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I changing the belt

Any ideas how i change the belt on my dyson with brush control

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  • Anonymous Jan 14, 2009

    can you show me how to change the belt for dc14

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Hi,

Not sure why you claim clutch belts cant be changed because they can.
The DC04 DC07 DC14 all use the same clutch unit if you cant get the belts from your local vac repair shop look on Ebay they are on there.
The special tools are torx screwdrivers & if replacing both belts you will require circlip pliers.

How to replace both belts in manual form can be found here http://dysonmanuals.llc.nu/index.htm

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It is possible to change the clutch belt(s). However it is much easier as a diy person to change the complete clutch. If you goto you tube there are videos showing you how to do both

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You cannot just change the belt on this model. you have to replace the clutch assy. this is a process that takes special tools and you may want to take it to your local vac tech. this repair is $69.99 where i work.

Posted on Sep 28, 2008

  • dayle53 Feb 10, 2011

    Not true! I'm a woman and did it myself in 1/2 hour. Cost of belts $7! Read solution 4!!!

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You don't even have to remove the clutch assembly. Remove the bearing end on the brush and slide the belt over the end. Use a screw driver to strech the belt over the new brush.

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