Model: [EL6988, EL5010, EL5010AZ, EL5010A, EL5010A-1]
Electrolux H12 Hepa Filter
Fits all Electrolux, Harmony, Oxygen and Oxygen Ultra, and all Sanitaire System Pro Canister Vacuums. This HEPA filter retains 99.97% of dust and other irritants that cause allergies or asthma.
To replace your Electrolux HEPA filter, begin by looking towards the back of the vacuum.
Located on the HEPA door are two button latches. Hold these down and gently let the door open.
Remove the current HEPA filter and replace it with a new one.
Lift the door back into the closed position; it will click to lock.
Click to learn more about How to Replace EL012 Filters.
filter is the HEPA filter for your vacuum and on most vacuums that use
this filter it is installed on top of the vacuum, near the back,
underneath the exhaust grill. The filter that belongs behind your vacuum
bag is the motor filter, and is not interchangeable with this HEPA
Filter. However, your vacuum requires that both filters be replaced
periodically in order to run at the highest efficiency. For more
information, please call 866-972-8227 to speak with a sales representative.
Question:What do the different colors mean? I see blue... green... grey... how do i know which one to get?
Answer:The Green filter is a regular HEPA filter that needs to be changed every 6 months - 1 year depending on usage, the blue one is a washable filter and the grey one is anti-odor. If you need help choosing a filter call 866-972-8227.