Having problems with your Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?
Getting hair out of gears
\015 How do i get to the belt gears?\015
Best way is with a screw driver and needle nose pliers. remove belt and brush first.
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Getting hair out of gears
Best way is with a screw driver and needle nose pliers. remove belt and brush first. ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
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Thanks! Awesome tip to get into the gear box. My roomba would start up but would move very sluggishly. Looked up the beep code and it was the brushes. Brushes are cleaned regularly so it was something internal. Did your solution of getting into & cleaning the gear box and viola! He's back!
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Dc17 -too much pet hair around the belt gears
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My DC 17 is plugged. I can see through the small hole in the top blue "flower shaped" that the holes at the top of the canister are plugged with hair & dirt. I cannot see anyway to get to these small round holes. Is there a way to remove the top blue "flower shaped" piece? I have removed the inner cone from the clear canister but still cannot get up underneath.
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Dog hair gets caught all the time in the belt drive spool, is there a fix for this other than having to pull it out all the time by hand? I have replaced the belt and the brush but this hasnt solved the problem and the belt moves so slowly and I get the loud whining/grinding noise too.
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