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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: How to replace just the Kirby 210097 Hose End For

If you just grab it where it swivels and pull with a slight bending motion the plastic "bayonet" section on the end of the hose will pull out of the plastic housing that attaches to the vacuum. Don't pull on the corrugated hose section or you will ruin the whole assembly.

Posted on Jan 31, 2010

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SOURCE: how do I replace the drive belt on a Kirby G5

Greetings,

I have shot an excellent video repair on how to replace the belt on Kirby Generation Vacuum Cleaners including your Generation 5 (G5). The belt change procedure is the same for Kirby Models G3-G10 Sentria. The video is below in an easy to follow, and understand video. Feel free to use the pause controls to pause the movie as you're fixing the belt on your Kirby.

I hope this video was able to teach you the exact process of how the Kirby belt has to be installed in order for it to work properly. Please, if you have any questions just request a clarification of the repair and I'll be more then happy to help you further, I'm always happy to answer any questions. If you found this video helpful, please kindly rate this repair solution as helpful also. I really do appreciate it, thank you.

Thanks for watching!

Chris J

Posted on Mar 21, 2010

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SOURCE: How do you replace the belt on my Kirby G5 vacuum

Hi There,

We've created a great video demonstration on how to replace the belt on Kirby generation vacuum cleaners. This will walk you through step by step on how you can replace the vacuum's belt, as well as do the basic maintenance on the roller brush to prolong the life of your belt.

I hope that this video helps you! If so, please be sure to rate my repair by clicking the 4 thumbs up icons in the top right hand corner of the repair.

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Chris Jones
GoVacuum.com

Posted on Apr 15, 2010

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SOURCE: Can you tell me how old a Kirby G4, G5, G6 and G7

The years each were made/sold are as follows:
Generation 3, 1990-93
Generation 4, 1993-96
Generation 5, 1996-99
Generation 6, 1999-01
Ultimate G , 2002-05
Ultimate G Diamond , 2005-06
Sentria, 2006 to present

Posted on Aug 29, 2010

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Kirby g5 self propels too fast


the slide has shifted forward slightly, this happens when the kirby
is hit against walls and skirting boards. you will need a service by your local kirby engineer. see kirby.com for local agent

Mar 22, 2013 | Kirby G5 Bagged Upright Vacuum

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How To Attach The Carpet Shampooer To A Kirby Generation 5 (G5) Vacuum Cleaner



The Kirby carpet shampooer is an attachment that is used with the Kirby upright vacuum cleaners. It converts the Kirby from being used as a dry pickup vacuum, into a carpet shampooer and extractor. Unlike other carpet shampooers and carpet extractors, the Kirby shampoo system does not saturate the carpet with a lot of water when cleaning. Kirby shampoo systems use a special dry foam formula that gently cleans the carpet without saturation.

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The link below is to an excellent, easy to follow and understand video that will explain step by step how to convert the Kirby Generation 5 (G5) from a vacuum cleaner into a carpet shampooer. Please note that the vacuum in the video is actually a newer Sentria model, however the repair procedure is identical on the G5 as it is on the Sentria.

Video Demonstration of Converting Kirby Generation 5 From Vacuum Into Carpet Shampooer:

http://kirbywhq.powweb.com/videos/Carpet_Shampoo.mov


If you have any questions about the procedure of converting the Kirby G5 into a carpet cleaner, please feel free to request clarfication on this video right here on the Tip page. I hope that this video was helpful. If you did find the video helpful, please kindly rate this Tip as helpful by clicking on the Thumbs Up Icon in the lower right hand corner of the page.


Thank you very much for watching,

Chris J.

on Mar 21, 2010 | Kirby G5 Bagged Upright Vacuum

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Don't have a manual for kirby G5....how do i hook up the attachment hose ?


I think you need to copy and paste this link, and grab a drink and watch closely. Have fun!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jz6DFxSwvBs

Nov 26, 2010 | Kirby G5 Bagged Upright Vacuum

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How do I connect the cleaning hose on a Kirby performance G5 vacuum?


The best explanation is given by Kirby Co. in an instruction video. Simply go to http://www.kirby.com/Portals/0/videos.html and click on one of the icons next to "How to Attach the Hose".

Sep 29, 2010 | Kirby G5 Bagged Upright Vacuum

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HOW DO YOU CHANGE THE BELT ON THE G5?


Hi There,

Here's a helpful video that we recorded showing you exactly how to replace the belt on the Kirby Generation vacuums, step by step. This video will also show you how to do the basic maintenance on the roller brush to prolong the life of the belt as long as possible.

If you need to still purchase the belt for your Kirby G5, here's a direct link to our website to the belt that your machine uses:
Kirby G4 & G5 Vacuum Cleaner Belt. Kirby Part # 301291A

Here's the video repair presentation:


Please feel free to ask any follow up questions if you need help, I'm always more then happy to answer any question you may have. If you found this helpful, please be so kind and leave feedback, and / or rate my repair helpful.

This is greatly appreciated, and keeps Fixya experts continue posting free repair advice here on Fixya.

Thanks so much,

Chris Jones
GoVacuum.com

Apr 22, 2010 | Kirby G5 Bagged Upright Vacuum

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Kirby G5 gearbox clicks, why?


most of the time the small fork that comes off of the transmission and connects to the top slide wears out which doesnt allow the transmission to engage properly

Oct 10, 2009 | Kirby G5 Bagged Upright Vacuum

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Kirby g5 suction problem


If its not picking up as an upright but does with the hose, youve either not connected the belt or the belt is broken

Feb 17, 2009 | Kirby G5 Bagged Upright Vacuum

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Kirby G5


There are no downloadable versions of the manual. The G5 manual is out of print, but you can buy any of the G series manuals...they're all the exact same machine.
Marci

Jan 08, 2009 | Kirby G5 Bagged Upright Vacuum

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Kirby G5 vacuum


Here is a link to the help you need,,,

http://reviews.ebay.com/CHANGING-THE-BELT-ON-A-KIRBY-G3-G4-G5-GSIX-ULTIMATE-G_W0QQugidZ10000000003720039

The G5 manual is out of print, but the G6 and Ultimate G models are exactly the same and wil work perfectly for your questions.
Marci

Sep 17, 2007 | Kirby G5 Bagged Upright Vacuum

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