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Burnt plastic smell

I think i accidentally put the filter in backwards and there was a burning smell and the little red light on top of the power button was on.. i turned it to the right side and pushed the reset button. the burning smell stopped being so powerful but there is still a faint burnt plastic odour coming from it when turned on.

can anyone tell me approximately how long till that goes away? because it is really affecting me. i have asthma and MCS and the burnt plastic smell affects me.. thanks

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take somthing with a small tip, above the light there is a small hole stick it in lol. good luck!!!!!!!!!!!!

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