Having problems with your Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?
DC17 suction motor stopped
\015 When i turn the vacuum on, no suction at all. the motor isn't even running. but if i tilt if as if I'm going to vaccumn the carpet, the brush motor comes on but still no suction. \012Please don't tell me how to reset the brush or turn the brush on/off. the Brush is working fine!!! just no suction. \012I had the whole thing cleaned and some parts replaced about 6 months ago so it is quite clean as compared to a year ago. Thanks for any help you can provide.\015
It could be that your cyclone needs to be replaced. Depending on how the unit was cleaned (the cyclone in particular). Some people who service these machines wash the cyclone with out completely dismantling it, they just fill it with water and shake stuff out of it. This can cause debris inside the cyclone to become lodged causing clogs. If after checking for clogs and if your changeover valve is working (the piece that moves back and forth on the side of the machine when you pull the handle back to vacuum carpets) and the machine is in the upright posistion and the hose doesn't work, then you probably have a cyclone problem.
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