Having problems with your Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum ?
No suction from my kirby sentria
\015 The brush is spinning but there is very minimal suction, not picking up most stuff\015
I just took a stiff piece of coax cable, and took the bag off where it attaches to the main unit, and took the head off ( the part with the brush roll in it) AMD cleaned every thing really well, turning the spindle for the fan while " snaking" it and pulled out a baby sock! Ta-Da! Works like New.
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