Having problems with your Kenmore 23313 Whispertone Bagged Canister Vacuum ?

I have an old Progressive vacuum cleaner that says "Hepa Filter" and "Whisper Belt". Not sure what the model # is. The problem is that the vacuum part itself (the part that touches the floor and rolls over) has ejected its filter that we can see through the little window- it just came out under the rollers under the device... we cannot see how to re-insert this piece of filter which looks like a kind of round, flat grey foam/fabric and clearly goes inside- (top of the part that touches the flo

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Check this procedure:
  1. Unplug the appliance that you will be \015\012changing the filter in.
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  3. \015\012\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\015\012\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\015\012\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\011Open the filter cover. On most appliances, the location of \015\012the HEPA filter will be clearly marked as it is a major selling point of\015\012 the appliance. If your HEPA filter is not clearly marked, check the \015\012manual that came with your appliance to find its location.
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  5. \015\012\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\015\012\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\015\012\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\011Rip your paper bag so that you can open it flat. It should be\015\012 large enough when open to completely cover the HEPA filter. Hold the \015\012paper bag to the HEPA filter (so you do not touch it with your hands) \015\012and gently pry the HEPA filter from its holder with a flat-head \015\012screwdriver. The idea is that any dust or mold that comes free will \015\012stick to the paper bag and not your skin.
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  7. \015\012\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\015\012\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\015\012\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\011Pull the old HEPA filter out while wrapping the paper bag \015\012around it. Discard it in the trash outside the building.
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  9. \015\012\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\015\012\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\015\012\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\011Unwrap your new HEPA filter and press it into the holder in \015\012the appliance. Make sure the arrows imprinted on the casing of your \015\012HEPA filter face into the appliance. Replace the cover and you are done.

Good luck.
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