Preparing for use
Attaching the brush head
1 Align the brush head so the bristles point in the same direction as
the front of the handle. (Fig. )
2 Firmly press the brush head down onto the metal shaft until it
Philips Sonicare brush heads are imprinted with icons to easily
identify your brush head.
Charging the appliance
1 Put the plug of the charger or sanitizer in a wall socket.
2 Place the handle on the charger.
The flashing light of the battery level indicator indicates that the
toothbrush is charging. (Fig. )
Note: It takes at least 24 hours to fully charge the battery.
Using the appliance
1 Wet the bristles (Fig. 4) and apply a small amount of toothpaste
(Fig. 5). (Fig. 4)
2 Place the toothbrush bristles against the teeth at a slight angle (45
degrees), pressing firmly to make the bristles reach the gumline or
slightly beneath the gumline. A change in vibration (and a slight
change in sound) alerts you when you apply too much pressure
while brushing. (Fig. 6)
Note: Keep the center of the brush in contact with the teeth at all
3 Press the power on/off button to switch on the Philips Sonicare.
4 Apply light pressure to maximize Philips Sonicare's effectiveness
and let the Philips Sonicare toothbrush do the brushing for you. Do