Having problems with your Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?

Dc 14 animal emits a terrible smell after about ten minutes of us

\015 The smell is horrible, like dead shrimp. cant tell whre it comes from but,smells up the whole house, and it lingers.\015\012the machine is clean, filters have been completely dried.\015\012the dyson is two years old, the problem has exsisted for two months.\015

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You can take a Febreze sheet and put it into the canister/dirt bin where the dirt spins around. It'll spin around whilst you vacuum your house and it'll spread the fragrance through the vacuum and hopefully get rid of the smell for you.
\015\012You can also blow out the cyclone with an air compressor or a leaf blower by opening the bin door on the bottom of the dirt bin and blowing up the cyclone in the middle - perhaps there is something lodged up there that is causing the foul odor.
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