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I have a Dyson dc21 ... it has low suction... never happened before approx 4 years old


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Try completely cleaning it out and clean the filter or get a new one. sometimes when my vaccuum has low suction theres dirt clogged in the hose or the vaccuum itself. try cleaning it out and if that doesnt work try and see if the settings are messed with (if there are different settings of course)
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