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How do you clean the filter that is in the bas of the machine, I have a Dyson DC08 animal


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How do you clean the filter that is in the bas of the machine, I have a Dyson DC08 animal


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I have no power, I have changed the plug fuse so this is not the problem and I have cleaned all filters and emptied the cylinder. I have a Dyson DC08 animal (not the upright), can anyone help me?


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I have a dyson alergy machine, I have emptied it, but I would like to clean the filter. I can't locate where the filter is or how to get to it to clean it. The manuel for this is not with the machine. This machine came with the house we live in. Could you help me please? Laurie


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I have a Dyson Animal DC 28. It vacuums fine on floor mode, but, when locked in the upright position it releases pressure though the little valve behind filter a. I have only had it for 2 weeks so I'm hoping the filters don't need to be cleaned this often! I would like to finish vacuuming without waiting 24hrs for the filters to dry.


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No suction I live in a house with two bernese mountain dogs... very large animals who shed a LOT.  I've cleaned the filters, the roller, and gotten as far into the hoses as I can without taking the entire machine apart.  It's still not cleaning as well as I know it can... nothing is making it into the debris receptacle.  What can I do?


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HOW DO I CLEAN THE FILTER ON A DYSON DC08


The 2 piece premotor filter can be washed with mild detergent & warm water ensure you leave it for at least 24hrs to dry. DO NOT FIT IF WET OR DAMP,\015\012\015\012The post motor filter can not be washed it must be replaced with new a ... Dyson DC08 Cylinder Bagless Canister Cyclonic Vacuum

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My DC07 dyson animal has no suction when i put it on carpet mode. The beater, canister, and filter are cleaned and there are no clogs. Any more suggestions?


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Try buying "Citronella" from an essential oils dealer (maybe eBay?) Apply 6-12 drops on the paper filter element...you'll LOVE the smell.P.S. Haven't you asked this question before? ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

My dyson animal is hard to push on carpet - the beater bar is still operational. When I turn off the beater bar and run the vacuum on hardwood the beater bar stops moving, but it still ''rolls'' on the hardwood - it doesn't pull up like it used to. It also seems to not be picking up as well as it used to, although no blockages are present and the filter is clean.


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My dyson animal works for a while then shuts off...i guess it's getting hot and automatically turning off to keep damage from occuring. i have cleaned the filter and all the collection basket, but am still ahving problems. it was just services a year ago and a new switch installed. please help!!!


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I have a Animal Dyson DC07. While cleaning the filter I laid the vacuum down . Now I can not get it to stand upright


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My dyson dc08 has no suction when i put the canister back on, however i can feel the suction without the canister on. why is this doing it and do i need to replace this unit. I have thouroghly cleaned the filters.


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I have a Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum and it lost suction. How do I get it fixed? Also, is it possible to get a second filter for this machine?


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Dyson Animal motor is running, beater bar is turning but very little if any suction. No suction from hose either. The inside canister is filling and moving, so there is some dirt being sucked in there. I have thoroughly cleaned all filters but not sure what is causing the problem. Any ideas?


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My dyson animal just cuts out mid vacuming ,the motor gets quiet hot ,and wont start again for an hour or so when i expect the motor cools down .all filters cleaned no blockages etc.. any suggestions?????


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I managed to take the cyclone apart. here is some help with what i did I hope this helps. You will need a philips and torx screw drivers. Especially torx with T - handles and thin shaft makes the task much faster and easier. \015\0121. first ... Dyson DC08 Cylinder Bagless Canister Cyclonic Vacuum

My Dyson DC14 ANimal vacum cleaner has lost a lot of its suction, i have cleaned the regular filter but this does not seem to have improved it much. JAmie


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