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Dyson Cinetic Animal vacuum (Iron/Bright Silver/Sprayed Satin Nickel and Red)

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Checking the machine for blockages

Remove the bin from the machine by pressing the bin release catch located to the side of the bin.

How to remove the bin and cyclone from the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Check the openings of the duct and bin for any blockages and remove as necessary.

Checking the back of the cyclone on the Dyson cylinder vacuum for blockages.

Empty the bin

Empty the bin and ensure the bin base remains open.

How to open the bin lid on a Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Remove the bin and turn on the machine

When the bin lid is open, a small silver button behind the red opening mechanism should be exposed. Press the silver button.

Separate the cyclone unit from the clear bin.

How to remove the bin from the cyclone on a Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Cleaning the bin

WARNING: Clean the clear bin with cold water only.

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

Do not put the clear bin in a dishwasher.

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

Ensure the clear bin is completely dry before replacing.

How to wash the clear bin on the Dyson cylinder vacuum. Do not wash the cyclone.

Clean the cyclone

Clean the cyclone shroud with a cloth or the Combination tool to remove lint and dust.

WARNING: Do not use water.

Instructions to clean the cyclone on the Dyson cylinder vacuum with a dry cloth.

Refit the bin.

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Checking the machine for blockages

Remove any tools from the extension tube.

How to remove the cleaner head from the extension tube on a Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Fully extend the extension tube by pressing the red button.

Turn the machine on and place your hand over the end of the extension tube.

Is the suction strong or weak?

Which floor tool

Dual mode floor tool.

Replacement dual mode floor tool for the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Musclehead floor tool

Replacement musclehead floor tool for the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Turbine head

Replacement triggerhead for the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Which floor tool are you experiencing an issue with?

How to use the floor tool

For use on carpet flooring, the purple seal should be in the 'up' position.

How to select the best setting for carpeted floors on the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

For use on hard flooring, the purple seal should be in the 'down' position.

How to select the best setting for hard floors on the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

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Check the floor tool for blockages and damage

Fully remove the floor tool from the machine.

Attaching the floor tool directly onto the extension tube.

Check both inlets for blockages and remove as necessary.

How to check the cleaner head for blockages on the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Has checking the bin and cyclone resolved the problem?

Checking the machine for blockages

Please follow the steps in the video.

Has checking for blockages resolved the problem?

Check the extension tube, Wand handle and hose

Separate the extension tube from the Wand handle by pressing the release catch on the Wand handle.

Remove the Wand handle from the hose by pressing the release catch on the hose.

Press the release catch and remove the hose from the appliance.

Removal of the hose from the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Check the extension tube, Wand handle and hose for blockages and remove as necessary.

Check the hose inlet

Unscrew the two Phillips screws on the clear bin locator bracket. (Do not remove any other screws.) Remove the bracket.

Firmly twist the flexible inspection hose away from the inlet next.

Inspect for blockages and remove as necessary.

Refit the flexible inspection hose and clear bin locator bracket.

Rebuild and test the machine.

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Cleaning the bin and cyclone

Remove the bin from the machine by pressing the bin release catch located to the side of the bin.

How to remove the bin and cyclone from the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Check the openings of the duct and bin for any blockages and remove as necessary.

Checking the upper duct for blockages on a Dyson cylinder vacuum.

When the bin lid is open, a small silver button behind the red opening mechanism should be exposed. Press the silver button.

Separate the cyclone unit from the clear bin.

How to remove the bin from the cyclone on a Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Cleaning the cyclone

Clean the cyclone shroud with a cloth or the Combination tool to remove lint and dust.

WARNING: Do not use water.

Instructions to clean the cyclone on the Dyson cylinder vacuum with a dry cloth.

WARNING: Do not wash the cyclone.

A warning not to wash the cyclone.

Reassemble and test machine.

Has checking the bin and cyclone resolved the problem?

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You might need a replacement part.

