Need help with Dyson

Yeshi

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Hello.

I have a dyson vacum which is the alergy one.. for the past few weeks its struggled to pic up any dirt,.. infact to get it to pic up dirt i have to put presure on the base..

They say theres no loss of suction but this takes the biscuit..

any help???


-www.satvacs.co.uuk :-rofl2
 
PaulR

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Bagless vacuum cleaners have to have filters to stop the fine dust returning to the atmosphere and these need cleaning. There are usully several to check - a cheap bagless from Asda I looked at had 5 separate filters to clean!

Eventually the filters need replacing and some of them aren't cheap. Bagless cleaners are not the great advance that everyone seems to think they are.
 
CROSSBONES

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Its your own fault, you should have listened to 2cvbloke and bought a kirby!:-rofl2
 
Yeshi

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kirby :-rofl2:-rofl2

Anyway i seem to of fixed the problem..

The clear hose which joins the base to the upright section was over tightened and twisted due to use..

I have spoken to dyson and they say it can twist over time.. and to take it off and untwist it..

so i have done.. apparently the over twisting will stop the base from making contact with the carpet thus loosing suction.

anyway i had half of tub of dirt... emptied it out on the carpet switched it on and bam it picked the hole lot up in seconds :)
 
2cvbloke

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Take it to the highest window in your house, then drop it, if it is still not working, repeat this action. Afterwards, go to eBay and get a Kirby... :p
 
Channel Hopper

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I think it's time we set up a vacuum cleaner thread, and put a couple of expert moderators in charge

Any votes ?
 
CROSSBONES

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hmmmmm I used to like this forum!

It sucks now:-rofl2:-rofl2:-rofl2
 
2cvbloke

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Channel Hopper said:
I think it's time we set up a vacuum cleaner thread, and put a couple of expert moderators in charge

Any votes ?
*volunteers*

:D
 
Yeshi

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CROSSBONES said:
hmmmmm I used to like this forum!

It sucks now:-rofl2:-rofl2:-rofl2
You cant say you dislike the odd suck every now and then..

It does seem however that vacs are talked about allot on this forum..
 
2cvbloke

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Yeshi said:
You cant say you dislike the odd suck every now and then..

It does seem however that vacs are talked about allot on this forum..
I wonder why? :D
 
T_G

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But they have cables. No cable talk on this forum??
 
2cvbloke

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T_G said:
But they have cables. No cable talk on this forum??
Satellite boxes have cables too, so is there no talking here then? :p
 
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