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No suction when trying to use the extension wand on my Dyson upright cannister. Thanks, Jamie
Ive got powerful suction from my wand when i am using my dyson upright, so the suction on the bottom not good
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Dyson DC17 hose collapses when I try and use the pull out wand and attachments. Cannot see anything in the hose blocking the suction, filter is clean. . . help? Not sure how to find the clog and fix it. Thanks
Click the link below for full instructionshttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kWFn6dF1ah8 ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Currently my dyson does not work when in the upright position. When I pull the handle back, it will run, but the suction is not very good at all. I tried washing the filter, but that didn't work. Sometimes it works for awhile, but then the problem occurs after the machine has been used for awhile. What do you think the problem is?
Hi its Darran at Dyson.It sounds as though the brush bar may not be turning properly when you put the machine into the upright position. To test, lie the machine on its side in the vacuuming position (head released) then switch it on and ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Dyson DC14 Animal: Loses suction when in the upright postion and I am using the wand. I have cleaned the top spongy filter. It sort of 'blows' out of the top of the cylinder if that makes sens
Hi Sharon,I'm sorry to hear you're having difficulties with your DC14. If the machine doesn't seem to be picking up as well as usual through the wand, this may be due to a blockage in the wand, hose or U-bend. The easiest way to check for thi ... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
The extension arm of my Dyson Animal no longer has any suction. I can attach it but it has extremely limited power to reach high places or under furniture. Also, when I stand the unit, used as vacuum, upright and the top valve opens, there is a strange noise that wasn't present when I first purchased.
You have a blockage within the wand or at the u-bend at bottom of the hose....try removing wand and see if u hav esuction at end of hose...if so wand is blocked,if not removed u-bend ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
My dyson seems to have lost its suction therefore is not picking up anything yet i have found that when my dyson is standing upright it has a little more suction but nothing like how it use to work. This has only happend in the last 2 weeks. I sanded a floor & though the sander picked up majority of the dust i did use the dyson to pick up the excess and it is since then that my dyson has not been working to its full potential.
Hi there,\015\012\015\012Sorry to hear you're having a problem with your DC07. You should be able to resolve the issue by following these simple steps: ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Hi my dyson dc18 has great suction from wand but when you got to use the vac for floors little suction but wand still got suction even while vacuming floors is it suposed to stop suction from wand
My Dyson dc18 had the same symptoms. The wand worked well and the floor bar had no suction. After removing pieces & shoving my fingers into the machine (no blockage) I found the suction pipe rotates between two positions (floor and wand). It look ... Dyson DC18 all floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
My upright kenmore progressive vacuum will not suction up when using the sweeper. It will suction things when I use one of the tools. I have put in a new bag and have tried to see if anything is blocking the bottom. It sometimes makes a very loud noise when I try to vacuum. If I press the intell clean on and off yellow button the noise may go away but it still does not work.
Double check hose placement, making sure you have the hose inserted into the correct slot. The long attachment nozzle stores in the front hole on the right, and the sucking hose inserts into the rear hole on the right. I know this is too simple of a ... Vacuums
My Dyson loses suction when I use the wand & it makes a loud noise. It works fine when using it regularly on the poor, just not when I use the wand.
Check for blockages ... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
On my DC17, the wand is not working right. The upright part works fine, but when I go to use the wand, the hose sucks in on itself. I get suction for a few seconds, then the hose collapses in on itself and no more suction.
