Do not attempt to pick up flammable materials, WARNING: Wear ear protection. fire works, lighted cigarettes, hot ashes, hot metal chips, sharp materials such as razors, WARNING: The noise emission during actual needles, broken glass or the like. use of the power tool can differ from the declared val- NEVER USE THE CLEANER IN THE VICINITY ue(s) depending on the ways in which the tool is used OF GASOLINE, GAS, PAINT, ADHESIVES OR...
130 °C may cause explosion. 12. Use the batteries only with the products Follow all charging instructions and do not specified by Makita. Installing the batteries to charge the battery pack or tool outside the non-compliant products may result in a fire, exces- temperature range specified in the instruc- sive heat, explosion, or leak of electrolyte.
It will also When not using the battery cartridge, remove void the Makita warranty for the Makita tool and charger. it from the tool or the charger. Charge the battery cartridge if you do not use it for a long period (more than six months).
Pipe connecting ASSEMBLY Insert the tip of the aluminum pipe to the joint, and then attach the aluminum pipe to the pipe holder. CAUTION: Always be sure that the appli- ance is switched off and the battery cartridge is removed before carrying out any work on the appliance.
To install the battery cartridge, release the lock first, and NOTICE: When the filter bag is already full or then open the battery cover. After that, insert the battery clogged, replace with new one. Continuous use cartridge. with the filter bag full or clogged results in reduced suction power.
Make sure that only the marking on the cardboard FUNCTIONAL DESCRIPTION can be seen through the slit of the holder. CAUTION: Always be sure that the appli- ance is switched off and the battery cartridge is removed before adjusting or checking function on the appliance.
Brushroll error Indicator lamps Remaining capacity Blinking The brushroll is under high load for some reasons. Lighted Blinking The brushroll is stopped by 75% to 100% abnormal reason. 50% to 75% WARNING: Immediately switch off the appli- ance when this lamp lights up during operation. 25% to 50% Otherwise the motor malfunction may occur and cause fire.
Switch action Foot lever CAUTION: Always lock the appliance in upright position when you let go of the handle. Otherwise the appliance may accidentally fall and cause injury. CAUTION: Be careful not to pinch your fin- gers between the main body and the head of the appliance.
► 1. Adjusting lever NOTE: The brushroll may not rotate if the height of brushroll is too low against the surface of the carpet. Carrying handle When carrying the appliance, push the appliance with the caster wheels only, or carry it by holding the carry- ing handle(s).
The side brush is convenient for cleaning the corner of a wall. The hose is suitable for cleaning near your hands. If the side brush gets short, take the appliance to the Makita service center for replacement ► 1. Hose To use the hose, pull out the aluminum pipe from the ►...
Open the dust box cover and take out the filter repairs, any other maintenance or adjustment should bag. be performed by Makita Authorized or Factory Service Centers, always using Makita replacement parts. Release the hooks on the filter and remove it from the appliance body.
Before asking for repairs, conduct your own inspection first. If you find a problem that is not explained in the manual, do not attempt to disassemble the machine. Instead, ask Makita Authorized Service Centers, always using Makita replacement parts for repairs.