How to Clean the Fan on New Comfort Air Purifiers

In this video, we go over cleaning the fan our New Comfort Air Purifiers. If your purifier is starting to get dusty or dirty, it’s time for a cleaning!

 

Important Safety Tips

  • Always make sure your machine is unplugged and the power button is turned off, before servicing your vacuum.
  • Always make sure your hands are dry and free from moisture before servicing your machine.
  • Be sure to wear gloves when servicing your machine to prevent any cuts or scrapes.
  • If you are uncomfortable working on your vacuum, please don’t hesitate to contact us at service@greatvacs.com and we can help you through the process or you can send it into us to fix it for you. 

  

Instructions

 

First, we’ll take a look at an ozone generator. To access the fan you’ll need to take off the top cover. There are screws on the sides and top handle portion. Once the screws are removed you can take the top handle off and then remove the top cover.

 

This is a great time to not only clean the fan, but to clean everything else on the inside. To clean the fan you can use an air compressor, canned air, rag or a duster brush.

 

Now we’ll show you how to access the fan on a 6 stage New Comfort air purifier. If you have a front grill, accessing the fan is going to be a breeze.

 

On some models there is a notch on the bottom of the grill where you can get your fingers under. Then you can just pop the grill off.

 

 

If you don’t have a notch you can use a flat head screwdriver to get between the case and the grill and pop it off that way.

 

Once it’s off you have access to the fan. You can use an air compressor, canned air, rag, or duster brush to clean it.

 

 

Check out our demos, scratch-and-dent, and open box model sales!

 

If you need any parts, supplies or have any questions, email us at service@greatvacs.com or leave a comment! You can also head on over to our YouTube channel to see more educational videos.

 

How to Clean the Fan on New Comfort Air Purifiers

How to Clean the Fan on New Comfort Air Purifiers

In this video, we go over cleaning the fan our New Comfort Air Purifiers. If your purifier is starting to get dusty or dirty, it’s...

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How to Clean a Water Based Air Purifier

In this video, Kyle teaches us how to easily clean almost any water-based air purifier!

 

Important Safety Tips

  • Always make sure your machine is unplugged and the power button is turned off, before servicing your machine.
  • Always make sure your hands are dry and free from moisture before servicing your machine.
  • Be sure to wear gloves when servicing your machine to prevent any cuts or scrapes.
  • If you are uncomfortable working on your machine, please don’t hesitate to contact us at service@greatvacs.com and we can help you through the process or you can send it into us to fix it for you. 

 

Instructions

 

For our demonstration, we’ll be using a Prolux water-based air purifier.

 

As you can see, the bowl has a lot of hard water on the inside.

 

We’re going to submerge the bowl in a bucket of hot water. If you’re at home you can use a sink.

 

Once it is completely submerged you’re going to add a cup of distilled white vinegar and let it soak for 30 minutes.

 

After 30 minutes you can remove the bowl and wipe it down. You can rinse it with water if you’d like, but it’s not necessary. It should look pretty much brand new!

 

Here’s another trick to cleaning not only the bowl, but the underside of the motor. Fill the bowl to the fill line with a mix of warm water and vinegar. The put the top portion back on.

 

Then plug it in and let it run for about 12 hours. Then, just empty the water bowl and wipe everything down!

 

Check out our Prolux Water Based Air Purifiers:

Oil Diffusing Water Based Air Purifier/Humidifier by Prolux

Touch Screen Prolux Water Based Air Purifying Humidifier & Aromatherapy Diffuser

 

Check out our Ocean Blue Water Based Air Purifiers:

Oil Diffusing Water Based Air Purifier/Humidifier by Ocean Blue

Touch Screen Ocean Blue Water Based Air Purifying Humidifier and Aromatherapy Diffuser

 

We even have a mini desktop version!

Mini Oil Diffusing Desktop Water Based Air Purifier/Humidifier by New Comfort

 

If you need any parts, supplies or have any questions, email us at service@greatvacs.com or leave a comment! You can also head on over to our YouTube channel to see more educational videos.

 

How to Clean a Water Based Air Purifier

How to Clean a Water Based Air Purifier

In this video, Kyle teaches us how to easily clean almost any water-based air purifier!

