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Brush bar on my dyson dc07 will not turn.

The unit itself seems to be running just fin

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  • Anonymous Jan 04, 2009

    I have the same problem the brush will not turn and there appears to be no suction.



  • Anonymous Jan 12, 2009

    Yup - same problem - vacuum runs fine but no suction thru the bottom, only thru the hose. Brushes not turning

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Hi.

Your Dc07 may have A clutch unit.
Check that when you pull back handle to vacuum that 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 its at off or park when you have lowered handle.

If adter checking this you still have no brush rotation you will need to remove clutch unit to either replace thr belts or fit new clutch.
Try this site for further help http://dysonmanuals.llc.nu/

If you dont have the clutch arangement 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.

Easy job to do.

Posted on Jan 11, 2009

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