Dyson DC29 Troubleshooting

If you are having problems with your Dyson DC29 Vacuum Cleaner, you are not alone. Many Dyson DC29 owners experience issues with their vacuum cleaner from time to time, and it can be frustrating to deal with these problems.

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Dyson DC29 Vacuum Cleaner Problems

Below are common issues and solutions for the Dyson DC29:

The Dyson DC29 Emptying The Clear Bin


  • Switch ‘OFF’ and unplug the vacuum cleaner before emptying the clear bin.
    • Do not use the vacuum cleaner without the clear bin in place.
    • To minimize dust/allergen contact when emptying, encase the clear bin tightly in a plastic bag and empty it. Remove the clear bin carefully and seal the bag tightly, dispose as normal. For a free fact sheet visit http://www.dyson.co.uk/technology/allergy/
    • Empty as soon as the dirt reaches the level of the MAX mark – do not overfill. • To remove the clear bin from the vacuum cleaner press the button at the rear of the carrying handle. To release the dirt, press the button on the front of the clear bin. The British Allergy Foundation is a UK national charity with the aim of improving awareness, prevention, and treatment of allergies. The British Allergy Foundation Seal of Approval is a UK-registered trademark.

The Dyson DC29 Cleaning The Clear Bin


  • Do not immerse the whole cyclone in water or pour water into the cyclone.
  • Ensure the clear bin is completely dry before replacing it.
    • Do not use detergents, polishes, or air fresheners to clean the clear bin.
    • Do not put the clear bin in the dishwasher.
    • Clean the shroud with a cloth or dry brush to remove lint and dirt.

The Dyson DC29 Washing your filter


  • Switch ‘OFF’ and unplug the vacuum cleaner before removing the filter
  • Ensure that the washable filter is completely dry before refitting into the Dyson DC29
    • It is important to check your filter regularly and wash at least every 6 months according to instructions, to maintain performance.
    • Please leave to dry completely for 24 hours
    • The filter may require more frequent washing if vacuuming fine dust.
    • Do not use detergents to clean the filter.
    • Do not put the filter in a dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, oven, microwave, or near a naked flame.

The Dyson DC29 Looking for blockages


  • Switch ‘OFF’ and unplug the vacuum cleaner before checking for blockages.
  • Beware of sharp objects when clearing blockages. • Refit all parts of the vacuum cleaner securely before using.
    • Clearing blockages is not covered by your vacuum cleaner’s limited guarantee. If any part of your vacuum cleaner becomes blocked, it may overheat and then automatically shut off. Unplug the vacuum cleaner and leave it to cool down. Clear blockage before restarting.
    • Large items may block the tools or wand inlet, if this happens switch the vacuum cleaner off and unplug the vacuum cleaner before removing the blockage. Do not operate the wand release catch.

Dyson DC29 Replacement Parts

How to Diagnose and Repair a Dyson DC29

This guide will help you identify and resolve issues with your Dyson DC29 Vacuum Cleaner.

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