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Dyson DC39 Animal
 
Price range:
$359.10 - $699.99
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Summary:

This 17-pound canister from Dyson is bagless and has suction control, HEPA filtration, a brush on/off switch, and a 21-foot retractable cord.

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Community icon21 people have reviewed this model.
Type: Bagless canister vacuums
User Reviews
User Reviews

 
1.0
Worst purchase ever!
4/18/2014
Pros
Long Power Cord
Cons
Clogs constantly
Poor Design
Best Uses
Comment:
The power head that was sold as being great to turn off the rotating bristles to use on hardwood floors leaves marks on my hardwood. Not scratches - just marks that have to be cleaned up. Dyson sent new little wheels and the same thing is happening. I called and they said to use the hard floor attachment, which I have to lift up every few minutes because the stuff isn't sucking up. It stays on the bristles. Worst product ever and biggest waste of money. My 20 year old Kenmore does a better job and has NEVER marked my floors.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.

 
1.0
sorry for this purchase
3/17/2014
Pros
Long Power Cord
Cons
Inefficient
Poor Design
Unreliable
Best Uses
Comment:
What a waste of money! The floor/carpet attachment is impossible to use. It fails to pick up anything but dust, like crumbs or clumps of dirt. Very disappointing purchase.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.

 
1.0
Would never recommend
2/14/2014
Pros
Long Power Cord
Powerful/Good Suction
Cons
Ball At End Of Handle Scr
Button To Switch Brush On
Inefficient
Poor Design
Unreliable
Wirks Terrrible On Carpet
Best Uses
Hardwood Floors
Tile Floors
Comment:
On and off switch for brush only works part of the time<br />Ball at end of handle scratches hardwood finish<br />Extremely hard to push on carpet<br />cannister does not clean well without sucking out with another vacumm on its sides
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
The Dyson DC39 Animal is part of the Vacuum cleaners test program at Consumer Reports. The Dyson DC39 Animal Vacuum cleaners features and specs include Manual-pile adjust, Brush on/off, Easy on/off, Weight (lbs.), Bag. In our lab tests, Vacuum cleaners models like the Dyson DC39 Animal are reviewed on Noise, Overall score, Pet hair, Tool airflow, Bare floors, Carpet, Emissions, Handling. Consumer Reports subscribers share reviews of the Dyson DC39 Animal based on personal experience. The user reviews of the Dyson DC39 Animal include star ratings, pros, cons, best uses, and a bottom line review to help guide your purchasing decision of the Dyson DC39 Animal.
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