Samsung SU12F70 SERIES User manual

SU12F70 SERIES
Vacuum Cleaner
user manual
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Contents
YOUR VACUUM CLEANER
06
BEFORE USING THE VACUUM
CLEANER
08
OPERATING CLEANER
10
MAINTENANCE
16
TROUBLESHOOTING
27
06 Product view
07 Carton contents
08 Assemble the handy vacuum, pipe, and
2 in 1 accessory
09 Using the accessories
10
11
12
12
13
Stowing the power cord
Operating the On / Off switch
Operating the Brush bar On / Off switch
Resetting the overload protector
Using the vacuum's handle
(The dust bin handle)
13 Using the accessory kit (optional)
16
17
18
20
22
23
24
Emptying the dust bin
Cleaning the grille
Cleaning the premotor filter
Cleaning the hepa filter
Checking the brush
Checking for clogs
Emptying the dust bin of the handy
vacuum cleaner
25 Cleaning the filter of the handy vacuum
cleaner
Safety information
SAFETY INFORMATION
WARNING
WARNING
Before operating the appliance, please read this manual thoroughly and retain it for
your reference.
Because the following operating instructions cover various models, the
characteristics of your vacuum cleaner may differ slightly from those described in
this manual.
CAUTION/WARNING SYMBOLS USED
WARNING
CAUTION
Indicates that a risk of death or serious injury exists.
Indicates that a risk of personal injury or material damage exists.
OTHER SYMBOLS USED
Indicates something you must NOT do.
Indicates instructions you must follow.
Indicates that you must disconnect the power plug from the socket.
WARNING
This vacuum cleaner is designed for household use only.
Do not use this vacuum cleaner to clean building waste or debris.
Clean the filters regularly to prevent fine dust from collecting in them.
Do not use this vacuum cleaner with any of the filters removed.
Failure to meet these requirements could cause injury, damage the vacuum
cleaner, and void your warranty.
Safety information _03
Safety information
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
When using an electrical appliance, you should always follow these basic precautions:
READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USING YOUR UPRIGHT
VACCUM
WARNING – TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE, ELECTRIC
SHOCK, OR INJURY:
1. Do not leave the vacuum cleaner unattended when it is plugged in.
Unplug it from the outlet when your are not using it and before servicing.
2. Do not use outdoors or on wet surfaces.
3. Do not allow the vacuum to be used as a toy.
Pay close attention when the vacuum is used by or near children.
4. Use only as described in this manual. Use only the manufacturer’s recommended
attachments.
5. Do not use with a damaged cord or plug.
If the vacuum is not working as it should, has been dropped, damaged, left outdoors,
or dropped into water, bring it to a service center.
6. Do not pull or carry the vacuum by the cord, use the cord as a handle, close a door on
the cord, or pull the cord around sharp edges or corners.
Do not run the vacuum over the cord.
Keep the cord away from heated surfaces.
7. Do not unplug by pulling on the cord. To unplug, grasp the plug, not the cord.
8. Do not handle the plug or vacuum with wet hands.
9. Do not put any object into openings or vents. Do not use with any opening blocked.
Keep free of dust, lint, hair, and anything that may reduce air flow.
10. Keep hair, loose clothing, fingers, and all parts of your body away from openings and
moving parts.
11. Turn off all controls before unplugging.
12. Use extra care when cleaning on stairs.
13. Do not use to pick up flammable or combustible liquids, such as gasoline, or use in
areas where they may be present.
14. Do not pick up anything that is burning or smoking, such as cigarettes, matches, or
hot ashes.
15. Do not use without the dirt cup and/or filters in place.
16. Do not use the vacuum cleaner in an enclosed space filled with vapors given off by oil
base paint, paint thinner, some moth proofing substances, flammable dust, or other
explosive or toxic materials.
17. Store your vacuum cleaner indoors, in a cool and dry area.
04_ Safety information
18. Use only on dry, indoor surfaces.
19. Do not modify the polarized plug to fit a non-polarized outlet or extension cord.
20. Do not touch the brush drum when it is rotating.
21. Keep suction away from your face when using nozzles and pipe.
22. Do not pull the power cord around sharp corners and do not allow it to become
trapped.
23. This vacuum is not intended for use by persons (including children) with reduced
physical, sensory or mental capabilities, or lack of experience and knowledge, unless
they have been given supervision or instruction concerning its use by a person
responsible for their safety.
24. Children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play with the vacuum.
25. You must remove the plug from the socket-outlet before cleaning or performing
maintenance on the vacuum.
26. If the power cord is damaged, it must be replaced by the manufacturer or its service
agent or a similarly qualified person.
27. Hold plug when rewinding onto cord reel. Do not allow plug to whip when rewinding.
28. Do not pick up hard or sharp objects such as glass, nails, screws, coins, etc.
29. Always turn off the vacuum before connecting or disconnecting the handy vacuum
cleaner.
