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.
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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