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electriQ Air Purifier EAP260HC-PM Manual

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electriQ Air Purifier User Manual


  • Carefully read the instructions before operating the unit.
  • This appliance is for indoor use only.
  • This unit must only be connected to a 220-240V / 50Hz earthed outlet.
  • Installation must be in accordance with regulations of the country where the  unit is used.
  • If you are in any doubt about the suitability of your electrical supply, have it  checked and, if necessary, modified by a qualified electrician.
  • This air purifier has been tested and is safe to use.However, as with any  electrical appliance – use it with care.
  • Disconnect the air purifier from the socket when changing the filters or  cleaning the unit.
  • Avoid touching any moving parts within the appliance.
  • Never insert fingers, pencils or any other objects through the guard.
  • This device is not intended for use by persons (including children) with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities. It is also not intended for use by those with a lack of experience and knowledge, unless  they have been given supervision or instruction concerning the use of the appliance by a person responsible for their safety.
  • Do not leave children unsupervised with this device.
  • Never connect the unit to an electrical outlet using an extension cord. If a power outlet is not available, one should be installed by a qualified electrician.
  • Never operate this appliance if the cord or power supply are damaged. Ensure the power cord is not stretched or exposed to sharp objects/edges.
  • A damaged power supply should be replaced by the manufacturer. Never extend or attempt to change the power supply lead.
  • Any service other than regular cleaning or filter replacement should be  performed by an authorised service representative. Failure to comply  could result in a voided warranty.
  • Do not use the appliance for any purpose other than its intended use.
  • Avoid removing the power cord from the socket whilst the unit is still in operation. This could cause electrical damage.
  • Never use the power supply as a switch to start and turn off the air purifier.  Use the provided ON/OFF button located on the control panel.
  • Always place the unit on a dry and stable surface.The use of accessory attachments that have not been approved by the appliance manufacturer is not recommended, as this may result in fire, cause an electric shock and/or cause personal injury.
  • Ensure hands are fully dried before plugging or unplugging the appliance.
  • The appliance should not be installed in laundry or wet rooms.


  • Portable design with large carry handles for easy handling.
  •  In-built ioniser for premium air quality.
  • Easy to use remote control with multiple functions.
  • 4 speed fan function including automatic fan mode.
  • Stylish design and easy to use.
  • Easy to read digital display with a 4-colour indicator light.Know your air  quality from a glance.GREEN 1-50 PM = Perfect / BLUE 51-100 PM =  GoodYELLOW 101-150 PM = Poor / RED 151-500 PM = Bad.


  • Do not cover or restrict the airflow from the outlet or inlet grills.
  •  For maximum performance and safety, the minimum distance from a wall or  objects should be 30cm. Keep away from other electrical appliances.
  •  Keep the filters clean. Under normal conditions, filters should only need cleaning once every two weeks (approximately). Since the filters remove airborne particles, more frequent cleaning may be necessary, depending on the  air quality.


VOC (Volatile Organic Compound): VOCs come from motor vehicle exhausts, gasoline vapour, pollutants such as formaldehyde, ammonia and many other common and chemical solvents such as paints and glues, or can be a by-product of mould growth. VOCs cause irritation to the eyes and or nose as well as causing headaches, nausea and even potential damage to the central nervous system. Pressed wood furniture, newly decorated rooms, paint and cleaning solvents are common sources of VOCs.

Mould / Fungus: These can affect our respiratory system and cause allergic reactions, like a runny nose, eye and throat irritation, headaches, fatigue and aggravation of asthma. Other indoor pollutants include bacteria, viruses, dust mites and pollen.

Emissions from electronic office equipment: Many studies, including those from EPA and the University of California Berkley, have reported that emissions from office equipment such as computers and printers, include VOCs, ultra-fine particles and ozone. These emissions have been proven to have a negative effect on the health of many people which can be reduced by using an air purifier.



NOTE: The centre button on the remote control is reserved forother functions  not in use for this model.


These functions are accessible by using the remote control or the units control panel.

SLEEP: Press the SLEEP button to enter sleep mode. During sleep mode the display will be inactive and the fan will run at speed number 1.

TIMER: The timer can be set to either turn the appliance on or off. It has a duration of up to 12 hours, and can be set in 15 min intervals up to 1 hour, and then in 1-hour increments.

