FULL ONE YEAR WARRANTY
If within one year from the date of purchase, this Craftsman Wet/Dry Vac fails
due to a defect in material or workmanship, Sears will repair it, free of charge.
If this Craftsman Wet/Dry Vac is used for commercial
or rental purposes,
this warranty coverage applies for only 90 days from date of purchase.
Warranty Service is available by simply contacting the nearest Sears Ser-
throughout the United States.
This warranty applies only while this product is used in the United States.
This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other
rights which vary from state to state.
Sears, Roebuck and Co., D817 WA,Hoffman Estates, IL. 60179
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
Safety Signal Words
means if the safety informa-
tion is not followed someone will be seri-
ously injured or killed.
WARNING: means if the safety informa-
tion is not followed someone could be
seriously injured or killed.
means if the safety informa-
tion is not followed someone might be
using your Wet/Dry Vac, follow
basic safety precautions includingthe fol-
the risk of fire,
Read and understand this owner's man-
ual and all labels on the Wet/Dry Vac
before operating. Use only as described
in this manual. To avoid personal injury or
damage to Wet/Dry Vac, use only Sears
Craftsman recommended accessories.
Sparks inside the motor can ignite flarn-
m$.ble vapors or dust. To avoid fire or
• Do not vacuum, or use this Wet/Dry
Vac near, flammable or combustible liq-
uids, gases, or explosive
or other fuels, lighter
cleaners, oil- based paints, natural gas,
hydrogen, coal dust, magnesium
grain dust, or gun powder.
° Do not use Wet/Dry Vac as a sprayer
for any flammable
Do not vacuum anything that is burning
or smoking, such as cigarettes, matches,
or hot ashes.
To avoid health hazards from .vapors or
dusts, do not vacuum toxic materials.
Do not use or store
To avoid electric shock, do not expose to
rain. Store indoors.
Do not allow to be usecl as a toy. Close
attention is necessary
when used by or
Do not use this Wet/Dry Vac with a torn
filter or without the filter installed except
for vacuuming liquids as described in the
operation section of this manual.
Do not leave Wet/Dry Vac when plugged
in. Unl_lug from outlet when not in use
and before servicing.' Turn off Wet/Dry
Vac before unplugging.
To avoid injury from accidental
unplug power cord before changing
Do not unplug by pulling
on cord. To
unplug, grasp the plug, not the cord.
Do not use with damaged cord, plug or
other parts. If your Wet/Dry Vac is not
as it should, has missing parts,
has been dropped,
doors, or dropped into water, return it to a
Sears Service Center.
Do not pull or carry by cord, use cord as
handle, close a door on cord, or pull cord
around sharp edges or corners. Do not
run Wet/Dry Vac over cord. Keep cord
away from heated surfaces.
Do not handle plug or the Wet/Dry Vac
with wet hands.
Do not put any object
openings. Do not vacuum with any venti-
keep free of
reduce air flow.
Keep hair, loose clothing, fingers, and all
parts of body away from openings
To avoid falls, use extra care when clean-
ing on stairs.
Vac is double-insulated,
replacement parts. Read the instructions
Vacs before servicing.
Extension cords in poor condition or that
are too small can pose fire and shock
hazards. When using an extension cord,
be sure it is in good condition. Using any
extension cord will cause some loss of
power. To keep the loss to a minimum,
use the following table to choose the min-
imum wire size extension cord.
appear on the motor housing of your Wet/
DOUBLE INSULATED, GROUND-
SERVICING USE ONLY IDENTI-
CAL REPLACEMENT PARTS.
WARNING: To avoid electric shock- do notI
understandowner's manual. Do notpick up l
hot ashes, coals, toxic, flammable or other I
hazardous materials. Do not use aroundI
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS
The operation of any utility vac can result
in foreign objects
being blown into the
eyes, which can result in severe eye dam-
age. Always wear safety goggles comply-
ing with ANSI Z87.1 (shown on package)
at Sears retail
To avoid hearing damage, wear ear pro-
tectors when using the vac for extended
hours or when, using it in a noisy area.