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I have a Dyson DC17 that is not working properly. I emptied out the canister to find the tiny holes clogged on the cyclone part of the vacuum. How can I unclog those holes? Thanks!
I had this problem. Part of the clyclone is hard plastic and part is softer - where the holes are. Basically, I removed the rubber gasket at the bottom and kept beating on it - thumpig the hard plastic on a hard surface and then banging the softer sides against a rounded corner. Eventually, I got about a cup of dirt out of it. It now works well.
\015\012I presume that you have cleaned the filter, too. Slower air velocity won't help this problem.
\015\012I presume that you have cleaned the filter, too. Slower air velocity won't help this problem.
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Hello, I have a Dyson DC17 that is not working properly. I emptied out the canister to find the tiny holes clogged on the cyclone part of the vacuum. How can I unclog those holes? Thanks!
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I am trying to find out a part number for a rubber gasket that goes on the inside of a Hoover Windtunnel Cyclonic Platinum BAgless upright. It is a very thin, light-weight gasket made of rubber that helps seal the filtering tubes. If you know where I can find a parts break down, please advise,,, JON [email protected]
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S 380- power 1800 is my Miele vacuum cleaner which I purchased in May 2009. A big hole has appeared in the tube. Can I cut part of the tube and fix it? if not where can I buy a new one? I looked up spare parts company but they dont tell me if the sise is correct
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My Dyson is clogged on top of the cyclones and I cannot find a way to open it up to get the clog out. Please help me. I have the purple upright Dyson. Thank you
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