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

Loud noise and appears the belt is slipping

\015 The belt is not broken, but it seem to be slipping and the maching\015\012makes a loud noise.\015

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The belt stretches and becomes loose or missing some teeth replace the belt. dub_mccorkle@!yahoo.com
Generally you will find soil and string of some sort wrapped around the drive spool. Make sure you unplug it before starting and it might be quite hot.
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