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Filter Replacement; Troubleshooting; Assistance Or Service; In The U.s.a - Whirlpool 1188694 Use And Care Manual

Whirlpool air purifier use & care guide
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6. Gently wash the front grille in soapy water.
NOTE: The grille is not dishwasher safe.
7. Reassemble the filters as shown in the previous illustration.
8. Place the bottom tabs on the front grille into the slots in the
base of the air purifier. Push the top of the grille forward until
the grille locks into place.
9. Plug in air purifier or reconnect power.
10. Turn the fan speed knob to the desired fan speed.

Filter Replacement

NOTE: The filter indicator lights on top of the air purifier will glow
when it is time to replace either the pre-filter or the HEPA filter.
For the most efficient operation of the air purifier, under normal
conditions it is recommended that you replace the pre-filter every
three months and the HEPA filter every year. See "Replacement
Filters" in the "Assistance or Service" section.
1. Turn the fan speed knob to Off.
2. Unplug air purifier or disconnect power.
3. Place fingers on the front release tabs. Gently push the tabs
in and pull the front grille forward to remove it.
4. Remove and replace the indicated filter. Install the new HEPA
filter in the same direction shown by the arrow located on the
filter frame. Install the new pre-filter by placing it on the tabs.
NOTE: Do not try to wash and reuse either the HEPA filter or
the pre-filter.
Before calling for assistance or service, please check
"Troubleshooting." It may save you the cost of a service call. If
you still need help, follow the instructions below.
When calling, please know the purchase date and the complete
model and serial number of your appliance. This information will
help us to better respond to your request.

In the U.S.A.

Call the Whirlpool Customer eXperience Center
toll free: 1-800-253-1301.
Our consultants provide assistance with:
Features and specifications on our full line of appliances.
Installation information.
Use and maintenance procedures.
Accessory and repair parts sales.
Specialized customer assistance (Spanish speaking, hearing
impaired, limited vision, etc.).
Referrals to local dealers, repair parts distributors, and
service companies. Whirlpool designated service technicians
are trained to fulfill the product warranty and provide after-
warranty service, anywhere in the United States.
To locate the Whirlpool designated service company in your
area, you can also look in your telephone directory Yellow
5. Place the bottom tabs on the front grille into the slots in the
6. Plug in air purifier or reconnect power.
7. Turn the fan speed knob to the desired fan speed.
8. Press the Filter Reset button for 5 seconds to turn off the filter
First try the solutions suggested here and possibly avoid the
cost of a service call...


For further assistance
If you need further assistance, you can write to Whirlpool
Corporation with any questions or concerns at:
Please include a daytime phone number in your correspondence.
Replacement filters may be ordered by calling our Customer
eXperience Center at 1-800-253-1301.
You may also visit our website
NOTE: This information is also located on the HEPA filter for your
base of the air purifier. Push the top of the grille forward until
the grille locks into place.
indicator light(s) and reset the timer.
NOTE: Pressing the Filter Reset button before either of the
filter indicator lights glows will not reset the timer.


Air purifier will not run.
Check the following:
Is the air purifier turned on?
Is the power cord plugged into a grounded 3 prong outlet?
Has a fuse blown, or has a circuit breaker tripped?
Was a regular fuse used? Use a time-delay fuse or time-delay
circuit breaker.
Whirlpool Brand Home Appliances
Customer eXperience Center
553 Benson Road
Benton Harbor, MI 49022-2692

Replacement Filters

HEPA Filter
Air Purifier
Model No.
Part No.
1183050 or 1187017
1183051 or 1187018
1183052 or 1187021
1183054 or 1187022
Part No.


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