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Belt ~ Why is this so complicated?? No manual

We just recently moved and I can't find my user guide anywhere. It's been awhile since I've used this vacuum and I can't remember if the belt needs to be hooked up or not when running the regular floor mode. I left it unhooked and the suction doesn't seem to work that well and I'm scared to burn up my belt. So I either have a suction problem or a belt problem.... ;-)
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  • spaz31023 Dec 16, 2007

    How to replace belt in a Kirby G6

  • Anonymous Dec 24, 2007

    very complicated..... the belt is too tight and won't turn all the way to the Belt Off arrow.

  • Anonymous Jan 12, 2008

    Can't get the belt to stay on vaccum.

  • Anonymous Feb 07, 2008

    None

  • tjkc Mar 26, 2008

    same problem - need help now!

  • bopparules Apr 24, 2008

    cant rememeber how to put new belt on

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These instructions were excellent! They really helped me find a solution to my problem and they were easy to understand!
Thank you so much Marci!

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