Always be sure that the tool is switched
and the battery cartridge is removed before
attempting to perform inspection or maintenance.
Replacing carbon brushes
Remove and check the carbon brushes
regularly. Replace when they wear down to
the limit mark. Keep the carbon brushes
clean and free to slio in the holders. Both
carbon brushes should be replaced at
the same time. Use only identical carbon
Use a screwdriver to remove the brush
holder caps. Take out the worn carbon
brushes, insert the new ones and secure
the brush holder caps.
To maintain product SAFETY and RELIABILITY, repairs, maintenance or adjustment should
be performed by Makita Authorized or Factory Service Centers, always using Makita
Recycling the Battery
way to dispose of
Makita battery is
to recycle it. The law prohibits any other
T o recycle the battery:
1 . Remove the battery from the tool.
2. a). Take the battery to your nearest Makita Factory Service Center
b). Take the battery
your nearest Makita Authorized Service Center or
Distributor that has been designated as a Makita battery recycling location.
Call your nearest Makita Service Center or Distributor to determine the location
that provides Makita battery recycling. See your local Yellow Pages under