Having problems with your Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?
I have a DC17 which is only one year old. Today I lost suction and called for assistance. A Dyson technician told me to pull off the wand and see if it is clear. It was clogged so cleared out the obstruction. My filter was cleaned more than 24 hours ago. The vacuum still has no suction. Is it dead, any other suggestions.
Take the hoses off and give them a good shaking.
\012or get a long piece of stiff wire and gently poke through the obstruction.
\012or get a long piece of stiff wire and gently poke through the obstruction.
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I have a DC17 which is only one year old. Today I lost suction and called for assistance. A Dyson technician told me to pull off the wand and see if it is clear. It was clogged so cleared out the obstruction. My filter was cleaned more than 24 hours ago. The vacuum still has no suction. Is it dead, any other suggestions. Please help.
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