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HU4902
HU4903
User manual
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Important
Safetyy
What’s in the boxx
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Get started
Understand the humidity indicator light
Understand the healthy air protect alert
Understand the healthy air protect lockk
Change the fan speed
Auto
Manual
Turbo
Set the timerr
Set the humidity level
Water level
Clean the water tankk
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Guarantee and service
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Contents
1 Important
Safety
Read this user manual carefully before you use
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Danger
Caution
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drinking. Do not drink this water and do not use it
to feed animals or to water plants. When you empty
the water tank, pour the water down the drain.
Warning
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If the power cord is damaged, you must have it
replaced by Philips, a service center authorized by
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or mental capabilities, or lack of experience and
knowledge, unless they have been given supervision
person responsible for their safety.
Children should be supervised to ensure that they do
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Do not block the air inlet and outlet, e.g. by placing
items on the air outlet or in front of the air inlet.
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into a properly connected power socket.
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level, and horizontal surface.
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connected every time after you clean it or after
you remove the upper cover and/or water tank for
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to deliver a good and safe performance.
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indoor smoke-type insect repellents or in places with
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temperature changes, as this may cause condensation
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under normal operating conditions.
Clean the water tank every week to keep it clean.
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use ground water or hot water.
Do not put any substance other than water in the
water tank. Do not put fragrance in the water tank.
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air to your house for the health of your family.
It offers you an advanced evaporation system
of the dry air in your home. It retains bacteria,
calcium and other particles from the water. It
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No more dry air in the winter season or from
the air conditioning.
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Read this user manual carefully before you
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reference.
What’s in the box
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2 Your humidifier
Check and identify the contents of your
package:
Upper cover
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Water tank
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Quick start guide
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User manual
Quick start guide
Warranty
Warranty
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3 Get started
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Hold by both sides of the upper cover to
lift it up.
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until the water reaches the water
indication level.
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Place the upper cover back onto the
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Understand the humidity
indicator light
The humidifier is equipped with a built-in
humidity sensor. The current humidity level is
shown on the display (40, 50 or 60 percent).
Note
•• The accuracy of the humidity indication is
approximately plus or minus 5%.
•• It takes some time to measure the humidity level in
the room..
Color of the humidity
indicator light
Blue
Red
Understand the healthy air
protect lock
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4 Use the
humidifier
The healthy air protect lock always ensures
that your humidifier does not work without
water in the tank. When the water tank is
empty and needs to be refilled, the healthy
air protect lock shuts off the humidifier and
a red indicator lights up. When you refill the
water tank properly, the humidifier is turned
on again.
Switch the humidifier on and
off
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Plug the humidifier into the power supply.
Humidity level
target achieved
below target
The humidity indicator light automatically goes
on when the humidifier is switched on.
Note
•• The built-in humidity sensor measures the humidity
level and automatically selects the appropriate color
of the humidity sensor light. When the desired
humidity level is reached, the color of the humidity
sensor light is in blue. When the humidity level is
not reached, the color of the humidity sensor light
becomes red.
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»» All lights flashes twice.
Press the button to switch on the
humidifier.
Understand the healthy air
protect alert
The healthy air protect alert gives you a timely
warning when the water tank needs refilling.
When the water in the tank starts getting low,
a red indicator on the control panel starts
blinking to tell you that it is time to refill the
tank.
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» The humidity sensor light is on.
Change the fan speed
Auto
Note
AUTO mode is only available for HU4903.
» The current fan speed is shown.
The automatic mode uses the digital sensor
to constantly monitor the air quality. It turns
to ensure the humidity level is constantly at
the right level. The default humidity level of
the automatic mode is set at 50%, but you can
change to your desired humidity level for the
automatic mode. Next time when you switch
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set humidity level, unless you have unplugged
wall socket. Then the default humidity level of
50% is set again.
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» The current humidity level is shown.
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invisible mist.
Press the button to switch off the
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' If the water in the tank is getting very low, the
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indicator light
remains on.
It is normal that you cannot see the mist.
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Press the button to switch on the
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Press the SPEED button to select the
AUTO mode.
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changes to a lower fan speed automatically.
Press the SPEED button once or more
times to select the desired fan speed
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' AUTO and Turbo modes are only available for
HU4903.
' %HU4902 and non-auto mode of HU4903: if the
desired humidity level is reached, you can change to
a lower fan speed. On the other hand, if the desired
humidity level is not reached, you can select the fan
speed to humidify the air quickly.
Manual
You can manually select the desired fan speed.
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Press the button to switch on the
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Turbo
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' Turbo mode is only available for HU4903.
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Press the button to switch on the
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Press the SPEED button once or more
times to select the Turbo mode.
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Set the timer
Press the button to switch on the
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Press the TIMER button to activate the
timer.
