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Injury may result if this procedure is not followed properly. Use caution and follow all warnings.
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Introduction

If there are issues with the suction of the Dyson v6 Absolute, the cyclone may have to be cleaned or replaced.

Unplug the device.
  • Unplug the device.

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Push down the red lever located on the outside of the bin, next to the device handle.
  • Push down the red lever located on the outside of the bin, next to the device handle.

  • Avoid pressing the trigger on the handle opposite the red lever, which activates the motor.

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Push the red lever down a second time to release the bin.
  • Push the red lever down a second time to release the bin.

  • Avoid pressing the trigger on the handle opposite the red lever, which activates the motor.

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Pull bin away from the cyclone.
  • Pull bin away from the cyclone.

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Separate the bin from the main body of the device.
  • Separate the bin from the main body of the device.

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Locate two visible white clips between the main body and the cyclone.
  • Locate two visible white clips between the main body and the cyclone.

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

  • Widely hold the tweezers apart to get them to reach between the two white clips.

  • Because the space is tight between the cyclone and the main body, pinching the white clips may require additional effort.

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Tilt and pull the main body away from the cyclone. There may be a loud snap when the main body separates from the cyclone.
  • Tilt and pull the main body away from the cyclone.

  • There may be a loud snap when the main body separates from the cyclone.

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Use the spudger to remove the cyclone.
  • Use the spudger to remove the cyclone.

  • Start at the small opening beneath the place where the cyclone connects to the main body.

  • Work the spudger around the rim of the red screen filter.

  • You will hear popping noises.

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Use a T9 Torx screwdriver to remove five 14mm screws from the edge of the screen filter body. Use a T9 Torx screwdriver to remove five 14mm screws from the edge of the screen filter body.
  • Use a T9 Torx screwdriver to remove five 14mm screws from the edge of the screen filter body.

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Remove the filter screen cover away from the cyclone.
  • Remove the filter screen cover away from the cyclone.

  • Pull down on the black tube inside the cyclone body to remove it from the cyclone.

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Conclusion

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

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