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

Hello. i only have one arm and am trying to figure out why my beater bar wont turn on my dyson dc14. the belt smells a little too. thanx, trixie


Answers :

Sounds like the beater bar is frozen in place. This sometimes happens when the ends of the bar become stuck in the holders.\015\012The solution is to remove the beater bar and clean the small holders on each end removing any debris that has built up. Spray with a little WD40 and then manually rotate the beater brush around the holders until it is free, then replace. Be sure the belt is installed properly.
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