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

On/off switch doesn't work. No power. The last few times I used it, kept cutting out but now won't switch on at all. No blockages.


Answers :

As it was cutting out before it stopped working all to gether, it most likely isnt the switch but the motor.
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\015\012The motor has a built in over-current trip to protect itself (and you if it seriously overheated and caught fire). This normally automatically resets itself, however if the motor has just about had it, the moment it is switched on, it just trips again. Eventually, the motor wont do anything.

The primary cause of motors overheating is that the filters are not cleaned or replaced frequently enough. Dont be fooled by Dyson's "lifetime filters". They need to be regularly cleaned and replaced when necessary.

Replacement motors are avaible on eBay for about £25, however repalcing one requires good DIY skills and tools.

Have a look at www.dysonmedic.com and see if you feel you can tackle it yourself. If not, take it to a repair shop or call the Dyson helpline.
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