Having problems with your Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?

My dyson dc 07 brush will not rotate. I have cleaned all hair and debris from around the brush and no change. I can not even figure out how to look and see if the belt is still attached. Suggestions?

Answers :

DC07s are not easy to check the belt on, in fact depending on which exact model you have there are probably two belts.
\015\012One connects the output of the motor to the clutch mechanism (one end of which has the control knob that lets you turn off the brush bar completely), and the other connects the clutch to the brush bar.
\015\012The clutch to brush bar belt is easy to check as the belt can be seen running over the brush bar if you remove the sole plate. The other belt is "hidden" under a plastic cover secured by three Torx screws. These need a special Torx driver to remove so unless you have a well tooled-up friend, this may mean a call to Dyson for help..
\015\012The site www.dysonmedic.com is excellent, but may not cover your exact DC07 in full.
\015\012Good luck !

The manual shows how to check the belt, among other things. Have a look over it and see if anything else could be the problem. Give the company a call and find an authorized service center if it has to come to that.
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