30. Don’t touch the exhaust vent when the exhaust temperature is hot.
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS
POLARIZED PLUG INSTRUCTIONS
- To reduce the risk of electric shock, this appliance has a polarized plug (one blade is wider
than the other).
This plug will fit in a polarized outlet only one way.
If the plug does not fit fully in the outlet, reverse the plug.
If it still does not fit, contact a qualified electrician to install a proper outlet.
Do not modify the plug in any way.
State of California Proposition 65 Warning (US only)
WARNING
This product contains chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer
and reproductive toxicity.
Safety information _05
Your vacuum cleaner
PRODUCT VIEW
Handle
Power
Pow
owe
wer On
Bu
Dust Bin (Handy)
Du
Handy)
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Dust
st Bin Rele
Bu
rd
Carrry
Carrying
rying Handle
(Dust
st Bin Handle)
ndle)
e)
Pipe
Dust
st Bin
Lo
Lower
Low
owe
wer Cord
rd
anger
Brush
Br
rush bar
CAUTION
Do not plug in your vacuum cleaner until you are familiar with all instructions and
operating procedures.
WARNING
Plastic film can be dangerous.
To avoid the danger of suffocation, keep the film away from babies and children.
06_ Your vacuum cleaner
CARTON CONTENTS
01 YOUR VACUUM CLEANER
( 1 )
( 4 )
( 2 )
( 5 )
( 3 )
( 6 )
• Empty carton. Find the parts shown above before disposing of packing materials.
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
Vacuum cleaner body
Handy Vacuum cleaner
Pipe
2 In 1 Accessory
Accessory Kit (Optional depending on the model)
Users Manual
Your vacuum cleaner _07
Before using the vacuum cleaner
ASSEMBLE THE HANDY VACUUM, PIPE, AND 2 IN 1 ACCESSORY
Click
• Connect the Handy Vacuum cleaner and
pipe.
Click
• Connect the 2 In 1 Accessory and the
pipe.
Click
• When inserting the handle (the handy vacuum cleaner) into the top of vacuum body, put
in the hole of the lower cord hanger after pull back the dusting brush.
08_ Before using the vacuum cleaner
• Wind the cord around the cord hangers
and secure with clip.
02 BEFORE USING THE VACUUM CLEANER
USING THE ACCESSORIES
• Crevice tool
• Dusting Brush
Before using the vacuum cleaner _09
Operating cleaner
STOWING THE POWER CORD
CAUTION
When removing the plug from an electrical outlet, grasp the plug,
not the cord.
10_ Operating cleaner
OPERATING THE ON / OFF SWITCH
Handy vacuum cleaner mode
1
2
3
03 OPERATING CLEANER
• Push the release button, and then separate the handy vacuum cleaner from the body.
• Push the power On/Off switch.
Upright mode
1
2
• Place a foot on the brush, and then tilt the handle back gently to release the lock.
• Push the power On/Off switch.
Operating cleaner _11
OPERATING THE BRUSH BAR ON / OFF SWITCH
1
2
3
• Push the power On/Off switch, and then push the brush bar On/Off switch.
When the vacuum is in the upright position, the brush bar does not work.
CAUTION
RESETTING THE OVERLOAD PROTECTOR
• The overload protector shuts off the
brush motor if the brush bar becomes
obstructed.
To reset the overload protector, use a pen
tip to press the reset switch.
12_ Operating cleaner
USING THE VACUUM'S HANDLE (THE DUST BIN HANDLE)
When you carry the vacuum cleaner by the handle, do not push the dust bin release
button.
USING THE ACCESSORY KIT (OPTIONAL)
Funiture tool
Window tool
Operating cleaner _13
03 OPERATING CLEANER
CAUTION
Multiple Angle Stair Tool
• Cleaning a narrow corner.
• Cleaning a carpet and stairs.
• Adjust the multiple angle tool manually.
You can rotate the entire tool 90 degrees and change the angle of both wings.
14_ Operating cleaner
Pet Tool
03 OPERATING CLEANER
• Rake the hair.
• Seperate the cover from the pet tool, and then throw the hair away.
• Re-attach the cover.
Operating cleaner _15
Maintenance
EMPTYING THE DUST BIN
• Empty the dust bin when dust reaches the
'MAX' mark.
• Take the dust bin out by pushing the
button on the handle.
• To empty the dust bin, hold the dust bin
over a garbage can, and then push the
button near the bottom of the bin.
• To empty the dust bin, hold the dust
bin into a plastic bag, and then push
the button near the bottom of the bin.
(Recommended for asthma/allergy
sufferers.)
• Close the bottom of the bin, and then
drop the plastic bag in the trash can.
(Recommended for asthma/allergy
sufferers.)
16_ Maintenance
1
3
4
4
CLEANING THE GRILLE
1
• Clean the grille with the dusting brush to
remove lint.
