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Belts I have recently bought new belts and when I installed the green light only comes on sometimes and I can smell rubber burning. The last belt broke very quickly so I am assuming that when I put the vacuum back together I am doing something incorrectly. Can you help instruct me?

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  • Anonymous Dec 29, 2007

    smell the belt

  • Anonymous Mar 09, 2008

    Changed the brush roll and new belt and now the indicator light does not come on

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Here is the link to the detailed instructions for belt changing. When you take the brushroll out, make sure that the brushroll spins freely. If it doesn't it will burn up your belts and needs to be replaced.

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

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