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Dyson DC31 Animal vacuum

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Removing blockages from the power floor tool

Remove the motorised floor tool from the machine and check the openings on the motorhead for blockages and remove if necessary.

Using a coin, undo the end cap as shown and remove the brushbar and check the brush housing for blockages and remove if necessary.

Carefully use a pair of scissors or your hand to remove any hairs and fibres from the brushbar.

Replace the brushbar and fasten the endcap.

Re-fit the motorised floor tool and test the machine

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Order replacement part

If the machine is making a grating or grinding noise, this can be resolved by ordering a replacement main body assembly.

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Remove bin

Remove the clear bin, cyclone assembly and filter from the machine.

Where the bottom of the filter sits located on the main body of the machine, there is a small black rubber switch.

Press this in and pull the trigger assembly.

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Where is noise coming from?

Is the whistle coming from the machine or the charger?

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Checking the machine for a blockage

If the machine is not picking up as well as usual, it will indicate that the filter needs washing or there is a blockage, please see the steps below;

Open the bin base fully by pressing the bin release catch.

Press the catch located behind the bin release catch to separate the bin from the cyclone assembly.

Remove the clear bin fully.

Check the accessory tools and the shroud assembly.

Clean any debris from the shroud with a cloth or soft dry brush to remove the fluff and dust.

Replace the bin assembly ensuring it clicks in to place.

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The filter needs to be washed at least once per month.

Wash the filter

Please follow the steps in the video.

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Remove filter

The filter needs to be washed at least once per month.

Press the filter release catch located on the top of the machine and pull the cyclone away from the main body assembly.

Wash the filter

Run cold water through the open end of the filter for approximately 10 seconds.

Turn the filter up side down and tap 10 times.

Squeeze and twist the filter.

Repeat until clean.

Dry the filter

Leave the filter in a warm place for 24 hours, until completely dry.

Re-assemble and test the machine

Ensure the filters are completely dry before refitting into machine.

Make sure the filter sits correctly between the main body and cyclone.

Has washing the filter resolved the issue?

Paper test

This would indicate that there is no issue with the machine.

To test that there is not a further blockage, tear up some small pieces of paper and vacuum them.

Are you able to see the pieces of paper in the clear bin?

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Paper test

This would indicate that there is no issue with the machine.

To test that there is not a further blockage, tear up some small pieces of paper and vacuum them.

Are you able to see the pieces of paper in the clear bin?

Blockage issue

Run the machine and if there is a pulsating noise this will indicate that the machine is blocked. Please see how to remove a blockage.

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Checking the machine for a blockage

If the machine is not picking up as well as usual, it will indicate that the filter needs washing or there is a blockage, please see the steps below;

Open the bin base fully by pressing the bin release catch.

Press the catch located behind the bin release catch to separate the bin from the cyclone assembly.

Remove the clear bin fully.

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 fibres jamming the hinge can cause the flap to close resulting in low suction and pulsating noise.

Check the accessory tools and the shroud assembly.

Clean any debris from the shroud with a cloth or soft dry brush to remove the fluff and dust.

Replace the bin assembly ensuring it clicks in to place.

Rebuild and test the machine.

Check the wand for any blockages.

Has this resolved the issue?

The filter should be washed at least monthly.

Remove the filter

Press the filter release catch located on the top of the machine and pull the cyclone away from the main body assembly.

Wash the filter

Run cold water through the open end of the filter for approximately 10 seconds.

Turn the filter up side down and tap 10 times.

Squeeze and twist the filter.

Repeat until clean

Dry the filter

Leave the filter in a warm place for 24 hours, until completely dry.

Reassemble the machine

Ensure the filters are completely dry before refitting into machine.

Make sure the filter sits correctly between the main body and cyclone.

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WARNING: Do not plug in or attempt to use the machine in this condition.

Order replacement part

If there is an electrical/acrid smell a replacement main body is required

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Type A machines have a small battery release catch, located just below the max power or boost button. Once pressed the battery assembly is released from the machine.

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Type B machines have a small Phillips screw - located just below the max power or boost button.

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New machine

All new machines may have a slight mechanical smell to begin with. This should clear after use.

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Wash the filter and clean the bin

This issue could be resolved by washing the filter and cleaning the bin and cyclone.

