Having problems with your Kenmore Progressive Upright Vacuum with InteliClean System Slate Blue ?

When I turn on the unit and push on the level that draws the "arm" back, it immediately shuts off. I return it to the upright position and turn it on again and repeat the process. Same thing happens. Took it to an Oreck repair shop (mistake #1) and they couldn't figure out what was wrong. Any ideas?

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Seems like there is a short in the unit. it is extremely hard to find kenmore parts. i would probably just go out and buy a new vacuum. Kenmores arent worth fixing.
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