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Dyson V6 Animal Exclusive vacuum

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How to charge the battery

The machine can be charged on the dock or by plugging the charger directly to the machine.

The light on the charger will show when the machine is being charged and will go out when charging is complete.

The battery should be fully charged after 3.5 hours.

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Remove the bin and turn on the machine.

Press the bin base release button to empty bin, leave bin base open.

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Press the release button again to remove the bin from the cyclone.

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Check the motor's sound

Refit the bin.

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Remove the wand and any accessories.

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Put the machine in max power mode (the light on the max power button will illuminate when the trigger is pressed).

Pull and hold the trigger for 10 seconds.

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Does the machine pulsate and cut out without any tools?

Clear the floor tool

Undo one fastener to remove the Brush bar.

Remove brushbar and clear away any hair or fibers. Check the opening for any blockages and remove as necessary.

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Re-fit the brushbar and lock the fastener.

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Re-assemble and test the machine

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Check the bin inlet

With the bin removed, check the bin inlet flap for blockages and remove as necessary.

Ensure that it moves freely, fluff or fibers jamming the hinge can cause the flap to close resulting in low suction and pulsating noise.

Image showing how to inspect the bin inlet.

Close the bin base hold the bin so that the inlet is pointing to the floor and shake the bin.

Does the bin rattle?

Check the cyclone

Clean shroud using brush part of the combination tool.

Clear the center of the cyclone of any dirt and debris.

Check that the seals are not missing or damaged:

FDC seal between the cyclone and the bin base.

Seal between the cyclone and the top of the clear bin.

Seal around the bin base.

Re-assemble and test the machine

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Checking the wand

Remove the wand from the bin inlet.

Check both ends of the Wand for blockages and remove as necessary.

Re-assemble and test the machine

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The video may show a different variant although the process remains the same.

Wash the filter

Please follow the steps in the video.

Has washing the filter resolved the problem?

Soak the filter in cold water for 2 - 3 minutes and gently massage the filter to release built up dust. Repeat this process until the water remains clear.

Removing the filter

Ensure the appliance is disconnected from the charger before removing the filter. Be careful not to pull the ‘ON ’ trigger.

To remove the filter, lift it out of the top of the appliance.

Note: Your appliance has one washable filter, located as shown.

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Washing the filter

Prior to washing the filter, tap the filter on a hard surface to remove any debris inside.

Wash the filter with cold water only.

Run water over the outside of the filter until the water runs clear.

Squeeze and twist with both hands to make sure the excess water is removed.

Note: The filter may require more frequent washing if vacuuming fine dust or if used mainly in ‘Powerful suction’ mode.

Image showing how to wash the filter for your machine.

Flter drying

Lay the filter on its side to dry. Leave to dry completely for a minimum of 24 hours.

Do not put the filter in a dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, oven, microwave or near a naked flame.

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Replacing the filter

To refit, place the dry filter back into the top of the appliance. Make sure it is seated properly.

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Clear the bin inlet flap

This indicates that the bin entry inlet is jammed.

Re-check the flap, push it open by hand a few times until it is free.

Can the flap be pushed open by hand?

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Check the cyclone

Clean shroud using brush part of combination tool.

Clear the center of the cyclone of any dirt and debris.

Check that the seals are not missing or damaged:

FDC seal between the cyclone and the bin base.

Seal between the cyclone and the top of the clear bin.

Seal around the bin base.

Re-assemble and test the machine

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Clear the floor tool

With the floor tool removed from the machine, turn over and undo the fastener.

Rotate the end cap to unlock and remove.

Remove the brushbar and clear away any hair of debris.

Check the openings for any blockages, remove as necessary and replace the brushbar.

Use a coin to lock the fastener.

Reassemble and test the machine.

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Clean the floor tool

Undo one fastener to remove the brushbar.

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Remove brushbar and clear away any hair or fibers. Check the opening for any blockages and remove as necessary.

Re-fit the brushbar and lock the fastener.

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Reassemble and test the machine.

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Clear the mini motorized head

With the tool removed from the machine, remove brushbar and clear away any hair or fibers.

Check the opening for blockages and remove as necessary.

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Refit the brushbar ensuring that no bristles get stuck in either end.

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Clear hard floor tool

Check through both openings of the head for blockages and remove as necessary.

