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

Loud noise the ratchet obstruction warning keeps coming on. The knob that switches from floor to carpet seems to turn to far. What can I do?

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\015\012Check brush roller for any obstructions. Turn the 3 plastic screws to unlock position & lift off sole plate so you can see the brush roller now check you can rotate it by hand.
\015\012If it is difficult to move look for something jamming roller if no signs of obstruction check brush roller bearings. If roller bearings are siezed new roller will fix this.
\015\012If you cant find any problems with the roller then you will require A new clutch unit to be fitted.
\015\012This can be done at home but it does involve a lot of stripping machine down far to much to tell you on here so try this site for help. http://dc07.atspace.com/
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