Sonicare AirFloss Interdental cleaner

w/5100 ProtectiveClean handle, 1 nozzle, 1 brush head HX8272/21


AirFloss Cleaning and Maintenance

How do I clean my Philips Sonicare AirFloss?

Step-by-step instructions

Handle and Nozzle:

  1. Remove the nozzle from the handle.
  2. Rinse the inside and outside of the nozzle after each use to eliminate any residue.
  3. Open the reservoir and rinse it under a tap to eliminate residue.
  4. Wipe the entire surface of the handle with a damp cloth.


  1. Unplug charger before cleaning.
  2. Wipe the surface of the charger with a damp cloth.

Additional Tips

If the handle or nozzle becomes clogged:

  1. Fill the reservoir with warm water.
  2. With the nozzle attached, press the activation button until the reservoir is empty.

For more in-depth cleaning
You can easily clean the reservoir as desired using a small cotton swab. Be careful not to leave any particles in the reservoir.
Caution: When cleaning or using the AirFloss, do not totally immerse it in water or cleaning solutions. Doing so can be harmful to the product.

The information on this page applies to the following models: HX8272/21 , HX8491/74 , HX8432/12 , HX8472/11 , HX8432/23 , HX8274/20 , HX8432/02 , HX8472/03 , HX8372/03 , HX8391/02 , HX8460/01 , HX8471/01 , CRP122/01 , CRP857/01 , HX8033/36 , HX8331/52 , HX8372/51 , HX8212/02 , HX8381/01 , HX8341/01 , HX8033/26 , HX8372/01 , HX8222/02 , HX8012/33 , HX8012/07 , HX8255/02 , HX8233/02 , HX8211/02 , HX8013/26 , HX8013/07 , HX8241/02 , HX8281/02 , HX8141/02 , HX8181/02 , HX8111/12 , HX8002/05 , HX8111/02 . more less

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