Having problems with your Dyson DC18 all floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?
The handle will not stay connected. You can push But when you pull back, it separates right above the off /on switch
There may be damage to where the wand connects to the back of the vacuum cleaner - you should see two grooves on the wand and two on the spine of the vac where the wand slides into - if you have any damage to either side, the wand won't click into place and stay attached to the machine. Call the Dyson helpline for troubleshooting and so that they can refer you to an authorized Dyson repair dealer if needed. If the damage is to the wand alone, you will be able to just purchase a new wand through them.
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