• figure P - The nozzle can be rotated for better
access in tight spots. To rotate the nozzle press
the button shown in figure P and rotate the nozzle
to the left or right until it clicks into place.
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.
Visit www.blackanddecker.com to locate dealers.
• Remove the old filters as described above.
• Fit the new filters as described above.
Bowls and filters can be washed thoroughly; however, use only mild soap and a damp
cloth to clean the main part of the vacuum.
IMPORTANT: To assure product SAFETY and RELIABILITY, repairs, maintenance and
adjustment (other than those listed in this manual) should be performed by authorized
service centers or other qualified service personnel, always using identical replacement
If the product does not work, check the following:
• The charge indicator light is on when unit is connected to charger.
• The charger was correctly plugged in for recharge. (It feels slightly warm to the touch.)
• The charger cord is not damaged and is correctly attached.
• The charger is plugged into a working electrical outlet.
• The switch is in the "OFF" position when charging.
For assistance with your product, visit our website www.blackanddecker.com for the
location of the service center nearest you or call the BLACK & DECKER help line at
Recommended accessories for use with your product are available from your local dealer
or authorized service center. If you need assistance regarding accessories, please call:
with this product could be hazardous.
Battery Removal and Disposal
This product uses nickel-cadmium (Ni-Cd) rechargeable and recyclable batteries.
When the batteries no longer hold a charge, they should be removed from the Vac and
recycled. They must not be incinerated or composted.
The batteries can be taken for disposal to a Black & Decker, Company-Owned or
Authorized Service Center. Some local retailers are also participating in a national
recycling program (see "RBRC
the batteries to a Black & Decker Company-Owned or Authorized Service Center,
the Center will arrange to recycle old batteries. Or, contact your local municipality for
proper disposal instructions in your city/town.
To remove the battery pack for disposal:
1.) First, before attempting to disassemble the product, turn it on and leave it on until
the motor completely stops insuring a complete discharge of the batteries.
2.) Using a phillips screwdriver, remove the seven screws securing the two housing
3.) Lift the housing cover away from the assembly.
4.) Detach all lead connections from battery pack.
The use of any accessory not recommended for use
Seal"). Call your local retailer for details. If you bring