FAQ Search Select a Category BarkBath Cleaning Formulas Cleaning Tips Commercial Products Corporate Deep Cleaners Hard Floor Cleaners Mops, Brooms and Brushes Parts and Accessories Steam Sweepers Vacuums Warranty Web Site and/or go My Hand Vac filter assembly is hard to remove. What should I do? Answer: Don’t worry! The filter assembly may be hard to remove the first few times. This is due to the manufacturing seal. But it will only get easier with use.