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Suction the head clogs up and won't get good suction hair is sticking to head

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SOURCE: Suction problem? The carpet fiber and pet hair

You've probably got a lesser blockage further down the pipework, which is reducing the airflow. Check everywhere possible for blockages, and also make sure the washable filter is clean and dry.

Posted on Feb 05, 2010

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SOURCE: great suction through handle, no clogs anywhere,

OK - there are two obvious things to check: 1. Make sure the brush is rotating. The DC14 has a 'brush control system" operated by a knob on the base in front of the right side wheel. Make sure this hasn't accidentally been moved to the "off" position. With it in the "on" position, switch the machine on, tilt the handle back and check that the brush roll is rotating. If it isn't, then there's a broken belt or a problem with the clutch mechanism in the brush control system. 2. If the brush is rotating, switch the machine off (and unplug it), turn it over and you will see a short length of clear plastic hose with spiral reinforcing that runs from the brush area to the motor. That hose often develops a split (which lets air in and reduces suction around the brush). Take that hose off (pull it off from the motor end and then unscrew it from the brush end) and inspect it carefully for any damage. If it is damaged, get a new one - don't try and repair the old one, it's not worth it.
I hope this helps - if so, please remember to rate my response. If you need more help, just post a reply here and I'll see what more I can do. Good luck!

Posted on Feb 11, 2010

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SOURCE: Vacuum roller won't turn and there's no suctions. Red light Doesn't blink

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