Having problems with your Eureka Whirlwind 4388 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?

The Vacuum doesn't seem to be sucking up everything. Do you think this is a filter issue?

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Here is a tip that I wrote about my Bissel but I bet you have the same problem and the hose is clogged...

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