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

Suction loss when handle is tipped back to clean carpet

\015 Our Dyson Animal vacuum has plenty of suction when it is upright and the attachments are being used off the hose, but when the handle is tipped back to begin cleaning carpets the beater head is getting no suction. As the handle is being tipped back you can hear what sounds like a flapper valve in the body of the vacuum opening and then all the suction just goes away.\015

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Ours did the same thing. I cleaned the filter and canister thoroughly. It needed to be cleaned, but that didn't fix the problem. I removed the plate under the carpet brush bar (three quarter-turn screws) and removed all hair, lint and threads from the rollers and brush. THEN my husband found the real problem: a piece of flexible hose running from the head into the hose (on the left side when behind the vacuum) was completely clogged. The hose will detach from the head, and you can remove debris. Once that clog was removed, the hose easily re-attaches, and we had great suction once again.
Can any one help,
Our Dyson Animal vacuum has plenty of suction when it is upright and\015\012the attachments are being used off the hose, but when the handle is\015\012tipped back to begin cleaning carpets the beater head is getting no\015\012suction. As the handle is being tipped back you can hear what sounds\015\012like a flapper valve in the body of the vacuum opening and then all the\015\012suction just goes away.
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