Question about Vacuums
Power is going to the vac when shampooer is attached but it will not go on.
If your trying to shampoo your carpets but the water flow is to weak and it trickles through the spout to the carpet leaving small puddles
This problem often occurs when the foam filter is not replaced after rinsing or ends up in the shampoo hose at an angle preventing foaming. If you take the small shampoo hose of the shampoo tank the filter should be on the tank, if not, it may have come off and be in the hose. If it’s not there locate it, likely in the area where you last cleaned the shampooer or in the box, and put it back on the tank. While this should be cleaned after each use, care should be taken to replace it and not lose it.
The problem may also occur if you don’t actually add the Kirby Dry Foam Shampoo to the water or if you use some thin else.
Take care to also clean and replace the air filter after rinsing. It is located under the shampoo tank where the tank fits onto the vacuum.
Posted on Nov 13, 2008
Tips for a great answer:
Jul 27, 2015 | Kirby Generation 5 G5, Generation 6 G6,...
Sep 29, 2010 | Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Jul 21, 2010 | Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Jun 04, 2009 | Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Jun 01, 2009 | Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Mar 23, 2009 | Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Apr 23, 2008 | Kirby G5 Bagged Upright Vacuum
May 23, 2007 | Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Jan 26, 2021 | Hoover Vacuums
Usually answered in minutes!