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Post# 381327   11/14/2017 at 19:23 (222 days old) by Lesinutah (Utah)        

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I have 2 sentrias. I took apart replaced fan replaced roller belt bag hose. When I put back together I didn't seal fan case or glue white plastic piece next to emptor. Both vacuum cleaners turn on and both have the motor on high speed. I was wondering if you had any ideas for me.

Post# 381355 , Reply# 1   11/15/2017 at 02:02 (221 days old) by Ultralux88 (Denver, Colorado)        

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Check the area around the safety switch, make sure you donít have anything caught there.

Personally I donít care to remove the front fan housing on any G series Kirby, I always get to the fan by taking the motor out. Iím sure I must be a glutton for punishment or something to do that, or I just loathe dealing with the sealant on the fan case...

Post# 381379 , Reply# 2   11/15/2017 at 16:06 (221 days old) by Lesinutah (Utah)        

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The belt lifter screw was misplaced and replacement screw was rubbing shaft. Just need right screw and washer and it's running fine now.

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