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How to Clean the Filters and Dirt Tank on your PowerSwift™ Compact Video

Cleaning the PowerSwift™ Compact filters and dirt tank are easy, we’ll show you how.

  • Empty your dirt tank once it is full.
  • Press the release button at the top of the dirt tank to remove it from the vacuum.
  • Hold the dirt tank over a trash bin and press the lid release button to empty. 
  • Close the lid and return the tank to the vacuum.
  • After emptying your dirt tank it’s important to clean your filters.
  • Your vacuum comes with a standard foam filter located in the top of the dirt tank.
  • A separate Febreze® foam filter may also be packed in the box.
  • Both filters are washable.
  • To access the filter, press the tank release button and remove the dirt tank.
  • Turn the top of the tank counter clockwise and pull up to separate.
  • Remove the foam filter. Hand wash in water; mild detergent may be used if desired.
  • Rinse well and air dry thoroughly.
  • Replace the filter if necessary 
  • Make sure the filter is completely dry before placing it back into the tank top
  • Return the tanks top, aligning tabs and twisting clockwise to lock.
  • Return the tank by pressing firmly until you hear a click.

That’s all there is to it, your vacuum will be clean and ready for next use.

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