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

The hose has no suction and shrinks up so that it can't even be put back on the vacuum w/o turning it off. I have checked everything that I can think of and don't see any blockage anywhere. I washed the filter about one month ago and I clear it at least once a week.


Answers :

Just happened to me. Took everything apart. No blockage in the flexable tubing or connections then I looked down the hard, telescoping tube and saw that it was occluded. Everything's fine and dandy now.
I know nothing about this vacuum, but if the hose shrinks up, there must be something stuck in it causing this, check again or further up.
\012Gary
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