Reassemble and retest the machine.

Has checking the floor tool resolved the problem?

Remove the bin and turn on the machine.

Press the bin base release button to empty bin, leave bin base open.

Image showing how to empty the bin.

Gently tap the side of the cyclone over a bin (This will remove any fine dust clogged up in the cyclone)

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Gently tap the side of the cyclone over a bin (This will remove any fine dust clogged up in the cyclone)

Clean shroud using brush part of combination tool.

Image showing how to clean the shroud with the combination tool.

Press and hold the trigger for 10 seconds.

Does the machine pulsate with the bin removed?

Remove the pre-fitler

Pull the filter out of the top of the cyclone.

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Press and hold the trigger for 10 seconds.

Does the machine pulsate with the filter removed?

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Check the cyclone

If the machine still pulsates with the clear bin and filter removed, the cyclone may be blocked.

Check inside the cyclone for blockages, gently tapping it on the side of a dustbin to remove any debris.

Retest the machine.

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Check the motor's sound

Remove the wand and any accessories.

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Put the machine in max power mode (the light on the max power button will illuminate when the trigger is pressed).

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Pull and hold the trigger for 10 seconds.

Does the machine pulsate and cut out without any tools?

The floor tool shown may vary from the product selected but the process remains the same.

Test the floor tool

Attach the main floor tool directly onto the bin inlet (without the wand).

Press and hold trigger for 10 seconds.

Does the machine pulsate and cut out with the floor tool attached?

Which floor tool are you using?

Select the correct floor tool you are using on your machine.

Clear the floor tool

Undo one fastener to remove the Brush bar.

Remove brushbar and clear away any hair or fibers. Check the opening for any blockages and remove as necessary.

Image showing how to remove the brush bar.

Re-fit the brushbar and lock the fastener.

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Reassemble and test the machine.

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Has checking the floor tool resolved the issue?

Clean the floor tool

Undo one fastener to remove the brushbar.

Image showing how to unlock the brush bar.

Remove brushbar and clear away any hair or fibers. Check the opening for any blockages and remove as necessary.

Re-fit the brushbar and lock the fastener.

Image showing how to lock the brush bar.

Reassemble and test the machine.

Image showing how to assemble your machine.

Has clearing the floor tool resolved the issue?

Check the mini motorized head

Put the mini motorized head on the machine.

Press and hold the trigger for 10 seconds.

Does the machine pulsate and cut out with the Mini motorized head?

Clear the mini motorized head

With the tool removed from the machine, remove brushbar and clear away any hair of fiber.

Check the opening for blockages and remove as necessary

Re-fit the brushbar, ensuring that no bristles get stuck in either end.

Reassemble and test the machine.

Has clearing the Mini motorized head resolved the problem?

Remove the bin and turn on the machine.

Press the bin base release button to empty bin, leave bin base open.

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Press the release button again to remove the bin from the cyclone.

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Check the motor's sound

Remove the wand and any accessories.

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Put the machine in max power mode (the light on the max power button will illuminate when the trigger is pressed).

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Pull and hold the trigger for 10 seconds.

Does the machine pulsate and cut out without any tools?

Check the mini motorized head

Put the mini motorized head on the machine.

Press and hold trigger for 10 seconds.

Does the machine pulsate and cut out with the Mini motorized head?

Check the sound

Remove the wand and any accessories.

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Put the machine in max power mode (the light on the max power button will illuminate when the trigger is pressed).

Image shows where the MAX button is located.

Pull and hold the trigger for 10 seconds.

Does the machine pulsate and cut out without any tools?

If the machine is being charged in the docking station, please remove the charging cable from the dock and plug it directly into the machine.

If the machine still doesn’t charge, please inspect the cable for damage.

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Does the machine currently have power?

Check the motor's sound

Remove the wand and any accessories.

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Put the machine in max power mode (the light on the max power button will illuminate when the trigger is pressed).

Image shows where the MAX button is located.

Pull and hold the trigger for 10 seconds.

Does the machine pulsate and then cut out without any tools?

Check MAX power LED

Press and hold the power trigger.

If the max button flashes 5 or less times please order a new main body.

If the max button flashes 7/8 times - the machine is too hot / cold.

Advise the customer to leave the machine in room temperature for 3.5hrs and then to re test the machine.