2
• To re-attach the dust bin to the vacuum's
body, follow steps 3 and 4.
3
04 MAINTENANCE
• Push the button.
Separate the dust bin from the vacuum's
body.
4
Maintenance _17
CLEANING THE PREMOTOR FILTER
• Pull the dust bin cover to open.
• Remove the filter from the dust bin.
1
2
• Shake the filter to remove dust, and then
wash the filter.
3
• Leave the filter in the shade until
completely dry.
4
18_ Maintenance
• Put the filter into the dust bin.
5
Maintenance _19
04 MAINTENANCE
Check the filter regularly and wash every 1~2 months.
Make sure the filter is completely dry before putting it back into the vacuum cleaner.
Allow it to dry for 12 hours.
Do not use a wet filter
Replace the dust filter if it becomes damaged or deformed.
The dust bin cover will not close if the filter is not installed correctly.
CLEANING THE HEPA FILTER
• Take the dust bin out by pushing button on
the handle.
• Remove the filter cover.
• Separate the Hepa filter from the vacuum's
body.
• Shake the filter to remove dust.
1
2
3
4
Clean the HEPA filter when suction is noticeably and continuously reduced or the
vacuum cleaner overheats abnormally.
Note: HEPA Filters are not washable.
Replace the filter if cleaning does not resolve the problem.
20_ Maintenance
• Re-insert the filter into the vacuum's body.
04 MAINTENANCE
• Re-assemble the filter and filter cover.
5
6
Click
• Re-attach the dust bin to the vacuum.
7
The dust bin will not re-attach to the vacuum if the filter cover is not installed
correctly.
Maintenance _21
CHECKING THE BRUSH
• Turn off and unplug the vacuum.
Lie the vacuum down so its bottom is
accessible as shown.
1
• Carefully cut off any hair or string caught in
the brush.
2
Before inspecting the brush bar, turn off the brush bar and unplug the vacuum.
CAUTION
22_ Maintenance
CHECKING FOR CLOGS
1
• Push the release button on the brush
housing, and then pull the hose out.
2
• Check for clogs in the opening of the
brush housing and in the hose.
3
• When done, re-attach the hose to the
brush housing.
4
04 MAINTENANCE
• Place a foot on the brush, and then tilt the
handle back gently to release the lock.
Click
Before checking for clogs, turn off the brush bar and unplug the vacuum.
CAUTION
Maintenance _23
EMPTYING THE DUST BIN OF THE HANDY VACUUM CLEANER
• Separate the dust bin from the vacuum's
body.
• Remove the filter and grille.
• Empty the dust bin.
• Re-assemble the filter and grille.
24_ Maintenance
1
2
3
4
• Re-attach the dust bin to the vacuum
body. (Align the open lock symbol on the
dust bin with the arrow on the body, and
then turn the bin counterclockwise so that
the closed lock symbol aligns with the
arrow.)
5
• Separate the dust bin from the vacuum's
body, and then remove the filter.
1
• Shake the filter to remove dust, and then
wash the filter.
2
• Leave the filter in the shade until
completely dry.
3
Maintenance _25
04 MAINTENANCE
CLEANING THE FILTER OF THE HANDY VACUUM CLEANER
• Re-assemble the dust bin.
• Re-attach the dust bin to the vacuum
body.
(Align the open lock symbol on the dust
bin with the arrow on the body, and then
turn the bin counterclockwise so that the
closed lock symbol aligns with the arrow.)
4
5
Make sure the filter is completely dry before putting it back into the vacuum cleaner.
Allow it to dry for 12 hours.
Do not use a wet filter.
Replace the dust filter if it becomes damaged or deformed.
Do not operate the vacuum cleaner without the filter in place.
26_ Maintenance
Troubleshooting
Check this list of possible problems and solutions before bringing your vacuum to a service
center.
PROBLEM
SOLUTION
Cleaner won’t run.
• Check the electrical plug. Make sure it is fully plugged in.
• Press the Power on/off button.
• Reset the overload protector.
Suction Motor does
not start.
Thermal protector
activated.
• Allow the vacuum to cool.
Brush Motor does not
start.
Cleaner won’t pick up
or low suction.
Dust escaping from
cleaner.
Cleaner tools won’t
pick-up.
(Handy vacuum
cleaner)
• Check the power ON/OFF button and the brush ON/OFF
button.
• Cut hair or string off the brush.
• Reset the overload protector.
• Empty the dust bin.
• Clean the filter and confirm that the filter assembly is positioned
properly.
• Check the hose connection or flow path.
• Empty the dust bin.
• Clean the pre-motor filters.
• Clean or replace the exhaust filter. (HEPA filter)
• Confirm that the filter assembly is positioned properly.
• Check inlets, pipe, and dust bin for obstructions.
Remove obstruction.
• Empty the dust bin.
• Remove and clean the filters.
• Confirm that the dust bin is locked properly.
Troubleshooting _27