Having problems with your Dyson Slim DC18 All Floors HEPA Bagless Upright Vacuum - Iron/Titanium/Yellow ?

Dyson 18 losing suction

\015 Dyson slim 18 suction decreasing, vac is only 7 months old, any ideas?? kickstand also does snap back when vacuum is placed in upright position\015

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Check the HEPA filter if it has one. This bit of foam gets clogged over time and significantly reduces the suction especially if you've been vacuuming a lot of very dusty areas i.e. dust from building work etc. Just wash the filter with lots of water and leave to dry before reinserting.
We had the kickstand problem - it was because the over-complex surface-switching gizmo on the 'foot' had somehow come apart. It was a brute to correct and was solved only by using trial and error. Dyson's are OK - but they weren't designed for ordinary people to use and as for the ridiculously complex hose and pipe system .... how do older or arthritic users cope?
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