On hot summer days the best way to cool the air conditioner. Air conditioners send air into your home. They use filters to filter the air. When the filter is not clean, the air conditioner needs more energy to pump air. In addition to the consumption of more electricity, the life span of an air conditioner is sharply reduced when it is loaded. The purity of your filter is directly proportional to the purity of the air in your home. This is why it is important to keep the air conditioner filter clean all the time. In this blog, we want to show you how to easily clean your AC filter.

First of all, you can't clean all the filters in the air conditioner. If your filter has a cardboard frame or indicates that it cannot be cleaned, you should replace it straight away. The frequency of cleaning your air filter depends on how proactively you use your AC. Usually, it is recommended to clean 1-2 times a year. 


In case of an air conditioner that needs to be cleaned, you can do the following instructions: 

1. Locate your A/C filter

Most air conditioners have a filter in the center but of course, every brand is different. Check the A/C instructions and act accordingly.

2. Turn off the A/C while working 

Turning off the AC from the power supply will protect your appliances and you from dangerous situations. 

3. Clean the filter with a vacuum usually

A large amount of dust settles on the filter. You can vacuum most of it. 

4. Soak the filter in a 50/50 mixture of water and vinegar 

Again, read your AC instructions before you do so. Note that some air conditioner filters are not allowed to get wet. If your filter is washable, soak it in a mixture of even water and vinegar for about an hour. Drain the water and drain it very well. 

5. Install new filter after cleaning

Install new filter. Most filters have an arrow indicating in which direction they should go. This arrow should be directed in the direction of the airflow. 


Cleaning the air conditioner filter isn't hard. Dirty filters make your system work inefficiently and endanger your health. Vestel air conditioner model IACHR52FEAN has an ionization function. It is equipped with a dust and micro-particle protection filter that provides fresh air circulation in your home.

Article Author Vestel Georgia, 2022-06-13