Having problems with your Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?
Vacuum motor stops working
\015 Our Dyson DC17 is over 5 years old. Recently, the motor that turns the vacuum has stopped. The bristle brush in the head still turns though. I cleaned the vacuum thoroughly, taking apart everything that I could. The motor began working again. Today while vacuuming, the motor stopped again. I cleaned everything again, but the motor for the vacuum will not work now. Any ideas? Thanks.\015
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