Having problems with your Dyson DC15 All Floors - The Ball Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?

The brushes do not disengage when in upright position

\015 The brushes are always engaged even when in the upright position. How do you fix it so that the floor brushes will stop rotating when trying to use the wand & hose portion.\015

Answers :

Set the brush control, as needed. The brush control turns the brushbar on the underside of the vacuum on and off. The button is located beside the power button, on the top-front of the vacuum cleaner. Turn on the brush control for cleaning carpet. Turn off the brush control for bare floors or delicatelb_icon1.png rugs..
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Dyson DC15 All Floors - The Ball Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

The brushes do not disengage when in upright position


Set the brush control, as needed. The brush control turns the brushbar on the underside of the vacuum on and off. The button is located beside the power button, on the top-front of the vacuum cleaner. Turn on the brush control for cleaning carpet. Tu ... Dyson DC15 All Floors - The Ball Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

I have the Eureka 4870 "The Boss" Smart Vac. The beater bar began to turn constantly and can't be shut by moving the Brush Roll Contol to Bare Floor position or the machine to the upright postion. It has also eaten two new belts. A local tech says he has seen this problem whereby the free-wheel assembly that makes contact with the belt to engage the beater bar is misalgned and cannot disengage. It is usually the chassis which would mean replacement of enough parts that would not be worthwhile


... Eureka Smartvac 4870 Bagged Upright Vacuum

Eureka 4870 brush won't stop turning in upright position


There will be a linkage that as come loose and not operating the limit switch to turn it off, try looking at 23. Idler Clamp Assembly on the link below. ... Eureka Smartvac 4870 Bagged Upright Vacuum

Dyson DC04 upright vacuum Brush disengages (ratchet noise etc) when using on clean shortpile carpet. I have checked that brush is clean/clear but it disengages as if jammed every couple of minutes.


I hate to tell you this but that sounds like the clutch is bad ( a common problem ), It is not very easy to replace but you can buy it at sears ( part number ... Vacuums

My machine (Hoover Wind Tunnel - bagless) is only 1 yr. old. The agitator brush doesn't turn all the time. I know it's not supposed to turn when in the upright position. However, it only seems to work when I have the setting on high. When I stop, but have not put the machine in the upright position, it stops again and then slowly starts moving. Could the V-belt be worn out already? In the owner's manual it states that this belt is not normally replaced. The exact same thing happened with my old


Sounds like you should do two things:\015\0121- Remove and clean the beater brush of all debris as best you can. At the end of the brush you will see a hard rubber piece, at both ends, that holds it in place in the body of the vacuum.\015\012Add som ... Hoover Self-Propelled WindTunnel Bagless Upright VacuumVacuum

Brush roller does not turn off in upright position


Make sure there is not a lever to move in order to stop the brushes/agitator...\015\012if the belt makes contact with the end of the shaft the brushes will rotate...\015\012tighten all of course/and take the panel of to check behind the b ... Hoover Self-Propelled WindTunnel Bagless Upright VacuumVacuum

No suction I have new belts. Everything is clean. No clogs. When I turn it on it smells like rubber , the brush doesnt spin. Everything seems to be free flowing.. Roller brush isnt stuck on the ends. Took off hose to make sure no clogs anywhere. There is not even suction thru the hose with the handle in upright position.


Generally, the problem is that the belt is not running the brushes.  This is caused by one of the following:\015\012\015\012\015\012beater brush is jammed.  This is either an object stuck in the brush or im ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum

My bissell 9400's brush rollers do not stop turning. When I was using the hose attachment for the stairs the handle was in the upright position and the brushes kept turning. Also water was leaking out of the rear right side onto the the carpet under the machine.


... Bissell 9400 ProHeat Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum

Brushes stop rolling when against carpet, yes it is out of the upright position and when I left the base off the carpet the brushes start to roll again. What is wrong?


Your belt is stretched out so it just stops when the carpet resists it. Get a new belt made for your particular machine and you should be back up and running ... Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright Deep Cleaner, Red Berends Vacuum

Brush bar fails to disengage when handle is upright


... Dyson DC15 All Floors - The Ball Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

Yellow Dyson handle stuck in down position will not click upright


... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

Bissel home healthy vac. The brush only turns on for a split second and shuts off. Each time I put it in the upright position and start over, it does the same thing. I thought it may be the switch up on the handle. I replaced it, no luck.


