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

Stinks! No matter how often I clean the filter, it still smells like stinky dog when vacuuming. How can this be resolved?

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When mine starts to stink I clean the filter. I then take the plastic bin apart and soak both the top and bottom in a bleach water solution. Let it dry completely before using again (or you'll get a "mud" buildup).
Cleaning and replacing the bag may help-it sounds like it may have gotten wet at one time.You couls also sprinkle baking soda lightly over your carpet and that may help absorb odours in the system. If the hose is detachable and any other pieces you can wash them with a vinegar solution.
Hope that helps.\015\012tc
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