Having problems with your Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?
Hair around belt area
\015 I noticed my dyson dc17 wasn't working properly. I took off the plate and saw a lot of hair aroung the belt area. I removed the beater bar and the belt and pulled out at least a quart sized ziploc bag full of hair maybe more. I also noticed bigger chunks of hair coming out of the vacuum. Probably from this area. What can be done to remedy this problem. I don;t want to have to keep taking it apart. Thanks\015
Design flaw. You have to clean that out regularly :)
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Hair around belt area
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Dc17 -too much pet hair around the belt gears
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Dc17 -too much pet hair around the belt gears
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How to refit the front brush belt driven roller ? We removed the roller accidentaly when cleaning out hair that had got wrapped around the roller. How can we put it back in?
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My brush roller stopped spinning so I had to take it off and clean out all the hair that had gotten wound around it. I replaces it and now it is make a lound noise, but only when the brush is on. Could it be the belt making such a loud sound? It wasn't making this noise before.
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