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My Dyson animal vacumn refuses to pick anything up, even a tiny piece of lint?????? It was working fine for awhile. I paid $500.00 for this cleaner at Target because I have 4 inside cats.

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  • Anonymous Jan 16, 2009

    ours is the yellow one, and it won't even pick up a piece of thread from the carpet... a waste of money

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Remove the vacuum debris recepticle and pull up on the filter cover..
You can:
1. quick fix..use a SHOP VAC and vacuum it thoroughly replace
2. wash and dry thoroughly and replace should fix problem
...I have a spare filter to use while other is drying..you can purchase off the Dyson site..
Caution be sure filter cover snaps shut before using

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