Having problems with your Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?

Dyson Animal, lost suction and bypass valve seems to be loose

\015 My Dyson Animal will not hardly **** at all. \302\240I suspect it is the bypass valve on the side as it doesn't seem to seat down properly and comes off way to easily. \302\240Please help.\015

Answers :

Dear terrygivens, 2-17-2009 4:12am EST (USA)
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\015\012Most suction problems are caused by a clog from picking up something you probably didn't see or if you have pets an accumulation of pet hairs!
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To clear it out take a metal coat hanger and unbend it til it's straight, then bend the end and tape it so when you push it through to unclog your vac it doesn't rip the hose.
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\015\012Push the coat hanger in from the bottom brush area through the opening where the suction is. Also push it in and out anywhere else you can......You'll probably find something clogged....keep working it til it loosens and intermittently turn on the suction.
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\015\012If you have a second vac with a hose, use that hose for suction on the clogged vac!
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\015\012This should do it!
\015\012jack
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