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Important Safety Instructions - Electrolux Vac & Steam Owner's Manual

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When using an electrical appliance, basic precautions should always be followed, including the following:
To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, or injury:
• Use only as described in this manual. Use only manufacturer's recommended accessories.
• Do not leave Vac & Steam unattended.
• Never direct steam towards people, animals or plants.
• Do not put hands or feet under Vac & Steam.
• Do not allow to be used as a toy. Close attention is necessary when used by or near children.
• Keep hair, loose clothing, fingers, and all parts of body away from Vac & Steam openings and moving parts.
• Do not put any object into Vac & Steam openings. Do not use with any opening blocked; keep free of dust, lint, hair, and anything
that may reduce air flow.
• Keep your work area well lighted.
• Use extra care when cleaning stairs.
• Connect to a properly grounded outlet only. See Grounding Instructions.
• Do not handle plug or Vac & Steam with wet hands.
• Turn off all Vac & Steam controls before unplugging.
• Do not leave Vac & Steam when plugged in. Turn off the switch and unplug the electrical cord when not in use and before servicing.
• Do not use with damaged cord or plug. If Vac & Steam is not working as it should, has been dropped, damaged, left outdoors, or dropped
into water, return it to a service center before using.
• Do not run Vac & Steam over cord. Keep cord away from heated surfaces.
• Do not use extension cords or outlets with inadequate current carrying capacity.
• Do not unplug by pulling on cord. To unplug, grasp the plug, not the cord.
• Do not immerse the Vac & Steam into water or other liquids. Always unplug the power cord from the electrical socket when filling the
Vac & Steam.
• Before filling with water, proceed as follows; (1) turn off the Vac & Steam, (2) unplug the power supply.
• Never put the descaling, aromatic, alcoholic, detergent, or vinegar products into the Vac & Steam, as this may damage it or make it unsafe or use.
• Do not use without cleaning pad in place.
• Do not use Vac & Steam without dust cup and/or filter in place.
• Do not use Vac & Steam outdoors or on wet surfaces.
• Do not use Vac & Steam for space heating purposes.
• Do not use Vac & Steam to pick up flammable or combustible liquids, such as gasoline, or use in areas where they may be present.
• The Vac & Steam is used only for dry pick-up purposes while steam function is on. Do not use for water suction use.
• Do not pick up anything with Vac & Steam that is burning or smoking, such as cigarettes, matches, or hot ashes.
• Do not pull or carry by cord. Do not use cord as a handle. Do not close a door on cord or pull cord around sharp edges or corners.
• Store your Vac & Steam indoors in a cool, dry area.
The Vac & Steam is designed as a complete change from old methods of manual floor cleaning. This appliance is designed
to obtain excellent floor cleaning and effective sanitation of these areas.
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