Once I replaced the filter the air was more breathable.
The FilterQueen Defender Medi-Filter includes:
The Medi-Filter provides three times better-than-HEPA filtration to reduce pollutants such as dust, dust mites, pollen and mold spores.
Note: For the best Indoor Air Quality experience, purchase the Enviropure Charcoal Filter Wrap in addition to the Medi-Filter.
How often to change your filters:
Change once every year. For best results, change every 6 months for homes with pets or smokers.
Changing your Defender filters:
To change the Medi-Filter 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.