It looks like the Dual mode floor tool is not working. You can solve this by ordering a new one below.

Dual mode floor tool

Part no. 966247-03

Replacement dual mode floor tool for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£27.50

Dual mode floor tool

Dual mode floor tool

Part no. 966247-03

Replacement dual mode floor tool for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£27.50

£27.50

How to use the Musclehead floor tool

The bleed valves can be opened if there is too much suction. If the performance is poor with the bleed valve open, they should be closed again.

Instructions to keep the suction control open to allow free movement across loose surfaces.

Has checking the bleed valve resolved the problem?

Checking the Musclehead for blockages

Remove the Musclehead from the extension tube.

Attaching the floor tool directly onto the extension tube.

Check the neck and underneath the floor tool and remove any blockages as necessary.

How to check the cleaner head for blockages on the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Has checking the floor tool resolved the issue?

You might need a replacement part.

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

Musclehead floor tool

Part no. 965577-01

Replacement musclehead floor tool for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£49.00

Musclehead floor tool

Musclehead floor tool

Part no. 965577-01

Replacement musclehead floor tool for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£49.00

£49.00

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

Using the Turbine head

The Brush bar on the Turbine head will start spinning as soon as the machine is turned on. You can toggle the Brush bar spin speed by pulling the air release trigger on the Wand handle.

There is no need to turn the Brush bar on and off for different floor types as the floor tool has a row of anti-static carbon fibre filaments to remove fine dust from hard floors, and stiff nylon brushes remove ground-in dirt from carpets. There's no need to turn the Brush bar off when moving from one floor type to another.

Has checking the floor tool resolved the problem?

Checking the floor tool

Remove the Turbine head from the extension Wand by pressing the release catch.

How to attach the floor tool directly onto the extension tube.

Use a coin to turn the fastener anti-clockwise and remove the Brush bar.

Remove the Brush bar from the Turbine head.

Clean any hair, thread and debris from the brushbar.

Check the openings on the tool for blockages and remove if necessary.

Refit the Brush bar and refit the end cap, turning clockwise to lock.

Refit the brushbar and refit the end cap, turning clockwise to lock.

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You might need a replacement part.

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

Turbine head

Part no. 963544-01

Replacement turbine head for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£60.00

Turbine head

Turbine head

Part no. 963544-01

Replacement turbine head for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£60.00

£60.00

Checking the machine for blockages

Please follow the steps in the video.

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When did the machine last have power?

Thermal cut out

Most Dyson vacuums have a built in safety system that stops the machine if it begins to overheat. This usually happens because the filters need washing or your machine is blocked.

Carry out the performance checks, and if your machine cuts out unplug and leave for at least 2 hours to cool down.

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Checking the machine for blockages

Please follow the steps in the video.

Has checking for blockages resolved the problem?

Check electrical supply

Is the power cord or plug damaged?

Are the other household appliances working?

Does the vacuum work when plugged into another socket?

Has checking the electrics resolved the problem?

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Checking for blockages

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Check the hose and seals

Remove the extension tube from the wand handle by pressing the grey switch on the handle.

Check there are no cracks in the handle.

How to check the wand handle for blockages.

Remove the hose fully from the machine and check there are no rips or tears in the hose.

Checking the hose for blockages on a Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Remove the bin fully from the machine and check that the inlet on the machine is not damaged.

Checking the upper duct for blockages on a Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Check the inlet located on the Main body of the machine, ensure the seal is not torn.

How to remove the lower duct from a Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Check the lower duct hose is not torn or twisted.

Remove the clear bin from the cyclone by pressing the silver button at the back of the cyclone.

How to remove the bin from the cyclone on a Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Attach the hose and bin to the machine ensuring they both click into place.

How to connect the hose to the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Turn the machine on.

Plugging the Dyson cylinder vacuum into the mains supply.

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Checking the machine for blockages

Please follow the steps in the video.

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Using the cable

Ensure the machine is switched off.

