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Tested for durability

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    of back-to-back testing completed on the Motorbar™ cleaner head.

  • miles

    of continuous push and pull life testing on Ball™ vacuums.

  • hrs

    of continuous motor life testing carried out on Dyson vacuums.

Frequently asked questions

What is an upright vacuum cleaner?

An upright vacuum cleaner is a type of vacuum cleaner that is designed to stand upright and be pushed along the floor while cleaning.

It typically has a motorized brushroll at the base that agitates the carpet fibers to loosen dirt and debris, which is then suctioned up into a bin.

Upright vacuums are often larger and heavier than other types of vacuums, but they are also powerful and efficient for cleaning larger areas of carpet.

How do I clean my Dyson upright vacuum filter?

To clean the filter of your Dyson upright vacuum:

  1. First turn it off and unplug it.
  2. Locate the filter, remove it from its housing, and wash it under cold running water to remove all dirt and debris.
  3. Allow the filter to air dry completely before reinserting it back into the vacuum.
How to empty a dyson upright vacuum?

Unplug the vacuum and detach the bin by pressing the release button.

Hold the bin over a trash can and press the red button to release the bottom lid and empty the contents.

What upright vacuum has the strongest suction?

There are several upright vacuums on the market that are known for their strong suction power.

One of the top contenders is the Dyson Ball Animal, which has powerful suction and is designed to pick up pet hair and other stubborn debris.