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Dyson AM08 pedestal

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Cleaning required

The following areas should be checked and cleaned to maintain the machine's performance.

  • Loop amplifier - clean with a dry or damp cloth.
  • Main body - clean with a dry cloth
  • Shroud - clean with a dry cloth or soft brush

Do not use polish or detergent on any part of the machine.

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Re-fit the loop amplifier

Remove loop amplifier and re-fit it, ensuring that there is no uneven gap between the loop amplifier and the main body.

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Test remote

Ensure correct button on remote is being pressed.

Does the airspeed change?

Check remote control buttons

On/Off

Oscillation On/Off

Airflow

Sleep timer

Do the other buttons on the remote work?

Replace the battery with type CR 2032.

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Test main body controls

Press and hold the button on the main body.

Does the airspeed change using the controls on the machine?

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Remote control

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IEC 60879 Performance and construction of electric and circulating fans and regulators states that the distance over which a fans airflow is felt should exceed three times its width. Dyson AM06/7/8 far surpasses this requirement.

Test airspeed

Turn the airflow control to maximum.

Hold a sheet of newspaper approximately 1.5 meters (4.5') away from the product.

The paper should lift beyond 45o.

Does the newspaper lift beyond 45 degrees?

Check and clean machine

The following areas should be checked and cleaned to maintain the machine's performance.

Loop amplifier

Clean with a dry or damp cloth.

Ensure that the narrow opening is free of obstructions.

Main body

Clean the shroud with a dry cloth.

Use a soft brush to clear any blockages from the holes.

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Do not plug in or attempt to use the machine if the power cord is damaged.

Check the electrics

Check that the household electrics are on.

Check the plug and power cord for signs of damage.

Try the machine in a different plug socket.

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Test the machine

This may have been caused by an interruption in the electricity.

Unplug the machine and leave it for 10 seconds.

Plug in and test the machine.

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Check and clean the machine

The following areas should be checked and cleaned to maintain the machine's performance.

Loop amplifier - clean with a dry or damp cloth.

Main body - clean with a dry cloth.

Shroud - clean with a dry cloth or soft brush.

Do not use polish or detergent on any part of the machine.

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We're glad the problem's been solved.

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You might need a replacement part.

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

Loop amplifier

Part no. 919565-06

Replacement loop amplifier for your Dyson fan.

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Loop amplifier

Loop amplifier

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Replacement loop amplifier for your Dyson fan.

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You might need a replacement part.

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

Base

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Base

Base

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Replacement base for your Dyson fan.

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You might need a replacement part.

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Remote control

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Remote control

Remote control

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Replacement remote control for your Dyson machine.

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Error code

If your machine displays an error code please turn the power off and unplug the machine for 60 seconds.

Please repeat this process up to 3 times if your machine displays an F4 error.

Plug the machine back in and retest.

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Fit the base

Align the arrows.

Twist the main body of the machine clockwise until it clicks and locks.

Fit the loop amplifier

Lower the loop amplifier onto the base, aligning the arrows.

Once aligned, turn the loop amplifier clockwise to lock.

Is the loop now attached?

Check for obstructions

Remove the loop amplifier from the telescope stand assembly.

WARNING: Do not stand on the base assembly.

Check the opening on the base of the loop for blockages.

Hold the main body firmly and twist the telescope stand assembly anti-clockwise to unlock.

Check the telescope stand assembly for damage or obstructions.

Check the seal is fitted and seated correctly.

Try to fit the loop again.

Has clearing away any obstructions resolved the problem?

Check loop amplifier

Check for damage on the loop amplifier.

Are there any signs of damage on the loop amplifier?

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Does the machine have power?

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Check fan feet

The blue tape used during transit sould be removed before use.

Ensure all the feet are attached to the base of the machine.

Place the fan on a flat, non-slip surface.

Has this resolved the issue?

Check the remote

Ensure correct button on remote is being pressed.

On/Off

Oscillation On/Off

Point the remote directly at the front of the machine while pressing the button.

Has checking the remote solved the problem?

Replace the remote battery

Unscrew the remote control's battery compartment.

Loosen the base and pull it away from the remote.

Replace the battery with type CR 20.

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Check the remote

Ensure correct button on remote is being pressed.

On/Off

Oscillation On/Off

Point the remote directly at the front of the machine while pressing the button.

Has checking the remote resolved the problem?

Test the remote

On/Off

Oscillation On/Off

Airflow

Sleep timer

Do the other functions on the remote work?

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Replace the battery with type CR 2032.

Please follow the steps in the video.

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Test machine controls

Try the controls on the machine.

Press the button to turn the machine On/Off.

Hold the button to change the airflow.

Do the controls on the machine itself work?

Test remote control

Ensure correct button on remote is being pressed.

On/Off

Oscillation On/Off

Airflow

Sleep timer

Point the remote directly at the front of the machine while pressing the button.

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Replace the remote battery

Replace the battery with type CR 2032.

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Assemble your Dyson

Lower the main body onto the base, aligning the arrows.

Turn the base clockwise until it clicks into place.

Lower the loop amplifier onto the base, aligning the arrows.

Once aligned, turn the loop amplifier clockwise to lock.

The remote control can be magnetically attached to the top of the loop.

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Using controls on the machine

Press the Standby button on the appliance to turn ON/OFF.

Press and hold the Standby button on the appliance to adjust the airflow.

Airflow will increase to a maximum before decreasing.

The oscillation and timer functions cannot be operated without the remote control.

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Getting started

Please follow the steps in the video.

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Serial number

The serial number can be found on the base of the machine.

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Using the remote control

Standby On/Off

Oscillation On/Off

Airflow control

Sleep timer

The oscillation and timer functions cannot be operated without the remote.

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User guide

Please open the PDF for the user guide.

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Power

To operate, point the remote control toward the front of the base and press the standby ON/OFF button. Alternatively, press the standby ON/OFF button on the main body.

Attach the remote control to the top of the appliance with the buttons facing down.

Oscillation

Toggle oscillation on or off with the remote.

Airflow

Airflow can be set by the airflow buttons on the remote.

Airflow can also be set on the machine. Press and hold the power button to roll through settings 1 to 10.

Timer

To set the sleep timer, select the desired time. When the time reaches zero, the appliance will go into standby mode. To cancel, reduce the time until two dashes appear.

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Replace the battery

Replace the battery with type CR 2032.

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How to replace the battery in the remote

Unscrew the remote control's battery compartment.

Loosen the base and pull it away from the remote.

Replace the battery with type CR 2032.

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