Here is some information about a second Auto Cut-Off Switch near the power switch:\015\012About the only "gripe" I can come up with has to do with the automatic brush shut off mechanism that causes the brush to stop rotating when the unit is mo ... Bissell 5770 Healthy Home Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

Rotator brush not spinning. Handle is not in the locked upright position. Says it's beltless, so is this likely an interlock switch or drive motor problem ?


Hi, the brush roll will only spin when your handle is not in the locked upright position, once the handle goes upright - the brushroll de-activates ... Kenmore Progressive Bagless Upright with Inteli-Clean SystemVacuum

Kenmore InteliClean 116.35923502 Two, I believe unrelated, problems. 1) The InteliClean sensor lights stay amber and red even when the machine is in the upright position and the suction line is disconnected from the cleaner head. 2) There is a lot of vibration and noise in the agitator roller housing. I picked a little hair out of the roller brushes but other than that they were clean. Thank you for any suggestion you might offer.


I had the same problem with the amber inteliclean light continually on. I found the problem to be in the plastic housing that connects the suction hose to the back of the upright section. You have to remove three screws and gently pull ... Kenmore Progressive Bagless Upright with Inteli-Clean SystemVacuum

Dyson Root Cyclone. The brush continues to run when the machine is in the upright park position. How di I fix this please? Neil


Sounds like you have a faulty clutch.\012New clutches are available on eBay ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

Brush roller only spins when in upright position


... Bissell 3594 CleanView PowerTrak Bagless Upright Vacuum

When I lock (Dyson DC 15 ) upright position the brushes still working


Hi there,\015\012\015\012There is a second switch directly adjacent to the ON/OFF switch. This turns power on and off for the burshbar. Please check this switch is in the off position.\015\012\015\012If the switch is definitel ... Dyson DC15 All Floors - The Ball Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

I can't get my animal Dyson to drop down for the brushes to pick up...it is stuck in the upright position. It is so frustrating that I can't get it to drop to vacuum the floor.


... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

Just replaced the belts on my Hoover Windtunnel II self-propelled vacuum. The brushes are now turning ok, but the self propelled feature is not working. Squeals when when you lock it in the upright position.


Check the plastic part, which the the self propelled cable is attached to. (release the handle, tilt it back. You should be able to see the cable attached by a screw to a black plastic arm.) It is either broken or the cable is lose. ... Hoover U6630-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum

The brush has stopped turning when used in the upright position


Mine also stopped turning. I tried pushing the red reset button on the left side of the vacuum, down by the agitator on/off switch. It didnt work at first, and I then realized it was stuck. I used a pair of tweezers to pull it out and the agitator ... Kenmore 31913 Progressive Direct Drive Bagged Upright Vacuum

Will not lock into the upright position and has lost suction from the brushes


Upright Lock Assembly has broken ... Dyson DC07 All Floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

When in upright it does not run or when I pull out the wand. I have cleaned the filter and cleared a clog. I turned it on it's side to check brush bars are okay. If I position it for floor vacuum it will run, but again when I pull the wand out it won't turn on.


I have a Dyson Or should say my wife has a Dyson and we suffered a similar problem when it wouldn't run in the upright position but would if we lowered it to say clean under furniture. It turned out to be a fracture in the mains power lead. Upright i ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

The brushes won't work and the green shows on the 'TOOL' section, but the machine is in the upright position and should be transferring to the floor section. I have a brand new machine and have only used it once. What is the matter, and what can I do? Billie


What is the maker and model of your vacuum? ... Vacuums

Bissell brushes only turn in upright position


The brushes always turn on this unit, therefore the belt is probably stretched out to the point that there is no tension. When the unit is reclined the brush is probably stopping on the carpet as the unit drops slightly to the surface it is on. I r ... Bissell 3576 CleanView II Bagless Upright Vacuum

Now that I just fixed my Lux Legacy canister vacuum, I need help on my other Electrolux Regency Series upright! The vacuum works fine but the rotating brush does not work and the brush motor does not turn on. Tried cleaning the brush and hitting hte reset button to no avail. This upright has a triple setting switch and I checked the each of the wires seem to be attached. Tried rotating the brush by hand and it would not budge. Was going to "encourage" the brush to turn with a set of articula


There are a couple rectangular holes on the bottom of the power nozzle, beside the wheels. These have tabs in them that need released with a standard screwdriver. \015\012 ... Vacuums
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.mictaservice.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.0574 seconds