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Safety Instructions; Intended Use - Black & Decker FSM1616 Original Instructions Manual

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Intended use

FSM1616 and BDS1616R
steam mop has been designed for sanitising and cleaning
sealed hardwood, sealed laminate, linoleum, vinyl, ceramic
tile, stone and marble floors. This appliance is intended for
indoor household use only.

Safety Instructions

Warning! Read all Safety, Maintenance,
Service' manual carefully before operating this
appliance. Read all of this manual carefully before
operating this appliance.
Safety of others
This appliance can be used by children aged from 8
years and above and persons with reduced physical,
sensory or mental capabilities or lack of experience and
knowledge if they have been given supervision or
instruction concerning use of the appliance in a safe way
and understand the hazards involved.
Children shall not play with the appliance. Cleaning and
user maintenance shall not be made by children without
If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by the
manufacturer, its service agent or similarly qualified
persons in order to avoid a hazard.
The plug must be removed from the socket-outlet before
cleaning or maintaining the appliance.
The liquid or steam must not be directed towards
equipment containing electrical components, such as
the interior of ovens.
The appliance shall not be left unattended while it is
connected to the supply mains;
The appliance is not to be used if it has been dropped, if
there are visible signs of damage or if it is leaking;
keep the appliance out of reach of children when it is
energized or cooling down.
Labels on appliance
The following pictograms along with the date code are
shown on the appliance.
1. On/off switch
2. Steam operate button
3. Removable water tank
4. Handle
(Original instructions)
5. Steam Head
5a. Delta floor head
6. Steam head cleaning pad
6a. Delta head cleaning pad
7. Bottom cable tidy hook
8. Top cable swiveling tidy hook
9. Grip
10. Variable steam operation thumb wheel
10a. Hanging bracket
Warning! Before attempting any of the following
instructions, make sure that the appliance is
switched off and unplugged and the appliance is
cold and does not contain any water.
Attaching the handle (Fig. A)
Slide the bottom end of the handle (4) into the top end of
the stem mop body (11) until it clicks into place. The
arrow on the handle (4) should be aligned with the top of
the steam mop body (11).
Attaching the water tank (Fig. B)
Slide the water tank (3) into the steam mop body (11),
ensure that the water tank is firmly seated.
Attaching a cleaning pad (Fig. C)
Replacement cleaning pads are available from your
BLACK+DECKER dealer :- (cat no. FSMP20-XJ).
Delta cleaning pads :- (cat no. FSMP30-XJ).
Place a cleaning pad (6) on the floor with the velcro 'loop'
side facing up.
Lightly press the steam mop down onto the cleaning pad
Caution: Always place your steam mop with the handle (4)
supported in the upright position when stationary and make
sure the steam mop is turned off when not in use.
Removing a cleaning pad
Caution! Always wear suitable shoes when changing the
cleaning pad on your steam mop. Do not wear slippers or
open toed footwear.
Return the handle (4) to the upright position and turn the
steam mop 'OFF'.
Wait until the steam mop cools down (approximately 5
Lift the steam mop away from the cleaning pad freeing it
from the velcro fastening.
Caution! Always place your steam mop with the handle (4)
supported in the upright position when stationary and make
sure the steam mop is turned off when not in use.



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