Craftsman shop vacuums deliver the power and performance that you need to clean up after home improvement and carpentry projects. Craftsman 12 gallon wet/dry shop vacs help you remove water to avoid home damage. When your shop vacuum isn't working as it should, count on Sears PartsDirect to the have the Craftsman shop vac replacement parts you need to fix the problem.
Caster wheels. The caster wheels fit on the bottom of the shop vacuum canister and allow you to roll the shop vacuum to the location needed.
Power switch. The power switch turns the shop vacuum suction motor on and off.
Paper filter. The paper filter traps dust and lint in the canister and prevent contaminants from going out through the exhaust port.
Foam filter sleeve. The foam filter sleeve fit over the filter cage and is used when vacuuming liquids.
How to replace the paper filter on your Craftsman wet/dry vacuum
Unplug the power cord to disconnect electrical power from the shop vacuum.
Release the locking tabs at the top of the canister and pull the power head assembly off the top of the canister.
Set the power head assembly upside down and remove the filter plate from the bottom of the paper filter.
Pull the paper filter off the filter cage and install the new filter on the filter cage.
Reinstall the filter plate on the bottom of the paper filter.
Reinstall the power head assembly on the top of the canister and plug the shop vacuum in to restore electrical power.
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