If the max button flashes 10 or more, there will be a blockage somewhere in the machine.

Is there a blue light on the MAX power light when the machine cuts out?

Check the lights on the battery

If the machine has no light on the 'Max' button, check the lights on the battery.

Hold trigger

Hold in the trigger and count the number of times the light flashes.

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How many times did the light flash?

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Check 'Max' Button

If the machine has no power and you have a blue light on the battery, please check the 'Max' button light and count the flashes for the following;

The flashes may appear quickly - so it will be best to check twice.

If the max button flashes 7/8 times - the machine is too hot / cold.

If the max button flashes 10 or more, there will be a blockage somewhere in the machine.

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Remove the bin and turn on the machine.

Press the bin release button to empty the bin.

With the bin base open, press the button again to remove the bin from the cyclone.

Now press the trigger on the main body

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Removing the filter

Ensure the appliance is disconnected from the charger before removing the filter. Be careful not to pull the ‘ON ’ trigger.

To remove the filter, lift it out of the top of the appliance.

Note: Your appliance has one washable filter, located as shown.

Image showing how to remove the filter from your machine.

Washing the filter

Wash the filter with cold water only.

Run water over the outside of the filter until the water runs clear.

Squeeze and twist with both hands to make sure the excess water is removed.

Note: The filter may require more frequent washing if vacuuming fine dust or if used mainly in ‘Powerful suction’ mode.

Image showing how to wash the filter for your machine.

Flter drying

Lay the filter on its side to dry. Leave to dry completely for a minimum of 24 hours.

Do not put the filter in a dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, oven, microwave or near a naked flame.

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Replacing the filter

To refit, place the dry filter back into the top of the appliance. Make sure it is seated properly.

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Charge and check the light

Put the machine on charge and check the light.

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What does the light show when the machine is plugged directly into the charger?

Image showing where to locate the light on the power pack.

Is the machine being charged in a dock?

Check the conneciton

Ensure the charger is plugged into the socket and the charger pin is fully pushed into the machine.

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What does the light show on the battery?

Charge the machine

This suggests that the battery was running low but is now charging normally.


Please charge battery for 3.5 hours before contacting customer services.

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Return to working temperature

This indicates that the machine is outside of its normal operating temperature (5oc - 35oc).

Please place the machine in an area that stays within this temperature range and leave it to charge there for 3.5 hours.

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Check the conneciton

The charger cable may be out of position in the dock.

Remove the charger by pushing charger pin firmly towards the back of the dock.

Once removed, refit by pushing the end of the charger (as you would put a pen into its lid) until it clicks.

Put the machine back on charge.

What does the light on the battery show while the machine is docked?

Charge directly into machine

Remove charger cable from the dock and plug directly into the machine.

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Re-test

Remove the machine from charger.

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Pull and hold the trigger while watching the light on the battery.

Is there a red flashing light on the battery?

Red flashing

Hold in the trigger and count the number of times the light flashes.

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How many times did the light flash?

Hold trigger

Pull and hold the trigger for 10 seconds.

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Reset

Press the button for 3 seconds and release.

Repeat this 5 times.

Is there still an amber light?

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Charge the machine

Put the machine on charge for 3.5 hours and test it again.

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Max power

Check the Max Power light.

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Does the light on the MAX power button flash when the trigger is held?

Count the flashes

Hold in the trigger and count how many times the Max Power button's light flashes.

How many times did the light flash?

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Return to working temperature

This indicates that the machine is outside of it's normal operating temperature (5oc - 35oc).

7 flashes = Too cold

8 flashes = Too hot

Please place the machine in an area that stays within this temperature range and leave it to charge there for 3.5 hours.

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Check for a blockage

This suggests that the machine is blocked.

Please charge the machine for 3.5 hours so that is has power before carrying out the performance checks.

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Check the sound

Remove the wand and any accessories.

Put the machine in max power mode (the light on the max power button will illuminate when the trigger is pressed).

Pull and hold the trigger for 10 seconds.

Does the machine pulsate and cut out without any tools?

Test battery

Cyclone does not need to be removed for this check.

With the bin removed, undo the phillips head screw at the back of the handle.

Image shows how to remove the screws from the power pack.

Undo the phillips screw in the front of the main body.

Image shows how to remove the screws from the power pack.

Pull the battery down, out of the main body.

