Having problems with your Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum ?
Our Kirby g6 vacuum cleaner will not turn on and we have checked the safety switches and cord. ANy suggestions?
You probably have a bad switch. let me know if you want me to walk you through replacing it
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