Injury and Product
• DO NOT plug in if switch is in ON
damage could result.
• The cord moves rapidly when
Keep children away
and provide a clear path when
the cord to prevent
• DO NOT use outlets above
Damage from cord to
items in surrounding
t Pu,, cord out
of canister to
The cord will
not rewind until
the cord rewind
NOTE: To reduce the risk of electric shock,
this vacuum cleaner has a polarized plug;
one blade is wider than the other. This plug
will fit in a polarized outlet only one way. If
the plug does not fit fully in the outlet,
reverse the plug. If it still does not fit, con-
tact a qualified electrician to install the prop-
er outlet. Do not change the plug in any
2. Plug the polarized
power cord into a 120
Volt outlet located near the floor.
To rewind: Unplug
the vacuum cleaner.
Hold the plug while
rewinding to prevent
damage or injury
from the moving
cord. Push cord
3. Lower wand from uprightposition by
pressing on the handle release pedal.
DO NOT leave the Power-Mate '_
running in one spot in the upright
position for any length of time.
Damage to carpet may occur.
4. Select a pile heightsetting by pressing
the small pedal on the rear of the Power-
Mate® . The pile height setting shows on the
indicator.See SUGGESTED PILE HEIGHT
Refer to your carpet manufac-
turer's cleaning recommendations. Some
more delicate carpets may require that they
be vacuumed with the Power-Mate ® agitator
turned off to prevent carpet damage.
5. Select a switch
position on the
FLOOR - turns on the canister motor only.
CARPET - turns on both the canister and
the Power-Mate ® motors.
NOTE - When this switch is in the FLOOR
position, the headlight DOES NOT function
since no electricity flows to the Power-
Mate ® .