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Empty the clear bin

To ensure your machine continues to clean effectively, the clear bin must be emptied as soon as the dust reaches the max mark.

Push the button on the main body of the machine downwards to release dust directly into a dustbin.

Shake or tap firmly to remove all dust from inside the fine dust collector.

Press firmly underneath the catch of the clear bin base to close.

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Watch the filters video

The filter needs to be washed at least once per month.

Please follow the steps in the video.

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Washing the filter has not resolved the issue

This indicates that there is no issue with the machine.

Please ensure the filter has been washed thoroughly and all the parts are fitted together correctly.

Try the machine with different accessory tools to check that none of them are blocked.

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Washing the filter

The filter needs to be washed at least once per month.

Remove the filter

Press the filter release catch located on the top of the machine and pull the cyclone away from the main body assembly.

Wash the filter

Run cold water through the open end of the filter for approximately 10 seconds.

Turn the filter up side down and tap 10 times.

Squeeze and twist the filter.

Repeat until clean.

Dry the filter

Leave the filter in a warm place for 24 hours, until completely dry.

Re-assemble and test the machine

Ensure the filters are completely dry before refitting into machine.

Make sure the filter sits correctly between the main body and cyclone

Has washing the filter solved the problem?

Please follow the steps in the video, or the step by step below.

Checking the machine for a blockage

If the machine is not picking up as well as usual, it will indicate that the filter needs washing or there is a blockage, please see the steps below;

Open the bin base fully by pressing the bin release catch.

Press the catch located behind the bin release catch to separate the bin from the cyclone assembly.

Remove the clear bin fully.

Check the accessory tools and the shroud assembly.

Clean any debris from the shroud with a cloth or soft dry brush to remove the fluff and dust.

Replace the bin assembly ensuring it clicks in to place.

Rebuild and test the machine.

Has checking the machine for blockages resolved the issue?

Checking the accessory tools and Mini Motorised head for blockages.

Remove any accessory tools from the machine.

Inspect all tools to check for blockages and remove any debris as necessary.

Remove a blockage from the Mini Motorised head.

Remove the motorised head from the machine using the release catch on the top of the inlet.

Using a coin, undo the end cap as shown and remove the brushbar.

Ensure that the brush housing is clear of any blockages.

Has this resolved the problem?

Remove the filter

The filter needs to be washed at least once per month.

Press the filter release catch located on the top of the machine and pull the cyclone away from the main body assembly.

Wash the filter

Run cold water through the open end of the filter for approximately 10 seconds.

Turn the filter up side down and tap 10 times.

Squeeze and twist the filter.

Repeat until clean.

Dry the filter

Leave the filter in a warm place until completely dry.

Re-assemble and test the machine

Ensure the filter is completely dry before refitting into machine.

Make sure the filter sits correctly between the main body and cyclone.

Has washing the filter resolved the issue?

Paper test

This would indicate that there is no issue with the machine.To test that there is not a further blockage, tear up some small pieces of paper and vacuum them.

Are you able to see the pieces of paper in the clear bin?

Type A or Type B

Type A machine

Type A machines have a small battery release catch, located just below the max power or boost button. Once pressed the battery assembly is released from the machine.

Type B machine

Type B machines have a small screw located just below the max power or boost button. To release the battery assembly, use a small screwdriver to remove the screw. Once the screw has been taken out, the battery can be fully removed from the machine.

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Test machine

Hold the trigger and run the machine.

Does the machine come on for two-to-four seconds then go off?

Type A

Press the release catch and remove the battery.

Check that the contacts on the battery are not damaged.

Wipe with a dry clean cloth.

Refit the battery and test the machine.

Type B

Using a screw driver remove the two small screws, the first is located above the charging point and the second is located behind the washable filter at the bottom.

Remove the battery.

Check that the contacts on the battery are not damaged.

Wipe with a dry clean cloth.

Refit the battery, and the two screws, and test the machine.

Has wiping the contacts resolved the problem?

Replacement part required

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Type B machines have a small screw located just below the max power or boost button. To release the battery assembly, use a small screwdriver to remove the screw. Once the screw has been taken out, the battery can be fully removed from the machine.

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Charge the machine

Plug the machine in to the charger.

