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

Beater Bar stopping and making noise

\015 My Dyson DC14 vacuums very well. However, while vacuuming the beater bar will stop turning or turn slowly and the vacuum will make a horrible noise followed by a burning rubber smell. I've cleaned the beater bar thoroughly and looked to see if something was jamming the belt but can't see in there very well to really know for sure. I can't seem to figure out how to take the vacuum apart so I can look at where the belt connects inside. Please help with this problem and for how the vacuum opens up. Thanks.\015

Answers :

Hello, I noticed this request for help has come up before, It's almost impossible to discribe what you're needing to do. Your model has 2 belts, 1 from the motor to the clutch and 1 from the clutch to the beater bar. There is a special tool to hold the belt in a position that the beater bar can be re installed, but with a little patience and maybe another set of hands it could be done with 2 screw drivers.
\015\012Go to this link and the video will show you step by step how to dis-assemble your vacuum so you can service the belts and or clutch.
\015\012http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7_CtaFcc5HU
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