Having problems with your Hoover Platinum LiNX Cordless Stick Vacuum ?
Handle on linx is bending off
\015 Even though I put the screw in to connect handle to body the handle folds over at the joint. How can I prevent or repair.\015
I've seen them come in with that, I've seen it fixed with tape more often than anything. Low tech, low cost. Not professional in any sense of the word but it seems to work.
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