To avoid injury from acci-
dental starUng, unplug power cord
NOTE: This filter is made of high quality
to stop very small parti-
cles of dust. The filter can be used for wet
or dry pick up. Handle the filter carefully
to clean or installing
in the filter pleats may occur
will not affect
of the filter.
Your filter should
peak vac performance.
Be sure to dry the filter before storing or
picking up dry debris.
filter for tears or small holes. Do not use a
filter with holes or tears in it. Even a small
hole can cause a lot of dust to come out of
your vac, Replace it immediately.
To remove the filter for cleaning
the filter nut from
the filter cage, remove filter plate and lift
Do not remove
cage. It is there to help prevent
fingers from getting into the blower
To avoid damage
blower wheel and motor, always reinstall
the filter before using the vac for dry
1, Some removal of dry debris can be
accomplished without removing the fil-
ter from the vac. Slap your hand on top
of the power assembly
while the vac is
2. For best cleaning
results due to accu-
mulated dust, clean the filter in an open
be done out-
doors and not in the living quarters.
3. After filter removal from vac, remove
the dry debris by gently tapping the fil-
ter against the inside wall of your dust
drum. The debris will loosen and fall.
4. For thorough cleaning of dry filter wi_ fine
dust (no debris), run water through it as
described under 'Wet Filter".
After filter is removed,
run water through
the filter from a hose or spigot. Take care
that water pressure
from the hose is not
strong enough to damage
Refer to page 5, "Filter Assembly".
Allow the filter to dry before reinstalling
and storing the vac.
To keep your Wet/Dry
Vac looking its
best, clean the outside with a cloth damp-
ened with warm water and mild soap.
To clean the drum:
1. Dump debris out.
2. Wash drum thoroughly
with warm water
and mild soap.
3. Wipe out with dry cloth.
To assure product
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NOTE: If your casters are noisy, you may
put a drop of oil on the roller shaft to make