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DYSON DC14 While vacuuming the living room, the rotating brush started making an awful loud grinding sound. We opened the intake port, cleaned the brush but to no avail sound still persists once you lower the vacuum handle in an attempt to clean. Was wondering if there was anything that can be done?

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Take the bottom plate off and check the belt. Also, rotate the brush by hand - it should turn with only a moderate resistance from the belt, or very little if you take the belt off. If it is hard to turn, or if the belt is stripped-out right where it goes around the roller pulley, one of the roller bushings is stuck. In that case you'll have to remove the roller and clean or replace the roller and bushings.

It's possible that the problem is actually in the blower, but most of the time a roller bushing or a foreign object caught under the roller is the culprit.
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