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I am having the same issue. I've just replaced the filter and it started leaking out of this hole, where it never had before.
I am thinking that maybe the filter isn't seated properly, and that's causing the leak. But I have attached a picture of the hole in question. Any advice would be helpful. Thanks!


PUR (FM-9500)... | Answered on Apr 18, 2019

What happens if you hold the button down for 5-10 seconds ?

Air Air... | Answered on Apr 16, 2019


Air Purifiers | Answered on Apr 11, 2019

It might reset if u unplug it for 15 minutes then replug it in

Blueair Air... | Answered on Apr 09, 2019

Spray lubricant onto the fan shaft as close to the fan body as you can. it will work it's way into the bearing

Whirlpool... | Answered on Mar 29, 2019

which model XL series do you have? There is obviously something shorted or arcing on the plates of the cell. look at the plates and see if they are laying flat and the wires are all still attached across the front of the cell. A loose, sagging, broken or bad contact on the end plates will cause the bad cell lights. clean off the area where the cell makes contact inside the unit. The metal strips that run across the ends of the cell make contact with the plates inside the cell and get their power from them, dirty contacts in any part of these contacts will cause the problem. Even a bad contact from the end cap to the plates inside the cell will cause this. Try wiggling the cell around, kind of push on it on edge to get the plates to shift slightly and clean the points where the plates touch the outer strips on the sides. Check for arcing with the lights turned off,

Oreck XL... | Answered on Mar 17, 2019

Solution, perhaps...

All electrical contacts can get a film on them. Try cleaning the contacts (at the bottom of the blade unit; you should see the three with the blades out) with an alcohol swab (make sure the contacts are dry before reassembly in this case) or a pencil eraser (vacuum the debris out before attempting to start it again).

If those contacts don't make up properly, the unit will think it needs cleaning, even though it doesn't.

Ionic Pro... | Answered on Mar 16, 2019

do you have the make and model of the machine?

Air Air... | Answered on Mar 11, 2019

click on this link and get the service manual or info u need

Holmes Products... | Answered on Mar 08, 2019

HEPA is a type of air purifier. It stands for high-efficiency particulate air. To qualify as a HEPA filter by government standards the filter must remove 99.7% of all particles larger than 0.3 micrometers from the air. The following site lists the top 10 HEPA purifiers available online -

3M "Replacement... | Answered on Mar 04, 2019

I would verify that all the parts you removed are properly seated back in their exact locations.
There is undoubtably a safety switch that is not properly closed.
A door, a panel, or a latch that is not properly seated and closing the safety switch is probably the cause.

Air Purifiers | Answered on Mar 04, 2019

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