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Supervise children during use,
cleaning and maintenance. This will
ensure that children do not play with
Only charge Bosch lithium-ion
batteries with a capacity of 1.5 Ah
or more (5 battery cells or more).
The battery voltage must match
the battery charging voltage of the
charger. Do not charge non-re-
chargeable batteries. Otherwise
there is danger of fire and explosion.
Keep the battery charger away from rain or
moisture. Penetration of water in the battery
charger increases the risk of an electric shock.
Only charge Bosch lithium-ion batteries. The battery
voltage must match the battery charging voltage of the
charger. Otherwise there is danger of fire and explosion.
Keep the battery charger clean. Contamination can lead
to danger of an electric shock.
Before each use, check the battery charger, cable and
plug. If damage is detected, do not use the battery
charger. Never open the battery charger yourself.
Have repairs performed only by a qualified technician
and only using original spare parts. Damaged battery
chargers, cables and plugs increase the risk of an electric
Do not operate the battery charger on easily inflamma-
ble surfaces (e. g., paper, textiles, etc.) or surround-
ings. The heating of the battery charger during the charg-
ing process can pose a fire hazard.
Do not cover the ventilation slots of the battery charg-
er. Otherwise, the battery charger can overheat and no
longer operate properly.
Products sold in GB only: Your product is fitted with a
BS 1363/A approved electric plug with internal fuse (ASTA
approved to BS 1362).
If the plug is not suitable for your socket outlets, it should be
cut off and an appropriate plug fitted in its place by an author-
ised customer service agent. The replacement plug should
have the same fuse rating as the original plug.
The severed plug must be disposed of to avoid a possible
shock hazard and should never be inserted into a mains sock-
Remove battery before adjusting or cleaning, and be-
fore leaving the machine unattended for any
period.Always wear gardening gloves when handling or
working near the sharp blades.
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Examine the machine and replace worn or damaged parts
Always lubricate the cutting blade with protective spray
Keep all nuts, bolts and screws tight to be sure that the ma-
chine is in safe working condition.
Ensure replacement parts fitted are Bosch approved.
Always lubricate the cutting blade with protective
spray before use.
The following symbols are important for reading and under-
standing the operating instructions. Please take note of the
symbols and their meaning. The correct interpretation of the
symbols will help you to use the garden product in a better
and safer manner.
Wear protective gloves
The machine is intended for cutting and trimming hedges and
bushes in domestic use.
Bosch Power Tools