Dyson DC59 Troubleshooting

If you are having problems with your Dyson DC59 Vacuum Cleaner, you are not alone. Many Dyson DC59 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 DC59 Vacuum Cleaner Problems

Below are common issues and solutions for the Dyson DC59:

Dyson DC59 Emptying the clear bin

Caution:

  • Empty as soon as the dirt reaches the level of the MAX mark – do not overfill.
  • Ensure the machine is disconnected from the charger before emptying the clear bin. Be careful not to pull the ‘ON’ trigger.
  • To make emptying the clear bin easier, it is advisable to remove the wand and floor tool.
  • To release the dirt, push the red button by the clear bin. Press once to open the bin base. Press a second time to release the clear bin from the main body of the machine.
  • To minimize dust/allergen contact when emptying, encase the clear bin tightly in a plastic bag and empty.
  • Remove the clear bin carefully from the bag.
  • Seal the bag tightly, and dispose as normal.
  • Close the clear bin base so it clicks into place and is secure

Dyson DC59 Cleaning the clear bin

Caution:

  • Ensure the machine is disconnected from the charger before removing the clear bin. Be careful not to pull the ‘ON’ trigger.
  • Push the red button by the clear bin. Press once to open the bin base. Press a second time to release the clear bin from the main body of the machine.
  • Remove the clear bin carefully.
  • Clean the clear bin with a damp cloth only.
  • Do not use detergents, polishes, or air fresheners to clean the clear bin.
  • Do not put the clear bin in a dishwasher.
  • Clean the cyclone shroud with the brush on the combination tool to remove lint and dust.
  • Ensure the clear bin is completely dry before replacing it.
  • To replace the clear bin, push the clear bin up and into the main body of the machine. It will click into place.
  • Close the clear bin base so it clicks into place and is secure.

Dyson DC59 washing filter

Caution:

  • Ensure the machine is disconnected from the charger before removing the filter. Be careful not to pull the ‘ON’ trigger.
  • Your machine has one washable filter, located as shown.
  • To remove the filter, lift it out of the top of the machine.
  • Check and wash the filter regularly according to instructions to maintain performance.
  • The filter may require more frequent washing if vacuuming fine dust or if used mainly in ‘HIGH CONSTANT SUCTION’ mode.
  • Wash the filter with cold water only.
  • Run water over the outside of the filter until the water runs clear.
  • Squeeze and twist with both hands to make sure the excess water is removed.
  • Lay the filter on its side to dry. Leave to dry completely for a minimum of 24 hours.
  • Do not put the filter in a dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, oven, microwave, or near an open flame.
  • To refit, place the dry filter back into the top of the machine. Make sure it is seated properly.
  • To watch a short online video visit: www.dyson.com/dc58filterwash

Dyson DC59 Looking for blockages

Caution:

  • Ensure the machine is disconnected from the charger before looking for blockages. Be careful not to pull the ‘ON’ trigger.
  • Do not operate while checking for blockages as doing so could result in personal injury
  • Beware of sharp objects when checking for blockages.
  • Refit all parts securely before using.
  • Clearing blockages is not covered by your warranty

Dyson DC59 Blockages – Thermal Cut-Out

Caution:

  • This machine is fitted with an automatically resetting thermal cut-out.
  • Large items may block the tools or nozzle. If any part becomes blocked the machine may overheat and automatically cut out.
  • Leave to cool down for 1-2 hours before checking the filter or for blockages.
  • Ensure the machine is disconnected from the charger before looking for blockages. Failure to do so could result in personal injury.
  • Clear any blockage before restarting.
  • Refit all parts securely before using.
  • Clearing blockages is not covered by your warranty.

Dyson DC59 Diagnostic – Main Body

When in use, trigger pressed:

  • Solid blue: Boost ‘ON’
  • Light off: Powerful suction
  • Flashing blue: Low battery warning
  • Fast flashing blue: No power, temporary fault (e.g. check filter or for blockages)

Dyson DC59 Diagnostic – Battery

When in use, trigger pressed:

  • Solid blue: ‘ON’
  • Flashing blue: No power, charge battery.
  • Flashing amber: No power, temporary fault (e.g. too hot/cold).
  • Solid amber: Fault, if persists contact Dyson helpline.
  • Flashing red: Fault (contact Dyson helpline).

Dyson DC59 Replacement Parts

How to Diagnose and Repair a Dyson DC59

This guide will help you identify and resolve issues with your Dyson DC59 Vacuum Cleaner.

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