Having problems with your Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?

I have a Dyson DC28 Animal. It worked fine until

\015 I have a Dyson DC28 Animal. It worked fine until I emptied the canister the first time. Now I can't get the handle to release. It only stays in the upright position.\015

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Lube the little clip that holds the handle upright (get down at the floorlevel and kinda look for whaer it migh be,, i used just a lilsilicine lube and mine is fine now,,was a hard to unlock handle prior to this,, all is good now.
\015\012I have a problem myself with mine now, does anyone know a easy way to reset a overload for the beater bar or the "safety shutoff" as i've seen it named before? i can see in the lil clear window that one is tripped, jsut looking for a easy way to reset it without taking too much stuff off,,,
\015\012Thanks in advance!
We have the same issue. This happened to our first Dyson DC28 about a month ago. Now again with this one tonight! Is there a fix? We returned the first one and I guess we will return this one. Someone needs to fix this issue.
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