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1700 & 1701 SERIES
(Model 1701 Shown)


   Summary of Contents for Bissell Powerforce Helix 1701 Series

  • Page 1

    POWERFORCE ® HELIX Vacuum ___________ USER GUIDE 1700 & 1701 SERIES (Model 1701 Shown)

  • Page 2: Safety Instructions

    This plug will fit in a polarized outlet only one way. If the plug does not fit fully in the outlet, reverse the plug. If it still does not fit, contact a qualified electrician to install a proper outlet. Do not change the plug in any way.

  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Thanks for buying a BISSELL vacuum! We love to clean and we’re excited to share one of our innovative products with you. We want to make sure your vacuum works as well in one year as it does today, so this guide has tips on using (page 6-7), maintaining (pages 7-9), and if there is a problem, troubleshooting (page 10).

  • Page 4: Product View

    Pre-Motor Filter Lower Cord Wrap Dirt Container Hose Wand Dirt Container Empty Button Power Switch Pedal Washable Post-Motor Filter Handle Recline Pedal (1701 Series Only) Dusting Brush 20 Foot Hose 10 Cord Hook Product Rating Label & Serial Number

  • Page 5: Assembly

    (with Crevice Tool inside) Dusting Brush TurboBrush® Tool NOTE: The crevice tool can be found inside the extension wand. You can remove it to use it and put it back to store it neatly out of your way when you’re finished.

  • Page 6: Operations

    Never place your fingers under the cleaner when it is running. Never place the powerfoot on furniture or uneven surfaces. Do not place vacuum cleaner close enough to objects to pull them into rotating brush. To prevent carpet damage, do not lean on the vacuum or let the powerfoot tilt forward.

  • Page 7: Maintenance & Care

    Parts & Supplies For Parts and Supplies, go to and enter your model number in the search field.

  • Page 8: Emptying The Dirt Container

    WARNING Do not operate the vacuum with damp or wet filters, without filters in place or with the dirt container missing. Allow components to dry before reassembling the Dirt Container.

  • Page 9: Clearing A Clog

    If necessary, remove the it to the left. Remove Remove the bottom cover and screw from the foot hose any debris that may the brush. Remove any debris. and check for clogs. have gotten clogged.

  • Page 10: Troubleshooting

    Drive belt stretched Check drive belt area and remove obstructions. Replace drive belt if necessary Floor brush bristles worn Replace floor brush Floor brush jammed Remove floor brush and clean debris from brush and ends. Check drive belt for any damage

  • Page 11: Warranty

    Service If your BISSELL product should require service: Contact BISSELL Consumer Care to locate a BISSELL Authorized Service Center in your area. If you need information about repairs or replacement parts, or if you have questions about your warranty, contact BISSELL Consumer Care.

  • Page 12: Contact Information

    Visit! Visit the BISSELL website: When contacting BISSELL, have model number of cleaner available. Please record your Model Number: ___________________ Please record your Purchase Date: ___________________ NOTE: Please keep your original sales receipt. It provides proof of purchase date in the event of a warranty claim.

This manual also for:

Powerforce helix 1700 series, Powerforce helix 1701 series

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  • Donna Card Oct 25, 2017 06:10:
    What kind of frebeeze filter and where does it go