Having problems with your Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?

DC 17 Beater Brush won't turn

\015 The vacuum sucked up a shoelace (weird because if I tried to vacuum up something that size it just snowplows it. It made a weird sound and I shut it off and the string came right out. Now the beater bar won't turn.\015

Answers :

You need to replace the belt. Here is the belt you need and a manual you can view which has instructions:
\015\012Dyson DC17 Belt and Manual
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