The power button on the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Unplug the machine before rewinding the cable.

How to unplug the Dyson cylinder vacuum from the mains supply.

If the cable does not rewind, firmly pull it out and fully extend it until the red tape is visible.

The cord rewind button needs to be pressed down firmly to retract the cord for storage after use. When the button is pressed down far enough you should feel and hear a click, and the cord will retract.

How to rewind the cable on the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Has this resolved the problem?

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You might need a replacement part.

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

Brush bar

Part no. 963549-01

Replacement brush bar for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£29.00

Brush bar

Brush bar

Part no. 963549-01

Replacement brush bar for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£29.00

£29.00

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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. 948638-01

Replacement cyclone for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£75.00

Cyclone

Cyclone

Part no. 948638-01

Replacement cyclone for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£75.00

£75.00

You might need a replacement part.

It looks like the Dual mode floor tool is not working. You can solve this by ordering a new one below.

Dual mode floor tool

Part no. 966247-03

Replacement dual mode floor tool for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£27.50

Dual mode floor tool

Dual mode floor tool

Part no. 966247-03

Replacement dual mode floor tool for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£27.50

£27.50

You might need a replacement part.

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

End Cap

Part no. 964597-01

Replacement end cap for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£2.50

End Cap

End Cap

Part no. 964597-01

Replacement end cap for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£2.50

£2.50

You might need a replacement part.

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

Extension tube

Part no. 917260-09

Replacement extension hose for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£27.50

Extension tube

Extension tube

Part no. 917260-09

Replacement extension hose for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£27.50

£27.50

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You might need a replacement part.

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

Musclehead floor tool

Part no. 965577-01

Replacement musclehead floor tool for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£49.00

Musclehead floor tool

Musclehead floor tool

Part no. 965577-01

Replacement musclehead floor tool for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£49.00

£49.00

You might need a replacement part.

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

Stair tool

Part no. 914417-01

Replacement stair tool for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£3.00

Stair tool

Stair tool

Part no. 914417-01

Replacement stair tool for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£3.00

£3.00

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We need a little more information to help us solve your issue.

But our Customer Support Team will be able to solve your problem.

Please contact our team via live chat or email askdyson@dyson.co.uk

We need a little more information to help us solve your issue.

But our Customer Support Team will be able to solve your problem.

Please contact our team via live chat or email askdyson@dyson.co.uk

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. 948652-01

Replacement bin for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£37.50

Bin

Bin

Part no. 948652-01

Replacement bin for your Dyson vacuum cleaner.

£37.50

£37.50

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Checking the machine for blockages

Please follow the steps in the video.

Getting started - video

Please follow the steps in the video.

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Using your machine

Attach the hose to the hose inlet on the front of the machine.

How to connect the hose to the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Clip the hose to the rear of the handle.

How to attach the hose to the handle on the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Clip the Wand handle to the extension tube.

How to attach the hose to the handle on the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Press the release catch on the extension tube to extend fully, ensuring it 'clicks' into place.

How to adjust the length of the extension tube on the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Attach the floor tool to the extension tube.

How to attach the head on the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Insert the tools into the holster and attach to the extension tube.

How to store the accessories on the extension tube on the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

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Storing the tools

Store the Turbine head by inserting it in the clip at the back of the Main body.

How to store the Dyson cylinder vacuum safely.

Storing the accessories

  • Attach the tools to the tool holster.
  • Clip the tool holster to the extension tube.
How to store the accessories on the extension tube on the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

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Hold the plug when rewinding onto cable reel. Do not allow the plug to whip when rewinding.

Using the cable

Turn the machine off.

The power button on the Dyson cylinder vacuum.
  • Ensure the machine is unplugged.
How to unplug the Dyson cylinder vacuum from the mains supply.

To retract the cable, press the button firmly until it clicks and the cable rewinds.

How to rewind the cable on the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

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Serial number location

Underneath the machine between the wheels.

