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

I sucked in part of a throw rug and now the beater bar will not turn.

Answers :


\015\012\015\012Turn\015\012 your upright vacuum cleaner or the vacuum head upside down to check the\015\012 beater bar. It will be located at the front edge of the unit.

\015\012\015\012Remove\015\012 the clips at each end, take out the drive belt, and lift the beater bar\015\012 out of the vacuum cleaner unit. Before ordering the beater bar or parts\015\012 check to see if something is caught in the beater bar like hair, carpet\015\012 threads or string or other objects causing it to run poorly.

\015\012\015\012Disassemble\015\012 the beater bar, if it is necessary, by removing the end cap and the \015\012flange. Pull the brush out of the vacuum cleaner case.

\015\012\015\012Inspect all of the removed parts. If the brush appears worn, replace it. Replace broken caps, flange or the case of the beater.

\015\012\015\012Check the make and model number of your vacuum cleaner and search online for parts or the entire beater bar.

\015\012\015\012Replace the entire beater bar if the unit is old, worn or in rough shape.

I hope the above helps to solve the problem.

Good luck.
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