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Brush is not turning after a loud noise and burning smell

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Hi Laura, it's Jack at Dyson.

I'm sorry to hear you've had difficulty with your Dyson vacuum's brush bar. If the machine has made a burning smell, please do not continue to use your vacuum.

We'd like to take some further details, and will be able to confirm if a repair or replacement part is covered under our 5-year warranty.

You can reach our experts directly by calling on 0800 298 0298 (UK), 1-866-693-9766 (US), 1-877-397-6622 (CA) or 1800 239 766 (AU).

We'll look forward to hearing from you.

Posted on Mar 18, 2014

  • Barney Tuorc
    Barney Tuorc Mar 18, 2014

    This usually means you have something stuck in the brush. I'd take the brush off and thoroughly clean it. I'd also check all other connections for clogs. Then try to restart it. They do have really good customer service if this doesn't work...just call.

  • Barney Tuorc
    Barney Tuorc Mar 18, 2014

    This usually means the brush is clogged. Take it apart and clean it completely. I'd also check for clogs in other hose parts. If this doesn't fix it, they do have really good customer support.

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your clutch is shot. It's an expensive repair.

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Hi there SmartAlec from NelsonVacuums.com.au here. The rattle is the clutch engaging. It can happen for a couple of reasons. The best case for you is if there is something caught in the brush roller that you can simply remove. The next best is that the end caps of the brush are full of junk that you will be able to remove. Its not easy getting the brush out to clean there but it can be done.
If the brush spins in your hand easily when the brush is removed then it is the clutch itself. THe main roller often melts which is caused when the tension on the belt gets to high thus creating too much heat. THis can be resolved only with a new clutch.
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