Two additional accessories are stored in a
portable caddy located in the charging base:
a soft brush (8) for keyboards and
an extendable crevice tool (9) for
longer reach in confined spaces
This model is not supplied with accessories.
To fit an accessory, proceed as follows:
Take the accessories from the
Insert the appropriate accessory into
the front of the appliance.
Cleaning and maintenance
Warning! Regularly clean the filters.
Cleaning the dust bowl and filters
(fig. F & G)
The filters are re-usable and should be
Press the release button (2) and
remove the dust bowl (3).
Empty the dust bowl.
Remove the filters (10) by twisting
Brush any loose dust off the filters.
Wash the filters in warm, soapy
water. The bowl can also be washed
if necessary. Do not immerse the
appliance in water.
Make sure the dust bowl and filters
Refit the filters (10) onto the appliance,
twisting them counterclockwise until
they lock into place.
Refit the dust bowl onto the
appliance. Make sure the dust bowl
clicks into place.
Warning! Never use the appliance
without the filters. Optimum dust
collection will only be achieved with clean
filters and an empty dust bowl.
Replacing the filters
The filters should be replaced every 6 to
9 months and whenever worn or
damaged. Replacement filters are
available from your Black & Decker
dealer (cat. no. VF20).
Remove the old filters as described
Fit the new filters as described above.
Your tool has been designed to operate
over a long period of time with a
minimum of maintenance. Continuous
satisfactory operation depends upon
proper tool care and regular cleaning.
Warning! Before performing any
maintenance, switch off and unplug the tool.
Switch off and unplug the
Or switch off and remove the battery
from the appliance/tool if the appliance/
tool has a separate battery pack.
Or run the battery down completely if
it is integral and then switch off.
Unplug the charger before cleaning it.
Your charger does not require any
maintenance apart from regular
Regularly clean the ventilation slots in
your tool using a soft brush or dry cloth.
Regularly clean the motor housing
using a damp cloth. Do not use any
abrasive or solvent-based cleaner.
Regularly open the chuck and tap it
to remove any dust from the interior
Protecting the environment
Separate collection. This
product must not be disposed of
with normal household waste.
Should you find one day that your
Black & Decker product needs replacement,
or if it is of no further use to you, do not
dispose of it with household waste. Make
this product available for separate collection.
Separate collection of used
products and packaging allows
materials to be recycled and
used again. Re-use of recycled
materials helps prevent
environmental pollution and
reduces the demand for raw