3. Lower wand from upright position by
on the handle release pedal°
DO NOT leave the PowerMate
in one spot in the upright
position for any length of time.
Damage to carpet may occur.
4, Select a pile height setting by pressing
the small pedal on the rear of the
PowerMate+ The pile height setting shows
on the indicator+ See SUGGESTED
Refer to your carpet manufac-
more delicate carpets
may require that they
with the PowerMate
turned off to prevent carpet damage+
5. Select a switch posi-
tion on the handle.
FLOOR - turns on the canister motor onlyo
- turns on both the canister and
this switch is in the FLOOR
position, the headlight
DOES NOT function
since no electricity flows to the PowerMate+
For best cleaning action, the PowerMate
should be pushed straight away from you
and pulled straight back. At the end of each
pull stroke, the direction of the PowerMate
should be changed to point into the next
section to be cleaned. This pattern should
across the carpet with slow,
jerky strokes do
The hose swivel
allows the hose to
turn without moving
the canister. This is
helpful for cleaning in
small areas. Check
hose for twisting
before pulling canister.
Use care if the PowerMate
and wand is
left in the upright position as it may tip
over easily. Property damage can occur
• DO NOT run over power cord with
product damage could result.
DO NOT pull plug from wall by
the power cord. If there is damage to
the cord or plug, personal injury or
damage could result.
need to be
For best cleaning
results, fully close
the suction control.