◗This appliance must be connected to the same main voltage as shown on the rat-
◗This vacuum cleaner is not suitable for removing any kind of liquid.
◗Carpets treated with a liquid cleaner must be allowed to dry before being cleaned
with the unit.
◗Never operate the vacuum cleaner without a dust bag.
◗The cover cannot be closed if a dust bag is inserted. Please do not close forcibly.
◗Keep children away from this vacuum cleaner. It must not be used on people or
◗Never use your appliance to vacuum matches, glowing embers, or cigarette-
ends. Avoid vacuuming hard, pointed objects, since they may damage the appli-
ance or dust bag.
◗If your vacuum cleaner has a fault, please contact your electrical retailer or an
auth-orized service agent.
◗If the main cable is defective, the complete cable winder must be replaced by a
◗Once you have unpacked the unit, do not simply throw the packing into the
◗Take them to the appropriate collecting points for recycling.
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