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

I accidentally sucked up a strap from a bag, and when I pulled it out from the vacuum the vacuum now makes a loud noise only when the brush is rotating. Please help! Thank you!

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Is it the vacuum making a loud noise, or the power head. I'd say the belt in the power held came apart and is flapping around inside. You may be able to replace, but I recommend taking it to the dealer for repairs.
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