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Suction I purchased my Dyson about a year ago and it has worked great, but recently the suction when vacuuming carpets and floors is very poor. The hose still works as it did when I purchased the vacuum. I have taken the vacuum apart and see no clogging in any compartment, can you tell me what could be causing this problem? Thanks

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Re: Suction

Might be the hepa filter needs cleaning? This is located in the housing on the side of the cleaner at the bottom (see your manual to find it). It is a big spongy ring which Dyson say you should remove once a month and wash in warm water. Dry off and replace in cleaner when completely dry. I've found this works and the suction is like that of a new machine!

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Re: Suction

Check the filters as well as hoses. filters need replacing regularly or at least cleaning

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The picture says do not use water on the filter.

Posted on Dec 27, 2007

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I can think of 2 things first do"s the clutch{ if it has one}work or is it in the off postion you can test this by lying the dyson on it"s side and turning it on but remember to push down on the bottom as if you was hoovering if the brush spins then its ok if it dosen" move then replace it second take the bucket off and remove the bin tune it upside down and see if it is blocked if so the best way to clean it is to sit it upside down and put a hose pipe in then just wait till the water runs clean hope this is some use to you

Posted on May 22, 2007

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