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My kriby micron magic vac is not picking up .


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There are several reasons why your Kirby isn't performing at it's best.Check the fill tube inside the cloth bag for clogs or tears in the fill tube itself.If the cloth bag is full of dirt,you have a broken or loose filltube.Check to see if the belt needs to be replaced.The belt could be streched out or broken.Next,check to see if the bristles on the brusroll are wore down.You could need a new brushroll.If the brushroll is resonably new,it could need to be adjusted down more.To adjust the brushroll.remove it from the housing and turn the ends of the brushroll to the next side,and reinstall.The ends of the brushroll are equipped with offset end,and by turning the ends and dropping it back in,you've adjusted it to the next level.The bristles should extend 1/8-1/4 inch beyond rug plate.Also if theres dirt in the cloth bag,you may have to wash bag to clean out the pores in the cloth.
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