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The 500/600 Series SmokeStop Filter is designed for the 501, 503, 510, 550E, 555EB, 601, 603, and 650E.
The filter should be changed every six months, or 188 days, to keep your Blueair unit working at its highest efficiency. In ECO10 units, the filter should be changed once a year.
Your magnetic filter timer will keep track of when your filter needs to be changed; its LED light will flash to notify you every six months or 188 days.
The filter timer built into your electronic unit will flash an LED light to indicate when it needs to be changed.
To reset the magnetic filter timer, press and hold the “RESET” button for 10 second. The filter change indicator light will turn off and the counter will begin its countdown to the next filter change(188 days). To temporarily stop the filter indicator light for five days, press the “SNOOZE” button.
To reset the filter replacement indicator on an ‘E’ series unit, press and hold the “TIMER” button for 5 seconds. The filter change indicator light will turn off and the counter will begin its countdown to the next filter change(188 days).
Yes. Our SmokeStop™ filters are specifically designed for environments with tobacco smoke, auto exhaust, chemical fumes, odors, and harmful VOCs. We use 2 - 4 lbs of coconut-shell activated carbon, formulated with a unique blend of Potassium Hydroxide and Potassium Iodide, to trap gases and fumes and remove them from your air. Learn more about the SmokeStop ›
Blueair 500 and 600 Series units require three filters total. Each 500/600 Series Filter set includes the three required filters. All three filters are the same and therefore interchangeable.
To change the filter on a 600 series unit, remove the top of the unit to reveal the filters. Remove the top filter and then slide out the additional filters on each side. When inserting the new filters, follow the labels on the filter packaging to assure they are facing the correct way. Don’t worry about which filter is placed where, they’re all the same.
You might notice one side of your new filter is black, this is because we’ve added a sheet of activated carbon to make the unit more visually appealing and increase it’s odor and gas removal.