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Test machine

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Pull trigger and move machine body

Place the machine on a flat surface, pull the trigger and pull the bin away from the main body.

Does the machine cut out?

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Run machine

Run the machine without the charger plugged in.

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Type B machines have two small screws, the 1st is located just below the max power or boost button and the 2nd is located just below the washable filter. To release the battery assembly, use a small screwdriver to remove the screw. Once the screws have been taken out, the battery can be fully removed from the machine.

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Test the machine

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Is there any power?

Charge the machine

Charge the machine for 5.5 hours.

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Type B machine

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Separate bin from main body

Place the machine on a flat surface, pull the trigger and pull the bin away from the main body.

Is there any power?

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Type A machines have a small battery release catch, located just below the max power or boost button. Once pressed the battery assembly is released from the machine.

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Type B machines have two small screws, the 1st is located just below the max power or boost button and the 2nd is located just below the washable filter. To release the battery assembly, use a small screwdriver to remove the screw. Once the screws have been taken out, the battery can be fully removed from the machine.

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Removing blockages from the Mini Motorised head

Unlocking the brushbar endcap

Beware of sharp objects when checking for blockages.

If you cannot clear an obstruction you may need to remove the brushbar.

Use a coin to unlock the fastener marked with a padlock.

Removing the brushbar

Carefully remove the brushbar and clear any debris.

Refitting the brushbar

Replace the brushbar and secure it by tightening the fastener.

Ensure it is fixed firmly before operating the appliance.

Rebuild and test the machine

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

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Type B machines have two small screws, the first is located just below the max power or boost button and the second is located just below the washable filter. To release the battery assembly, use a small screwdriver to remove the screw. Once the screws have been taken out, the battery can be fully removed from the machine.

Is the machine a Type A or Type B?

Separate bin from main body

Place the machine on a flat surface, pull the trigger and pull the bin away from the main body.

Is there any power?

Type A machine

Type A machines have a small battery release catch, located just below the max power or boost button. Once pressed the battery assembly is released from the machine.

Type B machine

Type B machines have a small screw located just below the max power or boost button. To release the battery assembly, use a small screwdriver to remove the screw. Once the screw has been taken out, the battery can be fully removed from the machine.

Is the machine a Type A or Type B?

Type A machine

Type A machines have a small battery release catch, located just below the max power or boost button. Once pressed the battery assembly is released from the machine.

Type B machine

Type B machines have a small screw located just below the max power or boost button. To release the battery assembly, use a small screwdriver to remove the screw. Once the screw has been taken out, the battery can be fully removed from the machine.

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Type A or Type B

Type A machine

Type A machines have a small battery release catch, located just below the max power or boost button. Once pressed the battery assembly is released from the machine.

Type B machine

Type B machines have a small screw located just below the max power or boost button. To release the battery assembly, use a small screwdriver to remove the screw. Once the screw has been taken out, the battery can be fully removed from the machine.

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Type B machine

Type B machines have a small screw located just below the max power or boost button. To release the battery assembly, use a small screwdriver to remove the screw. Once the screw has been taken out, the battery can be fully removed from the machine.

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Test the machine

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Type A machines have a small battery release catch, located just below the max power or boost button. Once pressed the battery assembly is released from the machine.

Type B machine

Type B machines have two small screws, the 1st is located just below the max power or boost button and the 2nd is located just below the washable filter. To release the battery assembly, use a small screwdriver to remove the screw. Once the screws have been taken out, the battery can be fully removed from the machine.

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Test the machine

Pull on the trigger without the charger plugged in.

Type A machine

Type A machines have a small battery release catch, located just below the max power or boost button. Once pressed the battery assembly is released from the machine.

Type B machine

Type B machines have two small screws, the 1st is located just below the max power or boost button and the 2nd is located just below the washable filter. To release the battery assembly, use a small screwdriver to remove the screw. Once the screws have been taken out, the battery can be fully removed from the machine.

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Is there any power?

Charge machine

Please charge the machine for 5.5 hours

Does the machine have power after a full charge?

Does the machine still have intermittent power?

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Type A machine

Type A machines have a small battery release catch, located just below the max power or boost button. Once pressed the battery assembly is released from the machine.