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Press the button on the battery and wacth the light on it's side.

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Press and hold the button for 10 seconds.

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Clear the mini motorized head

With the tool removed from the machine, remove brushbar and clear away any hair or fibers.

Check the opening for blockages and remove as necessary.

Image showing how to unlock the mini brush bar and check for a blockage.

Refit the brushbar ensuring that no bristles get stuck in either end.

Does the brushbar spin without any contact?

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Test the mini motorized head

Test the Mini motorised head on a surface where it has previously stalled.

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Does the brushbar spin while in contact with this surface?

Is this surface a long pile carpet?

Short pile carpet

Test the tool on a low pile carpet.

Image showing how to connect the mini motor head.

Does the brushbar spin whilst in contact with the low pile carpet?

The issue appears to be resolved

The brushbar may stall on long piled carpets and rugs, this is normal and helps prevent damage to the machine or surface.

Using the machine in standard (not max) power mode will help avoid this, although it may not be possible to use the motorized head on very long pile.

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Check the electrical contacts.

Press the red release catch to open the bin base.

Image showing how to open the base of the bin.

Press the red catch again to release the cyclone top from the bin assembly.

Image showing how to remove the bin from your machine.

Once the bin is removed, clean the bin electrical contacts and the Main body electrical contacts.

NB: Please ensure the bin base is open when refitting the bin otherwise the contacts may not align correctly causing the Brush bar not to spin.

Has checking the electrical contacts resolved the problem?

Is this surface a long pile carpet?

Try the tool on a low pile carpet.

Image showing how to connect the mini motor head.

Does the brushbar spin while in contact with the short-pile carpet?

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Clear the floor tool

Undo one fastener to remove the brushbar.

Remove brushbar and clear away any hair or fibers. Check the opening for any blockages and remove as necessary.

Image showing how to remove the brush bar.

Refit the brushbar and lock the fastener.

Image showing how to lock the brush bar.

Reassemble and test the machine.

Image showing how to connect the cleaner head and wand to the machine.

Has checking the floor tool resolved the issue?

Test the wand

Remove the tool and wand from the machine.

Image showing your machine.

Put the tool directly onto the machine and test without putting the tool in contact with any surface.

Does the brushbar spin when the head is attached to the bin inlet?

You might need a replacement part.

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Test the floor tool

Test the floor tool on a surface where it has previously stalled

Image showing how to assemble your machine.

Does the brushbar spin while in contact with the floor?

Is this surface a long pile carpet?

Clean the floor tool

Undo one fastener to remove the brushbar.

Image showing how to unlock the brush bar.

Remove brushbar and clear away any hair or fibers. Check the opening for any blockages and remove as necessary.

Refit the brushbar and lock the fastener.

Image showing how to lock the brush bar.

Re-assemble and test the machine

Image showing how to assemble your machine.

Has checking the floor tool resolved the issue?

Clear the floor tool

With the floor tool removed from the machine, turn over and undo the fastener.

Rotate the end cap to unlock and remove.

Remove the brushbar and clear away any hair or debris.

Check the openings for any blockages, remove as necessary and replace the brushbar.

Use a coin to lock the fastener.

Reassemble and test the machine.

Image showing how to assemble the soft roller cleaner head to the wand and machine.

Has checking the floor tool resolved the issue?

Check the status lights

Ensure the machine is fully assembled, and pull the trigger.

Check the light at the base of the handle (not the Max Power indicator).

Image showing where to locate the light on the power pack.

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Has any part of the machine been washed?

Only the filter can be washed, the bin can be cleaned with a damp cloth only, and both must be completely dry before being refitted to the machine.

Were all the washed parts completely dry before the machine was used?

Under normal use, any unpleasant smell can only be caused by something the machine has picked up.

Check the motor's sound

Remove the wand and any accessories.

Image showing your machine.

Put the machine in max power mode (the light on the max power button will illuminate when the trigger is pressed).

Image showing how to change the power mode.

Pull and hold the trigger for 10 seconds.

Does the machine pulsate and cut out without any tools?

How to clean the bin and cyclone

Remove the bin

Push the red button by the clear bin to open the bin base.

Press a second time to release the clear bin from the main body of the appliance.

Remove the clear bin carefully.

Image showing how to open the base of the bin.

Clean the bin

Clean the clear bin with a damp cloth only.

