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

My husband ran over my daughters shirt with our Dyson DC17 animal. Now it's making this horrible load ratting noise. I've taken the head off. Clean the beater bar. The belt is in tact. No

\015 It is still working. Just making this awful loud rattling noise. Sounds like its broken. Thanks!\015

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First make sure there are not any of the rubber cogs missing from the belt, it may be wise to replace the belt anyway because the cogs may be worn. Make sure the brush roll does not have any play in it anywhere and that It fits tightly in the nozzle housing without any play. If there is any play or wiggle that will cause it to move.
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