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Important Safety Instructions; Special Instructions; Polarized Plug - Black & Decker IR1160S Use And Care Book Manual

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ImpoRtant Safety
InStRuctIonS
When using your iron, basic safety precautions should always be followed,
including the following:
❍ Read all InStRuctIonS BefoRe uSIng.
❍ Use iron only for its intended use.
❍ To protect against a risk of electric shock, do not immerse the iron in water
or other liquids.
❍ The iron should always be turned to the minimum (min) setting before
plugging or unplugging from outlet. Never yank cord to disconnect from the
outlet; instead grasp plug and pull to disconnect.
❍ do not allow cord to touch hot surfaces. let iron cool completely before
putting away. loop cord loosely around iron when storing.
❍ Always disconnect iron from electrical outlet when filling with water or
emptying, and when not in use.
❍ do not operate iron with a damaged cord, or if the iron has been dropped or
damaged. To avoid the risk of electric shock, do not disassemble the iron;
take it to a qualified service person for examination and repair. Incorrect
reassembly can cause a risk of electric shock when the iron is used.
❍ Close supervision is necessary for any appliance being used by or near
children. do not leave iron unattended while connected or on an ironing
board.
❍ Burns can occur from touching hot metal parts, hot water or steam. Use
caution when you turn a steam iron upside down or use the surge of steam;
there may be hot water in the reservoir. Avoid rapid movement of iron to
minimize hot water spillage.
❍ The iron must be used and rested on a stable surface.
❍ When placing the iron on its stand, ensure that the surface on which
the stand is placed is stable.
❍ The iron is not to be used if it has been dropped, if there are visible
signs of damage or if it is leaking.
❍ This appliance is not intended for use by persons (including children)
with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities, or lack of
experience and knowledge, unless they have been given supervision
or instruction concerning use of the appliance by a person responsible
for their safety.
❍ Children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play with the
appliance.
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❍ The iron must be used and rested on a stable surface.
- When placing the iron on its stand, ensure that the surface on
which the stand is placed is stable.
- The iron is not to be used if it has been dropped, if there is visible
signs of damage or if it is leaking.

SpecIal InStRuctIonS

❍ To avoid a circuit overload, do not operate another high-wattage
appliance on the same circuit.
❍ If an extension cord is absolutely necessary, a cord rate at 15-ampere
cord should be used. Cords rated for less amperage may overheat.
Care should be taken to arrange the cord so that it cannot be pulled
or tripped over.
Save theSe InStRuctIonS.
this product is for household use only.

polaRIzed plug

This appliance has a polarized plug (one blade is wider than the other).
To reduce the risk of electric shock, this plug is intended to fit into a
polarized outlet only one way. If the plug does not fit fully into the outlet,
reverse the plug. If it still does not fit, contact a qualified electrician.
do not attempt to modify the plug in any way.
tampeR-ReSIStant ScReW
Warning: this appliance is equipped with a tamper-resistant screw
to prevent removal of the outer cover. to reduce the risk of fire or
electric shock, do not attempt to remove the outer cover. there are
no user-serviceable parts inside. Repair should be done only by
authorized service personnel.
note: If the power supply cord is damaged, it should be replaced by
qualified personnel; in latin America by an authorized service center.
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