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I have an aprilair model 5000 air cleaner switch on no light

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I have an aprilair model 5000 air cleaner switch on no light
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Hello

This should be the manual for your unit

See page 8 trouble shooting, first section regarding no indicator light, tell me if looking into that bit of technology is in your bag of tricks or not

ftp://ftp.aprilaire.com/Fulfillment/Air_Cleaners/Install-5000-eac.pdf

next

http://screencast.com/t/M1iwgo8c

Tell me what you find, we can go from there in the morning if I miss you tonight.

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