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How do you install the air filter in a Renaissance Electrolux cannister? I found an oversized air filter in the my last bag of R type filters. Do I need the air filters and if so, where do they go? I have had this vacuum for 10 years and never noticed the filters existed! do you cut it to fit? Does it go in the bottom of the filter compartment? Which side goes down vs faces the bag? Is there a special compartment that I don't know about besides where the bags go?????

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It goes beneath the accessories holder on top of the machine.

You can download a manual for your machine at the below site:

http://www.aerusvacuums.com/support/manuals/index.cfm

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