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1.Read all instructions carefully. Before switching on, make sure that the voltage of your electricity supply is the same as that indicated on the rating plate on the bottom of the cleaner.

2.WARNING: Do not use the vacuum cleaner when rug or floor is wet.

Do not use to suck up water.

3.Close supervision is necessary when any appliance is used by or near children. Do not allow the vacuum cleaner to be used as a toy. Do not allow the vacuum cleaner to run unattended at any time. Use the vacuum cleaner only for its intended use as described in these instructions.

4.Do not use the vacuum cleaner without a dust bin. Empty the dust bin before it is full in order to maintain the best efficiency.

5.Do not use the vacuum cleaner to pick up matches,live ashes or cigarette butts. Keep the vacuum cleaner away from stoves and other heat sources. Heat can deform and dis- colour the plastic parts of the unit.

6.Avoid picking up hard,sharp objects with the vacuum cleaner as they may damage the cleaner parts. Do not stand on the hose assembly. Do not put a weight on the hose. Do not block the suction or the exhaustion part.

7.Switch the vacuum cleaner off at the machine before unplugging from the electrical outlet. Grasp the plug to disconnect cord from the electrical outlet before changing the dust bag.

8.The plug must be removed from the socket out-let before cleaning or maintaining the appliance.

9.The use of an extension cord is not recommended.

10.If your vacuum cleaner is not operating correctly,switch off the power supply and consult an authorized service agent.

11.If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by the manufacturer or its service agent or a similarly qualified person in order to avoid a hazard.

This Vacuum cleaner is approved the following.

EMC Directive : 89/336/EEC , 92/31/EEC and 93/68/EEC

Low Voltage Safety Directive : 73/23/EEC and 93/68/EEC


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