Having problems with your Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?
Dyson Animal 17 - brush stopped turning
\015 The belt is there in place, in good condition, we've emptied it and cleaned the filter. Have run out of ideas.\015
The belt will stop itself from spinning if you accidentally picked up a shoestring or vacuumed the edged of a carpet and the carpet got caught. To have the brush spinning again, simply step on the front of the machine, pull back the handle, turn the machine on with the red power button and press the gray button next to the red button - that's the ON/OFF button for the brushbar. If it doesn't spin, press and hold the button down for 10 seconds. If it still doesn't work, call the Dyson helpline, they'll have you open up the cleaner and inspect the belt and brushbar motor and if all else fails, they'll refer you to a local repair dealer in your area to fix it.
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