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

My dyson dc17 sits low on my carpet in carpet mode and the brush does not roll. If I lift it off the carpet it rolls just fine. What can I do? It sucked in a shoe string. And a little after it starte

\015 I have taken it apart but cannot find anything broken and the roller rolls just fine when it is lifted off the carpet.\015

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Probably the teeth on the belt av stripped and needs new belt
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