Having problems with your Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?

My dyson won't stay on. I push the red power button and it begins to start but as soon as I stop pushing it, it stops. It will only work if I keep pushing down the start button the whole time I'm using it. HELP!!! I love my vacuum!

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