Having problems with your Eureka Altima Upright Vacuum Model 2996AVS Vacuum ?

My vacuum is spitting dirt as my feet and legs. Even when the filters and canister are clean and empty.

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If you are using it on any surface that isnt carpet put the height setting knob to the lowest setting it should no longer spit dirt at your legs and feet
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