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The filter light keeps blinking. the filter isn't dirty. the filter is in the front and slides out either side. we keep it clean. so.. how do i get it to quit blinking? is there some regular maintenance i need to do to it?

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Pam, be sure tat the filter is properly installed. Whenever you remove the filter for cleaning, be sure to turn the unit OFF, before removing it. And back ON after it is cleaned and reinstalled.

For the blinking problem. Turn the Master ON/OFF Switch to OFF and unplug the unit for 15 minutes. Once the time has elapsed, plug the unit back in and turn the Master ON/OFF Switch to ON. Hopefully, during that 15 minute timeout, the unit's electronics reset themselves and reverted back to the original factory settings. If so, the filter light should have stopped blinking, if the filter is installed properly.

I hope this helped you to troubleshoot and solve the problem. Please let me know. Thanks.

Posted on Jun 29, 2011

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