Log In Sign Up

O/T but how many of you have a Dyson?


Forum: 2010 Playroom

Notices

Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to boards@justmommies.com.

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To 2010 Playroom LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
  #1  
November 8th, 2011, 06:09 AM
Amanda C's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: East Texas
Posts: 17,724
I have one that's 3 1/2 years old. The tools on it have awesome suction but I don't have any suction from the actual vacuum itself. I can clean all my corners and around my baseboards really well but not my carpet. Dh has taken the whole thing apart and cleaned it twice and I've replaced the HEPA filter and it still won't vacuum the carpet.

I'm ready to buy a new vacuum cleaner but DH insists that my Dyson should be fixable and that it should have lasted longer than that. Meanwhile, My carpets need a really good vacuuming and I don't have anything to do it with unless I do it all with the tool attachments and who wants to do that?
__________________








Reply With Quote
  #2  
November 8th, 2011, 06:25 AM
becker206's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Wyoming
Posts: 7,696
We have a Dyson Animal. I have had it for about 6 years now and it works great. I have heard Dyson has excellent customer service. I would give them a call and let them know whats going on and see what they say.
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #3  
November 8th, 2011, 07:02 AM
Max n Meghan's Mom's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Gainesville, Florida
Posts: 3,607
I'd call. Those are not cheap (as I'm sure you know) so I'd much rather try to fix it before buying a new one.
__________________

Thank you for my beautiful siggy, *Kiliki*!Visit My Blog

Reply With Quote
  #4  
November 8th, 2011, 07:04 AM
CanadianLou's Avatar Laura - mom of 3
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Alberta, Canada
Posts: 3,650
I agree about calling them. If you do, let us know what they say!
__________________
*~ Laura ~*

Thank you Meganpixel for the most fantastic siggy!

Reply With Quote
  #5  
November 8th, 2011, 07:30 AM
QueenCrafty's Avatar Courtney
Join Date: May 2007
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 25,860
Definitely call them. I'm on my second Dyson Animal, but only because I gave my old one to my sister for her beach house. My old one is 7 years old and still has awesome suction, even though we only cleaned the filter once. My old house cleaner swears by Dysons and had to call customer service about hers once. She said the customer service reps were great!
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #6  
November 8th, 2011, 03:29 PM
Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 5,566
Mines 3 years old and still works great
__________________












Reply With Quote
  #7  
November 8th, 2011, 05:49 PM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Australia
Posts: 3,389
My Dyson is 5 years old and no problems, and I am still amazed at what a great job it does.... I agree, calling sounds like a good idea when hopefully it is something minor.
__________________
Lenore

Thanks to Meganpixel for my beautiful siggie!
Reply With Quote
  #8  
November 9th, 2011, 07:05 AM
Meganpixel's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 3,964
hopefully its fixable! I have the dyson animal....about three years old and I Love it!
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #9  
November 9th, 2011, 02:44 PM
frgsonmysox's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Offutt AFB, NE
Posts: 19,799
Send a message via AIM to frgsonmysox Send a message via MSN to frgsonmysox Send a message via Yahoo to frgsonmysox
I noticed the older Dysons are built better. We bought our first nearly 7 years ago, and had to replace it recently and this one is not anywhere near as good.
__________________
~Beth~ Wife to my Airman Chris, and mommy to: Anthony Nathaniel (8/31/04), Anastasia Fae (8/01/06), Baby C (lost on 10/12/07), David Cillian (7/31/08), Charles George (4/29/10), and Alan Christopher (2/22/12)





My BLOG - A Day In The Life of a Freg (it's a little bit of everything!)
Reply With Quote
Reply

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:21 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0