Type B machine

Type B machines have two small screws, the 1st is located just below the max power or boost button and the 2nd is located just below the washable filter. To release the battery assembly, use a small screwdriver to remove the screw. Once the screws have been taken out, the battery can be fully removed from the machine.

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Type A or Type B

Type A machine

Type A machines have a small battery release catch, located just below the max power or boost button. Once pressed the battery assembly is released from the machine.

Type B machine

Type B machines have two small screws, the 1st is located just below the max power or boost button and the 2nd is located just below the washable filter. To release the battery assembly, use a small screwdriver to remove the screw. Once the screws have been taken out, the battery can be fully removed from the machine.

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Normal usage

When the machine has been in use the battery may feel hot to touch, however this will not be hot enough to cause any harm.

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Run time

Your Dyson handheld is designed to give constant suction. Unlike other handhelds, when fully charged DC31 will give 6 - 10 minutes of powerful constant suction depending on the power mode selected.

The machine will run for 6 minutes on MAX power.

The machine will run for 10 minutes on standard power.

If the run time does not last as stated, please order a new battery.

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If the machine is sparking please do not use it until a replacement part has been ordered

Type A machine

Type A machines have a small battery release catch, located just below the max power or boost button. Once pressed the battery assembly is released from the machine.

Type B machine

Type B machines have a small Phillips screw - located just below the max power or boost button.

Please select the appropriate option

Separating the cyclone and bin from the main body

Remove any accessory tools.

Identify the catch on top of the cyclone assembly and press to release.

Has this resolved the problem?

Separating cyclone and main body

Remove the wand and any accessories.

Lay the machine on its back, on a firm stable surface, so that bin entry nozzle points towards the ceiling.

Place your hand on the bin and apply pressure downwards.

While applying pressure, press the cyclone release catch.

Has this resolved the problem?

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Type A machines have a small battery release catch, located just below the max power or boost button. Once pressed the battery assembly is released from the machine.

Type B machine

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How is the machine charged?

Is the machine charged via the dock assembly or just via the mains charger?

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Move rooms

This could mean the machine needs to be moved to a different room due to a thermostat issue, or it could be a battery lock out. Move the machine first and try to charge the machine again.

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You might need a replacement part.

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

Bin

Part no. 917085-02

Replacement bin for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£24.50

Bin

Part no. 917085-02

Replacement bin for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£24.50

£24.50

£24.50

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Fitting bin and cyclone to main body

With the filter fitting correctly, the main body must be attached to the cyclone first at an angle at the bottom, and then at the top.

Replacement part required

If this has not resolved the issue, either a replacment cyclone and bin or main body is required.

Has this resolved the problem?

Closing the bin base

Open the bin base via the bin release catch.

Inspect the shroud to ensure there is not blockage.

Check that the bin catch is free from debris and clear if necessary.

Push the bin base firmly for it to click into place.

Has this resolved the problem?

Opening the bin base

Gently push the bin towards the main body while pressing the bin release catch.

If this doesn't work, a small screwdriver can be used to release the clear bin catch underneath the red release catch.

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Checking the bin entry valve

Open the bin base using the bin release catch.

Remove the bin from the cyclone using the release catch located at the back of the cyclone at the bottom of the bin.

Check the inlet and remove any blockages.

Check for small obstructions that may not be obvious but could cause the bin entry valve to remain jammed open/closed.

Re-assemble and test the machine.

Has this resolved the issue?

Dust from the exhaust

This may be caused by the filter being overloaded with fine dust.

Wash the filter and leave until completely dry.

Fully charge the machine.

Has washing the filter resolved the problem?

Replacement Main Body Required

This issue can be resolved by ordering a replacement Main Body.

Type A machine

Type A machines have a small battery release catch, located just below the max power or boost button. Once pressed the battery assembly is released from the machine.

Type B machine

Type B machines have a small screw located just below the max power or boost button. To release the battery assembly, use a small screwdriver to remove the screw. Once the screw has been taken out, the battery can be fully removed from the machine.

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Power/electrical issue.

Most lights issues can be resolved by using the power/electrical issue script, please select Power/ electrical issue from the drop down list or one of the other listed symptoms.

Type A machine

Type A machines have a small battery release catch, located just below the max power or boost button. Once pressed the battery assembly is released from the machine.

Type B machine

Type B machines have a small Phillips screw - located just below the max power or boost button.