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Black & Decker Surge Xpress F855 Use And Care Book Manual

Black & decker use and care manual iron f855/f855s


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MODEL F855/F855S


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  • Page 1 SAVE THIS USE AND CARE BOOK Surge ™ Iron 1-800-231-9786 QUESTIONS? Please call us TOLL FREE! MODEL F855/F855S...
  • Page 2: Important Safeguards

    I Do not press the Self Clean button while ironing. I Do not operate iron with a damaged cord or plug or if the iron has been dropped or damaged. To avoid the risk of electric shock, do not disassemble the iron;...
  • Page 3: Special Instructions

    SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS I To avoid a circuit overload, do not operate another high-wattage appliance on the same circuit. I If an extension cord is necessary, use a 10-ampere rated cord with a polarized plug and Underwriters Laboratories listing. Cords rated for less amperage may overheat.
  • Page 4 1. Water Fill - see page 6 2. Push to Clean Setting - see page 10 3. Adjustable Steam Control - see page 7 4. Surge of Steam Control - see page 7 5. Heat/Fabric Dial - see page 6 6.
  • Page 5: How To Use

    6. Use the Self-Cleaning feature as described on page 10. 7. Plug the iron in and place on its Heel Rest. Heat for about 2 minutes to dry out any remaining water after Self-Cleaning.
  • Page 6: Filling With Water

    If using distilled or demineralized water, tap water should be used the first time you use the iron and once per month thereafter to maintain steam performance. STARTING THE IRON 1. Plug in the iron.
  • Page 7: Dry Ironing

    1 Hour Auto-Off Figure D Figure E Figure F ONE-HOUR AUTO OFF FEATURE 1. This iron will shut off automatically after one hour whether you are using it or have left it plugged in unattended. 2. If you have ironed for less than...
  • Page 8: Fabric Ironing Chart

    Control to DRY. 2. Turn the Heat/Fabric Dial to Fill. 3. Unplug the iron. 4. Allow the iron to cool and wrap the cord. (Figure G). 5. It is not necessary to empty the water if the iron is used frequently.
  • Page 9 Figure H SETTING Dry iron on wrong side of fabric. Press washables while damp. Dry Iron on wrong side of fabric to prevent shine. Press washables while damp. Iron washables while fabric is damp. Iron rayon fabrics on the wrong side.
  • Page 10: Cleaning The Outside Surfaces

    SURFACES Figure I 1. Allow the iron to cool completely. 2. For model F855, clean the Soleplate with a paste of mild scouring powder and a little water. Apply a small amount of paste to the Soleplate with a damp cloth. Rub the soiled area and wipe clean with a damp cloth.
  • Page 11 9. Release the Control and tip the iron sideways to allow any remaining water to drain. 10. Place the iron on its heel rest and plug into a standard electrical outlet. Heat for about 2 minutes to dry out any remaining water.
  • Page 12: Service Or Repair

    5 minutes. Then place the iron on its heel rest and leave it operating for 7 to 8 minutes. These steps will help to dry the inside of the iron. Turn the iron off, move the Adjustable Steam Dial to Dry and be sure the iron is completely cool before packing for shipment.
  • Page 13: Money-Back Guarantee

    If the product should become defective within the warranty period, we will replace it free of charge. You can return the iron to any Black & Decker (U.S.) Inc., Household Appliance Company-Owned or Authorized Service Center for a replacement. Or you can call the toll-free number below to arrange for a replacement to be sent to you.
  • Page 14 BLACK AND DECKER COMPANY-OWNED SERVICE CENTERS ALABAMA BIRMINGHAM — 2412 Green Springs, Hwy., 35209 205-942-0538 MOBILE — 3831 Airport Blvd., 36608 205-343-6624 ALASKA ANCHORAGE — 910 West International Airport Rd., 99518 907-563-4664 ARIZONA MESA — 535 South Dobson Rd., Suite 7, 85202 602-461-1074 PHOENIX —...
  • Page 15 MISSOURI KANSAS CITY — 4324 Main St., 64111 816-531-0629 ST. ANN — 3637 North Lindbergh Blvd., 63074 314-739-4661 ST. LOUIS — 12852 Manchester Rd., 63131 314-821-8740 NEBRASKA OMAHA — 4225 South 84th St., 68127 402-592-5666 NEVADA LAS VEGAS — 3411 East Charleston Blvd., 89104 702-641-6555 NEW JERSEY CHERRY HILL —...
  • Page 16 Listed By Underwriters Laboratories Inc. Copyright © 1993, 1995 Black & Decker Printed in Mexico Pub. No. 168640-29-RV01...

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