Having problems with your Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?

The filter gets totally covered in dirt after one use

\015 I have just had the whole vacuum serviced but it didnt help. i have a golden retriever, a cat and 3 kids\015

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I had the same problem. I called Dyson and they sent me a new "tank" for free. Something with how it seals up.
Depending on how long you've had the Dyson, it could be a warranty issue. I just took my Dyson in after months of trying to figure out the what wasn't working. All the problems: especially dirty filer, clogged "cyclones", filthy hepa, all stemmed from a defective gasket at the bottom of the "dirt catcher". If it's in warranty it's free if not, it's about $75.
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