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My Dyson 41 has just started only sucking through the tube

\015 My Dyson 41 is only sucking through the tube. Although the suction is still very good when clicked into the main vacuum position there is no suction at all from the bottom, it still remains to **** from the tube. Any advice would be appreciated\015

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We've had our DC41 for 4 months now and suddenly noticed no suction at the base as well. Base motor works fine.Thought I'd take one last look before sending in for repair. At the base of the attachment hose near the motor is a small red tab. I depressed it and pulled the entire hose off the motor. Sure enough inside was a eyeliner pencil our daughter had unknowingly vacuumed up. I couldn't see it just peering the length of the hose. Even with a flashlight. You don't see mention of the small red tab but it allows you to see close up rather than peering down the hose if something is lodged near the motor. Apparently this pencil prevented the internal hardware to switch from wand to base suction when the handle is reclined in floor vacuum mode. These vacuums have strong suction and they will pull up the oddest things! Hope this helps!!
Worley Fain My Dyson 41 lost all suction from the floor, but had excellent attachment suction. I followed all the help suggestions, but none worked. Finally I found a side piece from a pair of sunglasses in the bottom of the tube going to the attachments. That kept the clutch from switching from attachment mode to floor mode in the vacuum position. Now the attachment and floor mode both have good suction.
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