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The filters play a very important roll in the efficiency of the vacuum cleaner. If the
filters become clogged, no air can pass through the cleaner and no cleaning can take
place regardless of how powerful the unit is. To keep the cleaner operating at
maximum efficiency, change or clean the filters as needed. Some fine particles can
restrict airflow very quickly and will decrease performance even before the filters
appear to be dirty. For that reason, when vacuuming carpet fresheners or cleaners,
powder, plaster dust, or similar fine substances, the filters may need to be changed
How to Check and Replace Disposable Dust Cup Filter
NOTE: Turn off vacuum and unplug the electrical cord before changing dust
bag or cleaning motor filter. Never operate the vacuum cleaner without
the dust bag or filter.
Follow the directions on the previous page on how to remove the dust cup from
Release latch and tilt dust cup lid. Pull
dust cup lid back towards handle to
release. Pull dust cup up to remove
from dust cup.
Shake filter vigorously and brush off dust and lint. If filter needs further cleaning,
wash in warm water using a mild detergent.
Grasp orange filter frame and
twist counter clockwise to remove.
CAUTION:Do not submerge gray dust cup lid, wipe only with a damp cloth.
Reinstall dust cup by following the above directions in reverse.
When all parts are completely dry, replace filter on gray dust cup lid by twisting
clockwise to snap and lock in place.
CAUTION:Dust cup lid and filter are