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I have a dyson dc14. the brush bar will not rotate when the vacuum is running. the belt is attached and it will rotate by hand. when you switch from bare floors to carpet-the bar will not kick in and rotate.


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Check that when you pull back handle to vacuum the clutch control knob which is located front lower left side of machine moves to drive position & is not stuck in off or park position.
Rotate it to drive if it's at off or park when you have lowered handle.
If after checking this you still have no brush rotation you will need to remove clutch unit. You can either replace the belts or fit new clutch.
If you don't have the clutch arrangement then just turn the three plastic screws on the sole plate (Under front of machine) to unlock pull off sole plate & fit new belt to brush roller.

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