked on the identification plate under the motor while cleaning it and discovered that the ID sticker says it's a Kirby Classic III. How can this be when every part of my dear kirby is Omega brown? There is not a hint of Red or Rosewood! Is there another way to determine the actual model b
The Kirby Omega was made from 1973 to 1976.The classic III 1976 to 1979When in for repair the case (motor cover) from a Classic could be put on the Omega. This happens in repair shops if the teck. has two apart at the same time and was no ... Vacuums
Kirby Vacuum Hi Bruce, In my opinion, yes the Kirby would be worth it, as long as you are not replacing the motor. The switch would be the most expensive part besides the motor that would need to be replaced. The switch costs USD 49.99, the cord is roughly $39.99, and the carbon brushes are $29.99. I can easily walk you through any of these repairs should you need help. Kirby's are great vacuum cleaners, that usually last 30+ years. Brand new these machines sell in the US for $1600 or more,
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If the green light is off, then its time to replace the band. This video shows you how. ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
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
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Kirby Manual I can't find my manual and I need to know how to use the handheld shampooer part of my Kirby. It is the Kirby Sentria. Can you halp? Thanks~ Naomi
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I have a Kirby Generation 3. The handle spring assembly is broke, so I took it apart to get a part number. Can you tell me if there is a cross reference or something on these parts. I am unable to find a part with the same number that is located on the part I took off. The number on this spring assembly shows Kirby HA-670289B K-1. Any help finding this part is appreciated.
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Http://geeksquad.fixya.com/ThreadView.aspx?prdid=11557&thid=612593\015\012Kirby shampooer\015\012Posted by wyatt8696 on May 21, 2008\015\012How do i use my Kirby ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
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\015\012 Here's a link on how to adjust the transmission on the kirby...the kirby pictured is a G4 or 5 but it is the same transmission as the G3\015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012 ... Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum
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New Kirby I own the new Kirby Ultimate Diamond Edition..G Series and the brushes are running OK and everything but it seems to be blowing things out and not picking them up. Can you help me. My serial number if 7051201028
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Take the nozzle of, remove the brush roll, put the new belt over the brush roll, re-install and put the bottom plate on, making sure that the belt is in the middle of the brush roll. Turn the big knob on the front until it locks, when it grabs the b ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kirby mi kirby does not picking the water when im using the shampoorer
If your shampoooer is laying out WET foam in the center of the tray and not all the way across, you are missing the wee round suds screen that goes over the hole where the hose attaches to the tank. It may be wedged in your hose. If the foam is white ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kirby Hi i bought a kirby but it did'nt come with a manual can anyone email a copy to me i am willing to pay for it Thanks Rob
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Kirby g6 My kirby is running louder than usual. Kind of like its screaming instead of running now. Its working fine, but the noise is really unbearable. What could it be?
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