Having problems with your Eureka 4700A Maxima Bagless Upright Vacuum ?
Is it possible to adjust the head for a thinner carpet (right now it's on a setting that works for a thicker carpet, so it doesn't pick up anything on a thin carpet). Is it possible to adjust the head and if so how?
Also, how do you wash the filter?
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