How to Replace a Kirby Vacuum Tool Hose End

Aug 25, 2022

How to Replace a Kirby Vacuum Tool Hose End

"Why did we write this article? At Greatvacs we are the largest rebuild warehouse in the US. We have serviced and rebuilt over 50,000 high-end vacuums. We get asked all of the time "How to replace the small tool hose end on a Kirby vacuum cleaner." so we decided to make this video and article for you. Enjoy :)"

Hey, everyone, it's Kyle from GreatVacs I’m going to show you how to get your Kirby tool end off your Kirby tool hose.

You're going to need a few things heat gun or a hair dyer.

Replacement tool.

So you want to do let’s get your heat gun or hair dryer you’re gonna heat this rubber piece. 

  • Heat it until it’s a little shiny but you don't want to melt the rubber.

Get your heat gun and go all the way around it.

Once you got it all heated up grab the tool and twist and pull it out.

Get your new one and put it back in the cuff.

Twist and push.

It should pop in without any issues since this rubber is already heated up.

Alright, that’s for today don't forget we’ve serviced thousands of Kirby vacuums so we consider ourselves experts.

If you have any questions or concerns? Or need replacement parts? Please email us at and we'll get you taken care of.

Tags: Kirby, Kirby Hose, Kirby problem, Kirby vacuum, Kirby Vacuums
Andrew Sharp

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