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With the timer function, you can let the
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automatically switches off.
You can use the timer function in the following
situations:
Situations
Choose a
fan speed
manually
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One or a combination of the
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The AUTO light is on.
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TIMER lights
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AUTO mode is only available
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Press the TIMER button repeatedly
to choose the number of hours you
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corresponding TIMER light goes on.
To deactivate the timer function, press the
TIMER button repeatedly until the TIMER
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Water level
When there is not enough water in the water
tank,
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Press the HUMI button once or more
times to set the desired air humidity to
40, 50, 60 percent or no preset level.
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it changes and stays at the current
humidity level.
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tank.
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if the desired humidity level is not
reached. It turns blue when the
desired humidity level is reached.
Tip
' A comfortable humidity level is between 40% and
60%.
Note
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the water after more than one hour. The red
indicator light is on.
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Remove upper cover by lifting it at both
sides.
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Set the humidity level
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Remove the water tank from the
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until the water reaches the maximum
water indication level.
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Place the water tank back on the
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Place the upper cover back at the
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tank
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Remove the upper cover.
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Put the upper cover back to the
appliance.
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Pour the water to the water tank from
the top central opening until the top of
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opening completely.
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Pour it into the water tank until the
water reaches the maximum water level
indication.
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' If you see the water starts accumulating, this means
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the water tank is full. Stop pouring water.
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5 Clean your
humidifier
Our Philips designers have created a bestin-class design for cleanability, empowering
consumers to take control of the hygiene
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agents such as bleach or alcohol to clean any part of
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Clean the body of the
Regularly clean the inside and outside of the
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Wipe away dust with a soft dry cloth
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Clean the air inlet and the air outlet with
a soft dry cloth.
Clean the water tank
Clean the water tank every week to keep it
hygienic.
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Add some mild washing-up liquid to the
water in the water tank.
Clean the inside of the water tank with
both hands.
Empty the water tank into a sink.
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clockwise to remove it.
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humidification
filter
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every week to keep it hygienic.
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Remove the water tank from the
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slowly running tap.
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put it back in place.
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Remove the water tank from the
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clockwise to remove it.
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avoid scale build-up, which seriously affects the
humidifying performance.
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Mix white vinegar with an equal amount
of tap water in a container that is large
in.
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Water : Vinegar
1:1
1 hour
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clockwise to put it back in place.
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make sure that the side with the white deposits is
immersed in the water.
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solution for one hour.
Discard the water-vinegar solution.
tap to rinse away vinegar residues. During
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that both the front and back sides are
rinsed.
Let excess water drip off the
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filters
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clockwise to remove it.
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a year for optimal performance.
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Remove the water tank from the
appliance.
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Remove the packaging material from the
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Replace the anti-bacterial
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put it back in place.
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the water tank.
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Consumer Care Center.
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8 Troubleshooting
This chapter summarizes the most common
problems you could encounter with the
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problem with the information below, contact
the Consumer Care Center in your country.
Problem
Possible solution
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There is no air
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The water tank
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you clean it or after you remove the upper cover and/or water tank for
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( Make sure that water tank is placed properly. If the problem persists,
contact the Consumer Care Center in your country.
I do not see the
current humidity
indication change.
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windows.
( Your room size is too big. The recommended room size is 50m² for both
HU4902 and HU4903.
There are some
white deposits on
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some time.
The yellow color is caused by scale and some dirt which is presented in the
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Possible solution
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unpleasant smell
coming out from
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No air comes out
of the air outlet.
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I do not see visible
mist coming out
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the mist.
I want to check
whether the
humidity sensor
works or not.
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indication changes. Note that if the initial humidity indication is already 60
percent, the indication cannot show an even higher humidity when you blow
moist air towards the sensor.
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9 Guarantee and
service
If you need information or if you have a
problem, please visit the Philips website
at www.philips.com or contact the Philips
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Care Centre in your country, go to your local
Philips dealer.
Order parts or accessories
If you have to replace a part or want to
purchase an additional part, go to your Philips
dealer or visit www.philips.com/support.
If you have problems obtaining the parts,
please contact the Philips Consumer Care
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Recycling
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evidence available today.
Your product is designed and manufactured
with high quality materials and components,
which can be recycled and reused.
When you see the crossed-out wheel bin
symbol attached to a product, it means the
product is covered by the European Directive
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for our products, to comply with all applicable
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Philips plays an active role in the development
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developments in standardization for early
integration in its products.
Never dispose your product with other
household waste. Please inform yourself about
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electrical and electronic products. The correct
disposal of your old product helps prevent
potentially negative consequences on the
environment and human health.
Environmental information
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Your system consists of materials which can
be recycled and reused if disassembled by
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local regulations regarding the disposal of
packaging materials, exhausted batteries and
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