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When and how should I clean or replace the air filter?

    See below.

    Cleaning the Air Filter and Vents

    Clean the projector's air filter or vents if they get dusty, or if you see a message telling you to clean them.

    Caution:
    Do not use water or any detergent to clean the air filter. Do not use canned air, or the gases may leave a flammable residue.

    1. Turn off the projector and unplug the power cord.
    2. Slide the air filter cover latch and open the air filter cover.
       
    3. Pull the air filter out of the projector.
       
    4. Vacuum the front of the air filter (the side with the tabs) to remove any remaining dust.
       

      Note: If dust is difficult to remove or the air filter is damaged, replace the air filter.

    5. Place the air filter back in the projector as shown.
       
    6. Close the air filter cover and slide the latch.
       
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    Replacing the Air Filter

    You need to replace the air filter in the following situations:
    • After cleaning the air filter, you see a message telling you to clean or replace it
    • The air filter is torn or damaged

    You can replace the air filter while the projector is mounted on the wall or ceiling.

    1. Turn off the projector and unplug the power cord.
    2. Slide the air filter cover latch and open the air filter cover.
       
    3. Pull the air filter out of the projector.
       

      Note: Air filters contain polypropylene. Dispose of used air filters according to local regulations.

    4. Place the new air filter in the projector as shown.
       
    5. Close the air filter cover and slide the latch.
       
Published:  16-Jan-2017 Was this helpful​? Thank you for the feedback!
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