Having problems with your Dyson DC14 All Floors Upright Vacuum Cleaner DC-14 ?
Why does my dc 14 leave streaks in the carpet when i push it,not when i pull it.
\015 I replaced the clutch and roller bar. i have not replaced the sole plate.\015
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