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

My dyson works only without the prefilter

\015 When I take the prefilter out of my DCO& it works really well and has plenty of sucktion I have purchase a new housing and prefilter when I put the new housing and prefilter in the dyson animal loses sucktion and does not work at all I take out the pre filter and put back the housing and it works like a dream :)\015

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Dyson's are terrible vacuums. Sure they look cool and may work for a couple months but they start to "fall apart" no more than a year. If you have pets, then i suggest you spend the money on a machine that won't break down or give you silly issues like a Dyson would. This vacuum is called a Miele Cat & Dog.

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