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Dyson DC07 bagless - upright mode v poor suction, wand mode ok
I suffered with a serviced but not sucking DC07, its fixed now. How? By replacing the cyclone unit via anotherbay, it was an accumulation of dust and debris in the section that is not accessible. Borrow a working cyclone if you can and check the diff ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Dyson 14 suction low when using footplate
Hello,There could be a few things that would cause your Dyson to have no suction. I will give you detailed step by step instructions along with pictures on how you can diagnose this.Possible Problem #1. The first problem is extreme ... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Suction only coming through the wand when its replaced its not switching back to the upright. I have a dyson DC28 animal
Hi there, it's Jack at Dyson.I'm sorry to hear your DC28 doesn't seem to be working correctly. It sounds as though the change-over valve may be jammed - this diverts the suction to the hose when you remove the wand, and back to the cleaner he ... Dyson DC28 Animal Bagless Upright Vacuum
No suction when using wand on electrolux precision upright
There is a ball valve between the wand hose and the base hose. It can get stuck in the "base" mode, which won't then redirect suction to the wand hose. There is a spring under the cup that the open end of the hose rests in. When you release the wan ... Electrolux EL8807A Precision BrushRoll Clean. Bagless Upright Sealed HEPA Vacuum Cleaner 13"W, Wash Filter, Floors Carpets, 12A, 12Hose, 24Cord 15Lb
My Dyson DC 18 has no suction in the wand. it is in the upright position and the wand and hose is cleared from debris.
... Dyson DC18 all floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Dyson dc17 My dc17 has great suction with the attachment but when i try to vacuum my carpet it hardly has any suction. I just bought this on ebay and the seller told me to pull the pole all the way out but it doesn't seem to completely come out. am i doing something wrong? Is the metal pole suppose to come all the way out unless you are using the attachment?
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Dyson wand lost suction - Dyson Slim DC18 All Floors HEPA Bagless Upright Vacuum - Iron/Titanium/Yellow
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Dyson all floor vaccum no suction when hand held wand is turned on... doubled checked for cracks in hose -- none took house off unit to check for blockage --- none.. suction works fine when using as normal on floors.
You need to replace the belt that drives the brush on the underneath side of the vacuum. To do this, you need to flip the vacuum over and remove cover plate. There you will find the broken, or stretched out belt. Remove the brush and place the new be ... Dyson DC14 All floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
There is a rubber valve on the top of Dyson DC14 all floors. When the vacum is locked in its upright position or the hand wand is used there is a whistling sound coming out of the valve. When the vac is used as a floor vac, it does not make the sound. Is this something that I can fix? Is there an obstruction somewhere that would be causing this sound? thank you.
The Fixya user in this repair is giving out personal contact information rather then helping the customer out on the Fixya board. This defeats the whole purpose of Fixya if the "TheDysonTeam" just gives out his phone number and helps the customer o ... Dyson DC14 All floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I have a dyson that is picking up just fine when on vacuum mode, however when I try to use the suction tube there is no suction at all. It is not blocked and the canister is empty. Help!
Hi, I have an upright DC03, brilliant machine. Mine wouldn't **** and had the following symptoms;\015\012\015\012- it sucked ok from the top hole where the canister joins the unit\015\012- with the canister the dust didn't spin aroun inside the ... Vacuums
My dyson has suction with the handpiece, but makes a horrible noise when using it upright. The roller does spin in the upright position. Help!
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I've had my Dyson DC14 vacuum cleaner now for approximately 9 months and been very happy with my purchase. However, It is used sparingly maybe twice a week at the very most. The problem is when I try to use the item on my carpet, you have to push really hard to get it to move. It's as though the suction power is far to strong. It certainly doesn't glide as I think it should. It still picks up as usual but I cannot imagine that having to 'force' the machine to move is the normal operating procedu
Thanks for your question!I'm sorry that you haven't received an answer yet.The response rate on FixYa FREE questions is usually over 80%, but sometimes questions go un-answered when:1. the question is unclear, incomplete, or poorly ... Dyson DC14 All floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
The wand does not have much suction and then when trying to use the wand the machine just shuts off, when I turn it back on the brushes will not turn for a while. Please HELP.
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I need a Dyson DC 17 Total Clean exploded parts diagream that shows the switch assembly. There are two small springs and a small plastic part that were loose inside the switch assembly. This caused the vacuum to shut off in the full upright position which is the position you use when using the wand.
I don't have a full diagram for you, but I do have a photo of how they are meant to be assembled: ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum