Aprilaire Space-Gard Model 5000 Air Cleaner has a MERV 10 rating, is replaced with an original OEM Part, expandable "accordion" style Space-Gard 501 replacement filters.
Aprilaire 501 Air Filters
Aprilaire 501 Air Filters are made for efficient contaminant removal from the air of your target area.
- Aprilaire 501 Air Filters fit the Aprilaire Model 5000 Air Purifier
- You Should Replace Aprilaire 501 Air Filters annually
- Filter will Trap 99% of airborne pollen, mold and spore-sized particles
- Decrease 98% of airborne bacteria-sized particles
- Removes 94% of dust, according reports by the EPA, can trigger asthma
Use Trust Genuine Aprilaire® Filters for best fit and efficiency.
The filters is a collapsed accordion and are expanded into a plastic frame inside the air cleaner cabinet. The filter snaps in the plastic frame and is held in place with existing pleat spacers. Assembly instructions are on the product packaging.
The Aprilaire Space-Gard Model 5000 air cleaner filter can last from 6 months up to 2 years depending on use. If installed on a 5-ton system, in the presence of high concentration of particulate, or if the furnace fan is on continuously, it may be necessary to change the media more frequently. In any application, the life of the media depends on the total volume of air being moved through it as well as the amount of particulate it is filtering.