READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE
USING THIS MACHINE
Inform your dealer immediately if there
is any shipping damage.
Completely remove the accessories
from the box.
The machine is not suitable for sucking
up hazardous dusts as asbestos.
Please consult your Kärcher branch or
your Kärcher dealer with regard to such
Only operate the appliance from a
grounded outlet. Refer to the Technical
data for the necessary main fuse.
When using an electrical machine, basic
precautions should always be followed, in-
cluding the following: This appliance is in-
tended for commercial use.
1 DISCONNECT APPLIANCE FROM
POWER CIRCUIT before removing the
cover, performing maintenance work,
and when not in use.
2 DO NOT LEAVE the machine unattend-
ed when plugged in.
3 ALWAYS CHECK THE POWER SUP-
PLY CORD for damage or signs of any
aging before each use.
4 DO NOT PULL OR CARRY APPLI-
ANCE BY CORD. Do not use cord as a
handle. Keep cord away from heated
surfaces or fire. Do not close door on
cord or pull cord around sharp edges.
5 KEEP CORD AWAY FROM HEAT AND
OIL. Do not leave cord lying around af-
ter job is complete. It can become a trip-
6 DO NOT RUN MACHINE OVER
7 TURN SWITCH TO OFF before unplug-
ging power supply cord.
8 DO NOT UNPLUG BY PULLING
CORD. To unplug, grasp plug, not cord.
9 DO NOT GRASP PLUG WITH WET
10 A DAMAGED CORD OR PLUG should
only be replaced by an authorized ser-
vice center representative. DO NOT AT-
TEMPT TO REPAIR POWER CORD.
11 TO AVOID SHOCK, do not expose to
rain. Store indoors.
12 USE ONLY AS RECOMMENDED BY
THIS MANUAL. Use only with recom-
13 KEEP HAIR, CLOTHING, LOOSE
JEWELRY, FINGERS and all parts of
the body away from openings and mov-
14 DO NOT BLOCK OR OBSTRUCT
OPENINGS. Keep openings free of lint,
hair, dust, and anything that restricts air
15 DO NOT PICK UP ANYTHING THAT IS
BURNING, smoldering, or smoking such
as matches, cigarettes, or hot ashes.
16 DO NOT USE TO VACUUM COMBUS-
TIBLE EXPLOSIVE MATERIALS, such
as coal, grain, and other finely divided
17 DO NOT USE TO VACUUM COMBUS-
TIBLE, hazardous, toxic, or carcinogen-
ic materials, including gasoline, diesel
fuel, acetone, paint thinner, heating oils,
undiluted acids and solvents, pesticide,
18 DO NOT ALLOW THE APPLIANCE TO
BE USED AS A TOY. Keep children
19 DO NOT LEAVE UNATTENDED while
Machine is running.
20 DO NOT USE IF CORD, PLUG OR MA-
CHINE IS IN POOR CONDITION. If the
Appliance has been dropped, dam-
aged, exposed to weather, or dropped
into water; have it checked by an au-
21 ALWAYS USE EYE PROTECTION
when operating the machine.
22 USE EXTRA CAUTION when operating
23 STAY ALERT! Do not use the machine
when you are tired or under the influ-
ence of drugs, alcohol or medication.