Clean/Replace Air Filter

Contact your service provider to obtain new filters for the Finishing Station.

Clean Air Filter


Clean - Monthly, or as needed

Replace - 1/year, or 130 operational hours

NOTE: After cleaning the filter, it will need to dry for 3-5 days. If you do not have a backup filter, it is recommended to perform this procedure shortly before you expect idle time for the machine, such as before the weekend.


  1. Open Waste-Collection Area door.
  1. Turn the top and bottom latches in either direction to release the filter drawer.



  1. Use the Filter Drawer handle to pull it out.
  1. Lift up the Filter Cover and remove the filter from the Filter Drawer.
    1. If cleaning the filter, proceed to Step 5. If you must use the Finishing Station in the next three days, perform Steps 11-13 to install a new filter temporarily.
    2. If replacing the filter, skip to Step 11.
  1. Submerge the filter in water >120°F for at least 30 minutes in a large sink.

    NOTE: The average temperature of hot water from the tap is 120°F.

  1. Remove the filter from the bath and rinse with clean hot water at >120°F.
  2. Repeat Steps 5 and 6 until no sediment escapes from the filter (approx. 2-3 cycles).
  3. Allow water to drain from filter for about 1 hour. When turning the filter, minimal water should drip.
  1. Spray your sanitizing solution on the outside and inside of the filter.
  2. Allow filter to air-dry for 3-5 days at an ambient temperature of 70-100°F.

CAUTION: Do not place the filter in an environment greater than 120°F.

  1. Install a new or cleaned filter in the Filter Drawer.
  1. Use the Filter Drawer handle to guide the drawer back into the machine.
  1. To secure the filter drawer, press on the filter drawer close to one of the latches, and rotate the latch into place in either direction. Repeat for the other latch.

You have successfully replaced the filter.