Question about Vacuums
Generic problem for all Vacuums
How do you replace the
How do you replace the belt on the Kirby, Model No D50, Serial No. A442867
I would advise you to ALWAYS to FIRST UNPLUG YOUR VACUUM before beginning any service procedure.
This is an older Kirby vacuum and the front brushroll section of the vacuum and the front brushroll section will come off, 1st you have to remove the front cover (the Kirby Emblem) and under that there is a Kirby spoon or hook and you need to dial off the belt off the belt shaft, once that has been done remove the bottom plate and un-install the Kirby brushroll, check to see if the brushroll spins freely, if it does go onto the next step, if not clean off the hair and thread from either end and then re-check the brushroll, if it still binds up then replace the brushroll and belt with Genuine Kirby belt and brush. Then use the dial to place the belt onto the Kirby spoon / hook. Once the belt is on the hook, install the bottom planter and place then housing of the Kirby on the vacuum and use the lever on the top to secure the fan housing dial the belt onto the pulley and you should be good to go.
http://kirby.com Contact Us by Phone
United States and Canada 1-800-494-8586
Between the hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm EST
Monday thru Friday
Don – The Vac Man
Posted on Apr 21, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jan 15, 2011 | Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Oct 08, 2010 | Vacuums
Nov 21, 2009 | Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Nov 02, 2009 | Kirby G5 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Jun 14, 2009 | Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Jul 19, 2008 | Kirby Heritage II Vacuum
Apr 06, 2008 | Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Feb 24, 2008 | Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Apr 30, 2017 | Vacuums
103 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!