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Blinking blue light on ionic breeze s1871

I have the ionic breeze s1871 air purifier and the blue light on top blinks  continuously and the air purifier doesn't seem to work. Is this thing broken?

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  • bigredd Mar 23, 2008

    If light blinks constantly the unit is broken and needs to be returned for credit or replacement...

  • Anonymous May 08, 2008

    Blue light flashing even when unit is turned off.

    It is unplugged until we can get an answer. Ron

  • TerryRedCad Jun 14, 2008

    blinking blue light, unit not working

  • cavagility Jun 17, 2008

    I got my ionic breeze two christmas' ago, and my light is also blinking blue. I clean this unit every week and fully take apart once a month to clean it thoroughly. The owner's manual gave me no info on what the blinking blue light meant. What a waste of $300! I emailed Sharper Image and received an email stating that they went bankrupt and I was S.O.L!

  • jwilks Jun 24, 2008

    This is unbelievable, everyones are dying at the same time just as Sharper Image is Bankrupt. No wonder, probably to many returned Ionic Breeze's. I wonder if there is a reset or a fuse or something?

  • zeuszeus Jul 03, 2008

    Yeah, my light started blinking also. I got it from the outlet center, it was used but okay for about two years, now it blinks....what to do? Is it working or what? Should I turn it off now? I clean it all the time but it still blinks. I got one from the outlet for my mom also but hers is not blinking.....

  • Anonymous Jul 16, 2008

    Same problem- 1.5 years old. Blue blinking light of death!!!!!

  • toolmacon Aug 17, 2008

    blinking light fix, we need one!

  • puzzledone Aug 24, 2008

    Blue light for room size blinks when plugged in. Nothing else works. Have cleaned as usual, nothing different was done. Is my extended warranty with Sharper Image worth anything now or was that money down the drain?

  • bethmcdowell Nov 05, 2008

    I have the same problem. Mine is only 3 months old.

    Does anyone know what it is???

  • Senaguzy Nov 06, 2008

    I have the same problem on one of my two S1871 GP Silent air purifier from Sharper Image.  Mine does seem to still be working, but the blinking is annoying.

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    havocwreaker Dec 16, 2008

    Unbelievable, I have the same flashing blue light. I have two units in my home and only 1 is doing this. I pulled out the manual which is pretty useless, and the customer service number 1-800-344-4444 is not working. Worse yet, their site is under construction so I can't access it. Luckily I found my paperwork for it and I bought and extended warranty w/no hassle replacement.

    I bought my two units back in Jan 2008 if that helps anyone determine MTBB.

  • missy2105 Dec 26, 2008

    Mine is also blinking blue. Mine is still under warranty and I can't find anyone who is honoring The Sharper Image's warranty policy. Does anyone know who I can take it to or how I can fix the problem myself?



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Wher can you return it? Does anyone have and address? My Dads unit has a blinking blue light and the folks at sharper image say to bad so sad only after 2 months out of warrenty. Is there any one out there that can help? I am done buying things from Sharper Image with their attitude! [email protected]

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    The new Sharper Image is a different company than the one that made most of the air cleaners.


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The blue light keeps blinking

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