Having problems with your Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?

When I tilt back handel and turn dial to carpet It makes a loud grinding noise


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On a Dyson this engages the brush bar. Two possible faults: Debris (hair etc) caught in brush bar - cut out with knife. Or - damaged drive belt - pieces of belt striking casing. Last, but unlikely cause, debris in bearings of brush bar - replace brush bar.
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