Dust bag indicator and changing the dust bag45Using the blowing outlet (some models)
For peak performance the dust bag should be changed when full. TheThe blowing outlet can be used for drying damp shoes or clearing
mechanical dust bag indicator window will gradually turn red whenleaves etc:
filling and completely red when full. The electronic dust bag indicator17 Remove the filter cover.
window will light up when full. If the dust bag should get broken in18 Insert the blowing outlet cover.
the cleaner, take cleaner to service centre for cleaning.19 Insert the hose into the blowing outlet until the catches click to
The dust bag full indicator may signify that the bag is blockedengage.
(occasionally caused by very fine dust) which will cause loss ofUsing the Power nozzle (some models)
suction and may result in overheating. If this occurs change the dust
Precautions: Only use the power nozzle on carpets with a pile depth of
bag even if it is not full.under 15 mm. Do not use on animal skins or rugs with long fringes. To
To check the dust bag, the cleaner must be switched on, with all
avoid damaging your carpet, do not keep nozzle stationary whilst brush
attachments connected and off the floor. is rotating. Do not pass nozzle over mains cable and switch off nozzle
To change the dust bag:immediately after use.
20 Attach the power nozzle to the telescopic tube.
8 Open the cleaner cover.
9 Lift and pull the sliding tab to remove the dust bag from its holder.21 Connect the power nozzle plug to the power outlet on the cleaner
body and use the clips to secure cable to telescopic tube and hose.
10 Insert the new dust bag by sliding the bag slots into the holder.22 Push on/off cover button to activate power nozzle.
Cleaning the Power nozzle:
We recommend the dust bag is changed after using a carpet
23 Disconnect from mains and remove entangled threads
cleaning powder or if there is a bad smell from the cleaner.from nozzle by snipping threads with scissors.
Note: Only use original dust bags and filters To clean inside nozzle, remove the screws with a screwdriver and
open cover. Remove any blockages affecting the brush cylinder. To
Dust bags and motor protection filter (ref. T197)
clean wheels, gently lever them from their mountings. Replace
Micro filter (ref. TF05)screws and cover ensuring it is properly fastened.
Washable reusable HEPA filter (ref. TF06)
Dust bag safety devicePower: If the electric power does not come on, disconnect from mains
To avoid damaging the cleaner, do not use it without a dust bag. Aand check plugs, cable and fuses where appropriate.
safety device is fitted which prevents the cover closing without a dustThe cleaner may switch itself off in event of severe blockage or
bag. Do not attempt to force cover shut. excessively dirty filters. In such cases, disconnect from mains and
Changing/cleaning the filtersallow to cool for 30 minutes. Clear blockage and/or replace filter(s)
Never use the cleaner without the filters in place.The clearing of blocked hoses is not covered by the guarantee. To avoid
The filters should be changed/cleaned approximately every fifth dust
blockages and maintain suction efficiency, the floor nozzles should be
bag.cleaned regularly using the hose handle.
To change Motor Protection filter:Water: If water is sucked into the cleaner the motor must be changed
11 Open the cleaner cover and remove the dust bag.at a service centre.
12 Replace the old filter with a new one, ensuring it is securely in
place, and close cover.
To change Micro filter (some models):
13 Press the catch to open the filter cover.
14 Replace the old filter with a new one ensuring it is securely in
place and the cover is properly closed.
Cleaning the HEPA filter (some models):
The HEPA filter should be cleaned when the indicator light is on.
15 Press the catch to open the filter cover and remove filter unit.
16 Rinse the inside (dirty side) of the filter unit under warm tap water
only. Do not use cleaning agents and avoid touching the
delicate filter surface. Tap the filter frame to remove excess
water. Repeat cleaning procedure four times and allow the filter to
air dry. The original filtering performance is now restored. Replace
the unit back into the cleaner and close cover ensuring it is