 

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How to Keep Your Rainbow 2 Prong Cord from Falling Out

There you are… Vacuuming your home and all sudden your power head turns off. You look down and there it lies, the 2-prong cord connection. You plug it back in and seconds later it falls out again. Out of frustration you don’t know what to do. However, here at Great Vacs were all about helping people. So, in this quick video we will show you a quick trick to keep your Rainbow 2 prong cord connection from falling out.

 

Important Safety Tips

  • Always make sure your machine is unplugged and the power button is turned off, before servicing your vacuum.
  • Always make sure your hands are dry and free from moisture before servicing your machine.
  • Be sure to wear gloves when servicing your machine to prevent any cuts or scrapes.
  • If you are uncomfortable working on your vacuum, please don’t hesitate to contact us at service@greatvacs.com and we can help you through the process or you can send it into us to fix it for you. 

 

Tools

  • Needle nose pliers

 

Instructions

 

The first things you need to do are unplug the two-prong connection and unhook the hose.

 

Take your needle nose pliers and bend the prongs out slightly.

 

Now hook your hose back up and plug the two-prong connection back in.

 

Tug on the cord to see if it falls out. If it still falls out try bending the prongs a little more. If it’s snug then you’re good to go!

 

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Need your Rainbow repaired? Send us an email at service@greatvacs.com

 

We sell Rainbow vacuums! We buy Rainbow vacuums! And we sell water bowls, belts, cords, or anything else you need! If you need any parts, supplies or have any questions, email as service@greatvacs.com or leave a comment! You can also head on over to our YouTube channel to see more educational videos on all of our different products.

 

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How to Change Out a Brushroll and Belt for Any Prolux Upright Model

Today we’re going over how to change a belt and brushroll on a Prolux Upright model. We show a 7000, but this technique works for a 6000 all the way up a 9000.

 

Important Safety Tips

  • Always make sure your machine is unplugged and the power button is turned off, before servicing your vacuum.
  • Always make sure your hands are dry and free from moisture before servicing your machine.
  • Be sure to wear gloves when servicing your machine to prevent any cuts or scrapes.
  • If you are uncomfortable working on your vacuum, please don’t hesitate to contact us at service@greatvacs.com and we can help you through the process or you can send it into us to fix it for you. 

 

Supplies

  • Phillips head screwdriver
  • Replacement belt
  • Replacement brushroll (if you need one, email us at service@greatvacs.com)

 

Instructions

 

To remove the brushroll and belt you will need to press the foot release pedal and turn your vacuum upside down.

This will give you access to the underside so that you can remove the bottom plate.

 

 Remove the two screws and side them aside in a safe location.

 

Then, lift off the metal bottom plate and set aside.

While you’re in there you should check for any clogs or debris stuck in the vacuum, like in the orange funnel and grey tube. You can also remove any clumps of dirt from under the brush roll.

 

To remove the belt, lift up the flap that protects the motor.

 

Use your fingers and slide the belt off the motor shaft.

 

There is a metal C-piece on the brushroll that you need to remove. Remember that the longer end goes in the back.

 

Once you have the belt off you can just take the brushroll out. Now you’re ready to put the new brushroll in with the new belt.

 

 

Install the belt first by sliding it over the motor shaft.

 

Don’t forget to close the plastic flap!

 

Take the brushroll and slide the belt over it. Then just pop the brushroll back into place.

Once it’s in place, rotate the brushroll a couple rotations to make sure the belt is aligned correctly.

 

Take the metal C-pice and put it back in place.

 

Replace the metal bottom plate and screws, being careful not to over-tighten! They should be snug, but not so tight they break the plastic.

Now you’re done! You’ve successfully replace the brushroll and belt of a Prolux upright model!

 If you need replacement belts, click here!

For specialty parts like brushrolls and 6000 filters, send us an email at service@greatvacs.com and we will get you taken care of.

GreatVacs is the only authorized dealer for Prolux products. If you have any questions or need any assistance just email us at service@greatvacs.com.

Here at Great Vacs we’ve service and rebuild Prolux vacuum cleaners, so if you have any questions or comments feel free to leave us a comment! You can also head on over to our Youtube channel to see more educational videos.

 

How to Change Out a Brushroll and Belt for Any Prolux Upright Model

How to Change Out a Brushroll and Belt for Any Prolux Upright Model

Today we’re going over how to change a belt and brushroll on a Prolux Upright model. We show a 7000, but this...

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