Do not use detergents, polishes or air fresheners to clean the clear bin.

Do not put the clear bin in a dishwasher.

Clean the cyclone shroud

Clean the cyclone shroud with the brush on the combination tool to remove lint and dust.

Do not immerse the whole cyclone unit in water or pour water into the cyclones.

Image shows how to clean the cyclone shroud.

Refit the bin

Ensure the clear bin is completely dry before replacing.

To replace the clear bin, push the clear bin up and in to the main body of the appliance. It will click into place.

Close the clear bin base so it clicks into place and is secure.

Image showing how to put the bin back onto the machine.

Has cleaning the bin and cyclone resolved the issue?

The video may show a different variant although the process remains the same.

Wash the filter

Please follow the steps in the video.

Has washing the filters resolved the problem?

Machine pick up

Under normal use, any unpleasant smell can only be caused by something the machine has picked up.

We would advise you to carry out the blockage checks.

Ensure the appliance is disconnected from the charger before removing the filter. Be careful not to pull the ‘ON ’ trigger.

Removing the filter

To remove the filter, lift it out of the top of the appliance.

Note: Your appliance has one washable filter, located as shown.

Image showing how to remove the filter from your machine.

Washing the filter

Wash the filter with cold water only.

Run water over the outside of the filter until the water runs clear.

Squeeze and twist with both hands to make sure the excess water is removed.

Note: The filter may require more frequent washing if vacuuming fine dust or if used mainly in ‘Powerful suction’ mode.

Image showing how to wash the filter for your machine.

Flter drying

Lay the filter on its side to dry. Leave to dry completely for a minimum of 24 hours.

Do not put the filter in a dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, oven, microwave or near a naked flame.

Image showing recommended guide to drying your filter.

Replacing the filter

To refit, place the dry filter back into the top of the appliance. Make sure it is seated properly.

Image showing how replace the filter in your machine.

Has washing the filters resolved the problem?

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How to clean the clear bin and cyclone

Remove the bin

Push the red button by the clear bin to open the bin base.

Press a second time to release the clear bin from the main body of the appliance.

Remove the clear bin carefully.

Image showing how to open the base of the bin.

Clean the bin

Clean the clear bin with a damp cloth only.

Do not use detergents, polishes or air fresheners to clean the clear bin.

Do not put the clear bin in a dishwasher.

Clean the cyclone shroud

Clean the cyclone shroud with the brush on the combination tool to remove lint and dust.

Do not immerse the whole cyclone unit in water or pour water into the cyclones.

Image shows how to clean the cyclone shroud.

Refit the bin

Ensure the clear bin is completely dry before replacing.

To replace the clear bin, push the clear bin up and in to the main body of the appliance. It will click into place.

Close the clear bin base so it clicks into place and is secure.

Image showing how to put the bin back onto the machine.

Has cleaning the bin and cyclone resolved the issue?

Does the machine have power?

Clear the mini motorized head

With it removed from the machine, remove the Brush bar from the Mini motorised head.

Using scissors carefully cut any hair or fibres away from the Brush bar.

Image showing how to unlock the mini brush bar and check for a blockage.

Re-assemble the tool and attach it to the machine.

Test the tool without putting it in contact with any surface.

Image showing how to connect the mini motor head.

Does the brushbar still not work properly without any contact?

Charge the machine

Charge the machine for 30 seconds.

Image showing the machine on charge.

Does the machine have power after 30 seconds on charge?

Charge the machine fully

Plug the machine in and leave it to charge for 3.5 hours before calling back

Image showing the machine on charge.

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Which part do you need help fitting?

Fit the bin

Open the bin base

Image showing the bin base open.

Locate lug at the front of the cyclone and the recess inside the top of the bin, in line with the release catch for the tools.

Push the lug end of cyclone in first at an angle and then push the bin in towards the main body until it clicks.

Image showing how to put the bin back onto the machine.

Close the bin base.

Image showing your machine.

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You might need a replacement part.

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Bin

Part no. 966080-01

Replacement bin for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

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Replacement bin for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

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You might need a replacement part.

It looks like the Cyclone is not working. You can solve this by ordering a new one below.

Cyclone

Part no. 965878-01

Replacement cyclone for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

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Cyclone

Part no. 965878-01

Replacement cyclone for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

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