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G4 Footswitch wiring

I have ordered and replaced the footswitch mechanism for a Kirby G4. I had it running while pushing in safety switches before re-assembling. However, when I had put the handle back on it would no longer run. I am looking for a confirmation on the wiring in case I have switched the wrong ones. I could understand any instruction about references to wire connection on the footswitch such as the A (lower) or B (upper) male connectors, or the slot to the left of those. With reference to the origin of the wires that plug into the footswitch, I would understand "long" and "short" wire originating out of the top of the vaccuum , and "wire originating from below the footswitch" and "wire originating from 45-degree angle male connector near pulley". Or as an alternative, an image of wiring diagram would be helpful. THanks for any input

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I have published an online guide...it may be of help to you. Just click on the link to view it.

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http://reviews.ebay.com/REPLACING-THE-POWER-SWITCH-ON-ANY-KIRBY-G-SERIES-VACUUM_W0QQugidZ10000000003752018

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Try this site perhaps writing them an email will get you a wiring diagram. they got ALL parts for kirby's. http://www.thevacuumcenter.com

Posted on Aug 22, 2007

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