How do I change my cylinder? (Steam Units Only)

These instructions can also be found on page 22 of the Elite Steam Installation / Owner's Manual.

  1. Completely drain the cylinder by pressing and holding the "drain" button.
  2. Turn the humidifier off and disconnect the main power.
  3. Remove the cover.
  4. DS Models: Remove steam hose from cylinder, flip up the cylinder holding bracket.
  5. RS Models: Remove 2 bolts of the embedded fan, flip up cylinder holding bracket.
  6. Disconnect the distributor from the cylinder and lift the cylinder out of the unit.
  7. Disconnect the electrical connection from the top of the cylinder, and re-connect to the NEW cylinder.
  8. Install the new cylinder, performing these steps in reverse.