Danger
Potentially Dangerous
Injury may result if this procedure is not followed properly. Use caution and follow all warnings.
Danger
Make sure your vacuum is unplugged.
  • Make sure your vacuum is unplugged.

  • Avoid pressing the red trigger on the vacuum handle; this will power on the vacuum.

Locate the red lever parallel to the red trigger and on the side of the clear bin.
  • Locate the red lever parallel to the red trigger and on the side of the clear bin.

Push the red lever downward to open the clear bin. You may need to do this over a trash bin if there is debris in the clear bin.
  • Push the red lever downward to open the clear bin. You may need to do this over a trash bin if there is debris in the clear bin.

Push the red lever downward again while pulling the clear bin away from the main body of the Dyson vacuum. Push the red lever downward again while pulling the clear bin away from the main body of the Dyson vacuum.
  • Push the red lever downward again while pulling the clear bin away from the main body of the Dyson vacuum.

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Flip the vacuum over so that the silver cyclone part of the vacuum is now at the base.
  • Flip the vacuum over so that the silver cyclone part of the vacuum is now at the base.

Locate the two visible white clips seen between the main body and the purple cyclone of the vacuum. Use tweezers to pinch the two visible white clips together.
  • Locate the two visible white clips seen between the main body and the purple cyclone of the vacuum.

  • Use tweezers to pinch the two visible white clips together.

  • It may require a few tries to pinch the clips since the space between the main body and cyclone is small.

Tilt and pull the main body away from the purple cyclone of the vacuum.
  • Tilt and pull the main body away from the purple cyclone of the vacuum.

  • You may hear a loud snap when the cyclone is released from the main body, this is to be expected.

Use the metal spudger placed between the black rim and the purple rim to separate the purple screen cover from the cyclone body. Pry all the way around the screen cover.
  • Use the metal spudger placed between the black rim and the purple rim to separate the purple screen cover from the cyclone body.

  • Pry all the way around the screen cover.

Use a T9 screw driver to remove the five 14mm screws around the edge of the cyclone body.
  • Use a T9 screw driver to remove the five 14mm screws around the edge of the cyclone body.

Pull down on the black tube-like part of the  silver cyclone body to remove it from the cyclone of the Dyson. You may need to wiggle the tube as you are pulling down to loosen the pieces apart.
  • Pull down on the black tube-like part of the silver cyclone body to remove it from the cyclone of the Dyson.

  • You may need to wiggle the tube as you are pulling down to loosen the pieces apart.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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Great job, very useful thanks

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Fantastic thanks!!!!

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