On Timer: Can be set by repeatedly pressing the timer button while the unit is in standby.
Off Timer: Can be set by repeatedly pressing the timer button while the unit is running.

When the unit is OFF but plugged in, press the TIMER button to start a countdown to when the unit will turn itself ON. You can choose between 1 hour and 12.

FAN SPEED: Press the FAN SPEED button to choose the speed the fan will operate at, with 1 being the lowest and 3 being the highest.

Automatic fan mode is accessed by pressing the fan speed on the unit only. Air speed will change according to the rooms air quality.

ON/OFF: To turn the appliance ON or OFF press the button on the remote or.



Ions are designed to turn on while the unit is in operation. The ioniser sterilises the air further and removes mould spores and allergens from the air. (Can be activated or deactivated by using the FUNCTIONS button on the remote control).


Press and hold the TIMER and POWER buttons for 3 seconds to reset the filter. When the filter indicator light is red. The filter will need to be replaced.


Press the SLEEP and SPEED button at the same time to display the current
temperature of the room. (Can be activated or deactivated by using the FUNCTION button on the remote control.)


Press the SLEEP and TIMER buttons at the same time to enter child lock mode. All other operations will be unavailable in this mode. To exit, press the SLEEP and TIMER buttons again.


  • When the filter indicator light turns red, the filter needs to be replaced. Turn off the unit then unplug the unit from the mains.
  • Open the filter cover by gently pulling the back-air inlet panel away from the unit as shown.
  • Remove the filter using the two tabs that say “FRONT” and peel off the primary filter. This can be cleaned and reused.

New combination filters can be purchased from your stockist using the code:

When the filter has been replaced turn the unit on then press and hold the timer  and the ON/OFF button together to reset the filter.


  • Always shut off the unit and unplug from the mains before cleaning or performing any maintenance.
  •  When the unit is not in use for long periods, it is advisable to remove the plug from the power socket.
  •  Do not use chemical solvents (such as benzene, alcohol or gasoline) asthey  may cause irreversible damage to the unit.
  • Do not assemble the unit and power it on before all the parts are completely dry. Any other maintenance than what is described in this user manual must be only performed by the service centre.


  •  Only use tepid water and a mild detergent on a soft cloth. Do not use bleach or abrasives.
  •  Do not splash water directly onto the main unit.
  • Avoid wetting the power connection port, doing so may cause an electric shock  and can lead to the insulation deteriorating or unit to rust.


  • Hoover the filter gently every 2-3 weeks or more often if used in dusty environments.
  • Ensure the filter is not damaged during the cleaning process and replace if it shows signs of damage.
  • Wipe the filter holding area with a dry cloth if necessary.


  •  Use water and a mild detergent.
  •  Do not use bleach or abrasives.
  •  Do not spray water inside the unit.
  •  If the clean air outlet grilles get soiled easily, use a vacuum attachment or soft brush to clean.
  •  If the filter cover is dirty, hoover it. If it is heavily soiled, wash it with warm  soapy water and dry thoroughly before reinserting it in the unit.


DIMENSION 510x330x170mm


Not working Check that the power adapter is
connected and is the correct rating.
Ensure the front panel is correctly
fitted and that the peg on the rear of
the panel is undamaged.
Abnormal Smells Check if the filter is clean.
Replace the filter.
Pollutants not removed and loud noise
when running
Check if the filter is clean.
Replace the filter.
Abnormally high Air Quality (PM2.5)
reading for prolonged period.
Clean the sensor with a soft cloth.
Make sure there is no dust or other
substances in or around the sensor.
Auto and Timer Buttons flashing and
unit bleeping
Replace the filter and reset the appliance following the care and maintenance section.



Please, for your own convenience, check the troubleshooting guide
before calling the service line.
If the unit still fails to operate call: 0871 620 1057 or complete the online
Office hours: 9AM – 5PM Monday to Friday


Disposal: Do not dispose this product as unsorted waste. Collection of such waste must be handled separately as special treatment is necessary.

Recycling facilities are now available for all customers at which you can deposit  your old electrical products. Customers will be able to take any old electrical equipment to participating sites run by their local councils. Please remember that this equipment will be further handled during  the recycling process, so please be considerate when depositing your equipment. Please contact the local council for details of your local household waste recycling centres.

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