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Offline mckln335

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Dyson DC23 Animal - Motor Bucket Assembly
« on: May 03, 2013, 12:41:00 pm »

Following on from the recent success of putting a new motor in a DC18 upright for a friend, i decided it was about time we had a new hoover. I have been looking around and have come across a couple of cheap Dyson DC23 cylinder vacuums. Ideally we want a cylinder if at all possible rather than an upright. The question i have is if the motor has failed, is it possible just to replace the motor or do you have to purchase the whole Motor Bucket Assembly? Is it a feasible option to do this or are you better off just replacing the whole assembly to save hassle? Is it a big job to replace a failed motor on these, because the DC18 was quite easy really?

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Re: Dyson DC23 Animal - Motor Bucket Assembly
« Reply #1 on: May 03, 2013, 12:45:04 pm »
Mark, it is only available as a bucket assembly.

More on that motor here:

We have those in in case of need.
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