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Cleaning the filter on the Dyson DC17

\015 How do I get to the filter that I'm supposed to clean every 6 months? Where is it? How do I clean it?\015

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The fliter is under the canister. Take it off as if going to empty the dirt out. There is a cap that lifts up to clean the filter. I washed mine and let it dry (it took almost 3 days) before replacing it.
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