Questions or Concerns?
The Hoover Company wants to quickly resolve any concerns about your cleaner or questions regarding its
use. Look on the list provided with the product for your local Hoover Factory Service Center or in the Yel-
low Pages under "Vacuum Cleaners - Household" for the nearest Authorized Hoover Warranty Service
Dealer (Depot) or call:
Visit us online at www.hoover.com to find the service outlet nearest you (click on the "Service"
Call 1-800-944-9200 for an automated referral of authorized service outlet locations (U.S. only) OR
Call 1-330-499-9499 to speak with a representative in the Hoover Consumer Response Center.
Call 1-800-228-4722 for questions or comments concerning Machine Formula LYSOL® or OLD
ENGLISH® Floor Cleaning Concentrate.
This appliance must be grounded. If it
should malfunction or breakdown, ground-
ing provides a path of least resistance for
electrical current to reduce the risk of
electric shock. This appliance is equipped
with a cord having an equipment-ground-
ing conductor (C) and grounding plug (A).
The plug must be plugged into an appro-
priate outlet (B) that is properly installed
and grounded in accordance with all local
codes and ordinances.
A. Hard floor cleaner
B. Upper handle
C. Screw packet (3 screws-1 with washer)
D. Brush block
F. Floor cleaning concentrates
Improper connection of the equipment-
grounding conductor can result in the risk
of electric shock. Check with a qualified
electrician or service person if you are in
doubt as to whether the outlet is properly
grounded. Do not modify the plug provid-
ed with the appliance - if it will not fit the
outlet, have a proper outlet installed by a
qualified electrician. This appliance is for
use on a nominal 120 volt circuit and has
a grounding plug that looks like the plug
illustrated in sketch (A).
A temporary adapter (D) may be used to
connect this plug to a 2-pole receptacle
(E) if a properly grounded outlet is not
available. The temporary adapter should
be used only until a properly grounded
outlet (B) can be installed by a qualified
The assembled cleaner will
look like this drawing.
This cleaner is intended for
electrician. The green colored rigid ear,
lug, or the like (F) extending from the
adapter must be connected to a perma-
nent ground (G) such as a properly
grounded outlet box cover. Whenever the
adapter is used, it must be held in place
by a metal screw. NOTE: In Canada, the
use of a temporary adapter is not permit-
ted by the Canadian Electrical Code.
Press down on latch (A) and remove
clean solution tank from upper handle.