Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum
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We have actually recorded a very informative do it your self video on how to replace the fan on a Kirby Generation upright.
The video is a two part video, but this explains step by step how to remove the old fan, and put the new one on.
If you need to purchase a new fan assembly, here’s a link to the Fan assembly for your Kirby G4. Unfortunately you may only purchase them as a complete assembly:
Genuine Kirby Vacuum Fan. Kirby Part # 119096S
Here’s the videos showing how to replace the fan:
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Self Propel doesn’t work – via other expert advice here for other models of Hoover – I’m thinking it is the actuator that needs to be replaced as I can see the cable does not connect to anything on the bottom. My problem is – I can’t get the cover off. Been trying for a couple of hours. I removed every screw I can seem to find but something is hold it down. I also am wondering if/when I do eventually get the cover off, would I need to replace the cable when I replac
.Although this site doesnt actually cover the DC14 yet, the DC14 is very similar to the DC07 so as regards dissassembling the machine, and replacing the clutch, my experience is that the DC07 info will enable you to do the job.
.Check out my online instructions…
.Hope they help!
.If bulb is ok, you will have to make sure the switch is matched with the fan (ususally a set of 4, 6 or 8 micro-switches have to be set the same in both switch and fan to be on same frequency of communication – even if you have an exact US 9051T controller).
.A whole new fan is not too expensive ($100) and may be best route if you use the fan alot and it is over 7 years old – just an option.
.Also, just because the light doen’t work doesn’t mean it is the switch transmitter that is broken, it could also be the receiver. Call the company on the website below – they will either tell you how to check or you can send everything to them and they will check for you.
.Sorry for making it so difficult – I hope it is just your bulb.
.We’ve shot a video showing you detailed instructions on how to replace the fan on a Kirby Generation vacuum cleaner. The video is in two parts below. If this video was helpful to you, please be sure to rate this Solution by clicking the four Thumbs Up icons in the top right hand corner of this Solution;
.Changing the Fan On a Kirby Generation Video, Part 1:
..Kirby Fan Change Video Part 2;