Having problems with your Nilfisk Family Vac Bagged Canister Vacuum ?

Vacuum emitting strong odors when it's on.

\015 I loaned the Nilfisk Family vacuum to a friend who I think used it to vacuum up incense, now the vac smells like musty perfume every time it's turned on. I replaced the bag, washed the hose and did my best to clean the big filter with no luck. Can the big top filter be cleaned with soap and water?\015

Answers :

Hi there SmartAlec from NelsonVacuums.com.au here. I am a nilfisk vacuum agent and although i havent actually worked on one exactly the same as yours there are no Nilfisk with any kind of washable filters at all. I think you will have to replace it. If you are in Australia i can check out the cost of replacement filters for you just drop me an email with the exact model number.
Hope this helps.
Happy Vacuuming :)
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