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Clean Filter Red light

I have two Pure-lon Air Filters and both machines the red 'clean filter' light will not stop flashing even when I have just cleaned the filters. There must be a way of cancelling the warning light.
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  • Anonymous Jun 24, 2008

    same here

  • Anonymous Sep 06, 2008

    Same problem with "change filter" red light continuing after filter is changed.

  • Anonymous Sep 08, 2008

    we have the same problem and holding the start button down for 10 sec did not help

  • Anonymous May 11, 2009

    Clean filter light would not go out.Tried to turn power off and hold power putton in for approx 10-15 seconds. No luck - than tried and held fan speed and power button simultaniously and it worked -- thanks for all your help

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I cleaned the filters as well earlier and the red filter light still blincked to clean the filters. Then I pushed the power button for about 10 seconds continously and then turned it on and the light turned off.

Posted on Feb 17, 2009

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A lot of these things have a reset method where you hold power (or whatever button's around to do the job) for 7-10 seconds on starting it up again....

Posted on Jun 23, 2008

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Called Brookstone and was told turn unit off lay on side remove cylinder put unit upright reinstall cyclinder and hold pwr on for 5 seconds.

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My pure ion (non-advanced) was doing the same thing. I did a few different things while trying to fix it and am not sure which one worked but it is fixed. 1) I unplugged the unit and took both filters out. 2) then wiped off the 5 metal contact areas in each of the filter slots on the unit with my finger, I also wiped off the metal contact area on the filters themselves especially where they contact inside the unit. 3) I plugged in the unit (without inserting the filters) and pressed the power button (it blinked once) 4) Then I inserted the filters and powered it on. And voila! no red clean filter light!! Hope this helps yall! I just wish I knew exaclty which thing fixed it.

Posted on Feb 15, 2009

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Turn unit off.
Hold the power button & fan speed button for 10 sec. release both than turn it back on...
Wella:):):)

Posted on Feb 28, 2009

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