Inspection and repairs
Before use, check the appliance for
damaged or defective parts. Check for
breakage of parts, damage to switches and
any other conditions that may affect its
Do not use the appliance if any part is
damaged or defective.
Have any damaged or defective parts
repaired or replaced by an authorised repair
Before use, check the power supply cord for
signs of damage, ageing and wear.
Do not use the appliance if the power supply
cord or mains plug is damaged or defective.
If the power supply cord or mains plug is
damaged or defective it must be repaired by
an authorised repair agent in order to avoid a
hazard. Do not cut the power supply cord
and do not attempt to repair it yourself.
Never attempt to remove or replace any
parts other than those speciﬁed in this
Do not attempt to repair the appliance. Take
it to your nearest Black & Decker-owned or
authorised Service Centre for repair.
This product must be earthed.
Always check that the power supply
corresponds to the voltage on the
Power plugs must match the outlet. Never
modify the plug in any way. Do not use any
adapter plugs with earthed (Class1)
appliances. Unmodiﬁed plugs and matching
outlets will reduce the risk of electric shock.
Extension cables & Class 1
A 3-core cable must be used as your
appliance is earthed and of Class 1
Up to 30m (100ft) can be used without loss of
To avoid the risk of electric shock, do
not immerse the cord, plug or
appliance in water or other liquid.
If the supply cord is damaged, it must be
replaced by the manufacturer or an
authorized Black & Decker Service Center in
order to avoid a hazard.
Additional safety instructions
Always route the cord carefully to avoid a
Do not use the appliance near water.
Do not place the appliance near heat sources
or directly under cabinets. Do not use the
appliance in the presence of explosive or
The ﬁlling aperture must not be opened
Surfaces may be hot during use and during
the cool down period.
Set the temperature control dial to the min
position before plugging in or out.
Let the appliance cool down before leaving it
unattended and before cleaning or inspecting
any parts of the appliance.
The power supply cord should not touch the
hot soleplate during use or during the cool