I have used these charcoal wraps and they help keep the filter longer.
The FilterQueen Defender Enviropure Charcoal Filter Wrap includes:
(1) Enviropure Charcoal Filter Wrap:
The Enviropure Charcoal Filter Wrap is made with HEGA (High Efficiency Gas Absorption) material, which is highly effective at reducing pollutants such as tobacco smoke, pet odors and lingering cooking odors.
How often to change your filters:
Enviropure Charcoal Filter Wrap:
Change every 3-6 months. For best results, change every 3 months for homes with pets or smokers.
Changing your Defender filters:
To change the Enviropure Charcoal Filter Wrap watch the instructional video or follow the instructions found below.
|1. After unplugging the Defender®, place the unit on its side and remove the retaining nut on the bottom of the unit by turning counterclockwise.||2. Return the unit to its upright position and lift off the top motor assembly.||3. Remove the Medi-Filter® Cartridge and Enviropure® Charcoal Filter Wrap. If only replacing the Enviropure® Charcoal Filter Wrap, remove the old charcoal filter from the Medi-Filter® Cartridge and discard it.
Note: The charcoal filter is fastened with velcro.
|4. Place the new Enviropure® Charcoal Filter Wrap around the outside of the Medi-Filter® Cartridge and fasten with the velcro provided. If also replacing the Medi-Filter® Cartridge, fasten the new Enviropure® Charcoal Filter Wrap to the new Medi-Filter® Cartridge. Return the filters to the unit.||5. Replace the top motor assembly.||6. Place the unit on its side to secure the retaining nut on the bottom of the unit. Return the unit to its upright position to resume use.|
Genuine Filter Check:
You can identify a genuine FilterQueen Medi-Filter by locating our phone number built right into both ends of the filter itself. Also, every Medi-Filter is serial numbered directly from the factory for quality control. Watch the video below for details on identifying a genuine FilterQueen filter.