The serial number on the underside of the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

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Please open the PDF for the user guide.

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How to attach the accessories

The accessory tools can be attached to the extension tube, Wand handle or hose.

Ensure the click securely into place before use.

How to use accessories directly on the extension tube, hose or wand handle.

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Using the suction release trigger

To reduce the suction pull the release trigger.

How to use the suction trigger on loose surfaces.

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Using the extension tube

Press the release catch on the extension tube to extend fully, ensuring it 'clicks' into place.

How to adjust the length of the extension tube on the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Is there anything else we can help you with?

Which floor tool

Dual mode floor tool.

Replacement dual mode floor tool for the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Musclehead floor tool

Replacement musclehead floor tool for the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Turbine head

Replacement triggerhead for the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

How to use the Dual mode floor tool

Connect the dual mode floor tool to the extension tube. You can adjust the extension tube as you wish using the red catch located on the extension tube.

How to attach the cleaner head to the extension tube and wand handle.
  • With the brushes down, only use on carpets.
How to select the best setting for carpeted floors on the Dyson cylinder vacuum.
  • With the brushes down. Use on smooth/hard flooring.
How to select the best setting for hard floors on the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

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Using the Musclehead floor tool

The Musclehead will automatically adjust from hard floors to carpets and carpet to hard floors. Therefore it does not need to be manually adjusted for different floor types.

Connect the floor tool to the extension tube, ensuring it clicks into place.

  • You can adjust the extension tube as you wish by pressing the red catch on the extension tube.
How to attach the cleaner head to the extension tube and wand handle.

The bleed valves can be opened if there is too much suction. If the performance is poor with the bleed valve open, they should be closed again.

Instructions to keep the suction control open to allow free movement across loose surfaces.

Is there anything else we can help you with?

Using the Turbine head

There is no need to turn the Brush bar on and off for different floor types, the floor tool has a row of anti-static carbon fibre filaments to remove fine dust from hard floors, and stiff nylon brushes remove ground-in dirt from carpets. There's no need to turn the Brush bar off when moving from one floor type to another.

Connect the Turbine head to the extension tube and ensure the extension tube is fully extended.

How to attach the cleaner head to the extension tube and wand handle.

To reduce the suction pull the release trigger.

Instructions to keep the suction control open to allow free movement across loose surfaces.

Is there anything else we can help you with?

Clean the bin and cyclone

Debris can become stuck between the shroud and the bin, this could be caused by static or overfilling the bin. Do not fill the bin past the MAX mark.

Remove the bin

When the bin lid is open a small silver button behind the red opening mechanism should be exposed; press the silver button. Separate the cyclone unit from the clear bin.

How to open the bin lid on a Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Cleaning the bin

Clean the clear bin with cold water only.

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

Do not put the clear bin in a dishwasher.

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

Ensure the clear bin is completely dry before replacing.

How to wash the clear bin on the Dyson cylinder vacuum. Do not wash the cyclone.

Clean the cyclone

Clean the cyclone shroud with a cloth or the Combination tool to remove lint and dust.

WARNING: Do not use water.

Instructions to clean the cyclone on the Dyson cylinder vacuum with a dry cloth.

Refit the bin.

Is there anything else we can help with?

Emptying the bin

Remove the bin from the machine by pressing the bin release catch located to the side of the bin.

How to remove the bin and cyclone from the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Open the bin lid by pressing the red release button on top of the cyclone, be careful to do this somewhere to capture any dust securely.

How to empty the bin on the Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Cleaning the cyclone

Locate the shroud wiper and pull from its position to remove.

Use the shroud wiper to clean around the cyclone to remove any finer dust.

Check underneath the cyclone for any blockages and remove as necessary.

How to clean the bin and cyclone on a Dyson cylinder vacuum.

Do not wash the cyclone.

A warning not to wash the cyclone.

Is there anything else we can help with?