IMPORT NT S FETY
When using your iron, basic safety precautions should always be followed,
including the following:
❑ RE D LL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USING.
❑ Use iron only for its intended use.
❑ To protect against a risk of electric shock, do not immerse the iron
in water or other liquids.
❑ The iron should always be turned to
from outlet. Never yank cord to disconnect from outlet; instead grasp plug
and pull to disconnect.
❑ Do not allow cord to touch hot surfaces. Let iron cool completely before
putting away. Loop cord loosely around the iron when storing.
❑ lways disconnect iron from electrical outlet when filling with water
or emptying and when not in use.
❑ Do not operate iron with a damaged cord or if the iron has been dropped
or damaged. To avoid the risk of electric shock, do not disassemble
the iron; take it to a qualified serviceman for examination and repair.
Incorrect reassembly can cause a risk of electric shock when the iron
❑ Close supervision is necessary for any appliance being used by or near
children. Do not leave iron unattended while connected or on an ironing
❑ Burns can occur from touching hot metal parts, hot water or steam. Use
caution when you turn a steam iron upside down - there may be hot
water in the reservoir.
SPECI L INSTRUCTIONS
❑ To avoid a circuit overload, do not operate another high-wattage
appliance on the same circuit.
❑ If an extension cord is absolutely necessary, a 15-ampere cord should be
used. Cords rated for less amperage may overheat. Care should be taken
to arrange the cord so that it cannot be pulled or tripped over.
S VE THESE INSTRUCTIONS.
before plugging or unplugging
POL RIZED PLUG (120V Models Only)
This appliance has a polarized plug (one blade is wider than the other). To reduce
the risk of electric shock, this plug is intended to fit into a polarized outlet only one
way. If the plug does not fit fully into the outlet, reverse the plug. If it still does not fit,
contact a qualified electrician. Do not attempt to modify the plug in any way.
T MPER-RESIST NT SCREW
Warning: This appliance is equipped with a tamper-resistant screw to prevent
removal of the outer cover. To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not
attempt to remove the outer cover. There are no user-serviceable parts inside.
Repair should be done only by authorized service personnel.
Note: If the power supply cord is damaged, it should be replaced by qualified
personnel or in Latin merica by an authorized service center.