Adjusting the dust collector (fig. D)
Extend the dust collector (2) by pulling
the dust collector extension (1) until it
locks into position.
Retract the dust collector extension (1)
by pressing the area (12) marked with
an arrow and pushing the dust collector
extension (1) back into the dust
Switching on and off (fig. E & F)
To switch the appliance on, slide the
on/off switch (4) forward.
To switch the appliance off, slide the
on/off switch (4) back.
DV1205 & DV9605 - Optimising the
suction force (fig. G)
In order to keep the suction force
optimised, the filters must be cleared
regularly during use.
Slide the filter cleaning button (6) up
and down a few times to shake out
dust clogging the filters (10 & 11).
Cleaning and maintenance
Warning! Regularly clean the filters
(10 & 11).
Cleaning the dust collector and filters
(fig. H - K)
The filters are re-usable and should be
Press the release button (3) and remove
the dust collector (2).
Empty the dust collector (2) (fig. I).
Remove the filters (10 & 11) by twisting
them clockwise (fig. J).
Separate the filters (10 & 11)
Brush any loose dust from the filters
(10 & 11).
Wash the filters in warm, soapy water
(fig. K). The dust collector (2) can also
be washed if necessary.
Warning! Do not immerse the appliance
Make sure that the dust collector (2)
and the filters (10 & 11) are dry.
Refit the filters (10 & 11) on to the
appliance, twisting them counter-
clockwise until they lock into place.
Refit the dust collector (2) onto the
appliance. Make sure that the dust
collector clicks into place.
Warning! Never use the appliance without
the filters. Optimum dust collection will only
be achieved with clean filters.
Replacing the filters
The filters should be replaced every
6 to 9 months and whenever worn or
damaged. Replacement filters are
available from your Black & Decker dealer
(cat. no. VF70):
Remove the old filters as described
Fit the new filters as described above.
Storing the accessories (fig. L & M)
Press the accessories into the
corresponding holders until they click
Protecting the environment
Separate collection. This
product must not be disposed
of with normal household
Should you find one day that
your appliance needs
replacement, or if it is of no
further use to you, think of the
protection of the
environment. Black & Decker
repair agents will accept
old Black & Decker tools
and ensure that they are
disposed of in an
environmentally safe way.
Separate collection of used
products and packaging
allows materials to be
recycled and used again.
Re-use of recycled materials
helps prevent environmental
pollution and reduces the
demand for raw materials.
Local regulations may provide for
separate collection of electrical products
from the household, at municipal waste
sites or by the retailer when you purchase
a new product.