Having problems with your Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?

Belt not moving

\015 The vacuum works fine on bare floors. However, when switching to "carpet", the belt won't move and obviously the brushes won't move either. You can move the belt manually and there is nothing obstructing the brushes from moving. Any ideas what could be causing this?\015

Answers :

Hello,
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\015\012There are actually two belts on the Dyson DC07. The one belt that you can physically see, and a second belt that connects the clutch assembly to the motor shaft. If you're able to spin the one belt that's attached to the brushes, but the vacuum is not spinning the brush, this can really only be one of two problems. Either the rear belt that connects the clutch to the motor shaft has fallen off, which would prevent it from spinning, or the clutch assembly itself maybe bad. Usually when the clutch goes bad however it will make a terrible grinding noise first.
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\015\012Here's a video on how you can access your clutch, and inspect the rear belt. Either way you'll need to take it apart to diagnosis it.
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\015\012Hope this helps you:
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\015\012Thank you,
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\015\012Chris J.
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