Vax V-049 User Guide.qxd 28/11/06 15:04 Page 1 Vax careline 0870 6061248 Bagless upright Vax model number: V-049 Please read carefully before using this cleaner. www.vax.co.uk Always fully extend the mains cable before use. Retain for future reference.
IMPORTANT: Cleaning filters improves vacuum dropped, damaged, left outdoors or dropped into performance. Make sure all filters are replaced back water. Return the vacuum cleaner to a Vax into the vacuum cleaner before using. Vax recommends Authorised Service Agent or suitably qualified person cleaning the pre-motor filter every month and the exhaust for examination, repair or adjustment.
Vax V-049 User Guide.qxd 28/11/06 15:04 Page 4 www.vax.co.uk 3. How to Assemble 4. How to Operate Insert handle into body of cleaner and push down firmly Turn the quick cord release for easy cord removal. Secure until handle locks into place with a click (see Fig.3/1).
Vax V-049 User Guide.qxd 28/11/06 15:04 Page 5 Vax Careline 0870 606 1248 The handle height of the cleaner can be adjusted for (a) 5. Dirt Container & Filter: general operation (b) cleaning underneath furniture (see Removal and Replacement Fig.4/4).
Vax V-049 User Guide.qxd 28/11/06 15:04 Page 6 www.vax.co.uk Tap director on inside of rubbish bin to remove excess dust then wipe with a cloth to fully clean (Fig.5/4). Fig.5/7 To clean, wash under running cold water (Fig.5/8). Allow Fig.5/4 24 hours to dry before replacing in the cleaner.
Vax V-049 User Guide.qxd 28/11/06 15:04 Page 7 Vax Careline 0870 606 1248 6. Brushbar and Belt Replacement Put the cleaner in the upright position, switch it off and unplug from the mains supply. Flip the cleaner to expose base of vacuuming head. To remove head guard, use a Phillips screwdriver to remove the 4 screws as indicated (Fig.6/1).
Vax V-049 User Guide.qxd 28/11/06 15:04 Page 8 www.vax.co.uk 7. Clearing a Blockage 8. Troubleshooting WARNING: To reduce the risk of personal injury, Locate the lower hose/ inspection tube at the front of the unplug the vacuum cleaner before performing cleaner (Fig.7/1).
Careline. Calls are charged at the UK national rate. Please make a note of the serial number and model number of the carpet cleaner before calling. There are over 400 approved Vax Service Agents in the UK. For the nearest Service Agent, please call the Vax Careline. www.vax.co.uk 10.
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Page 12 EEC STATEMENT OF COMPLIANCE Manufacturer/EEC importer: Vax Limited, hereby on our own responsibility, declare that the V-049 Quicklite Compact 2 is manufactured in compliance with the following Directives: Safety: 73/23/EEC Low Voltage Directive EMC: 89/336/EEC Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive Waste electrical products should not be disposed of with household waste.