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

My Dyson Animal 14 is not producing enough suction to pick up dirt. What should I do?


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Also, check filters. Worst case, consult this article for help:
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Check for an obstruction. There are several cleanout ports built in to make this easier.
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