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Where do you put the prefilter on a miele canaster vaccuum

\015 Mother gave me her miele...S514 Solaris...Love it. when i changed the bags it came iwth a filter and a prefilter. it had a hepa filter on it. I will get a hepa filter but in the mean time i want to use the machine. where do i put the cloth like filter. i figured out the scruffy one (goes where the hepa filter was) but where do i use the other one? help! please!\012\012Thanks!\015

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Hi If the power head isn't working it may be clogged. Try taking it apart to see if threads and general dirt has got in at the sides. Also without the power head if the Miele still isn't working then its a possibility that the on switch wiring is either loose or check the plug at the end of the power cord.

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