Philips Norelco 8150XL User's Manual

8140XL
8150XL
8151XL
Rechargeable Tripleheader®
Cordless/Cord Razor
Model 8150XL
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8140XL/8150XL/8151XL
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IMPORTANT SAFETY
INSTRUCTIONS
When using an electric razor, basic precautions should always be
followed, including the following:
Read all instructions before using this appliance.
DANGER
To reduce the risk of electric shock:
1. Do not reach for a corded razor/charging stand that has fallen
into water. Unplug immediately.
2. Use razor only in dry condition. Do not use a razor/charging
stand while bathing or in a shower.
3. Do not submerge razor in water.
4. Do not place or store a razor or charging stand where it can fall
or be pulled into a tub or sink. Do not place or drop a razor or
charging stand into water or other liquid.
5. Always unplug this razor/charging stand from the electrical
outlet immediately after use, except when razor is (re)charging.
6. Remove power supply cord from razor before cleaning.
WARNING
To reduce the risk of burns, fire, electric shock, or injury
to persons:
1. Close supervision is necessary when this razor is used by, on,
or near children or invalids.
2. Use this razor for its intended household use as described in
this manual. Do not use attachments not recommended by
Philips Electronics North America Corporation.
3. Never operate this razor/charging stand if it has a damaged
cord or charging plug, if it is not working properly, if it has
been dropped or damaged, or dropped into water while
plugged in. Return the razor/charging stand to an Authorized
Norelco Service Location for examination and repair.
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4. Keep the razor, charging stand, cord and charging plug away
from heated surfaces.
5. Never drop or insert any object into any opening.
6. Do not charge or plug in razor/charging stand outdoors or
operate where aerosol (spray) products are being used or
where oxygen is being administered.
7. Do not use this razor with a damaged or broken comb, as facial
injury may occur.
8. For corded use, always attach plug to razor first, then to outlet.
Be certain that plug is inserted firmly into razor, up to mark
indicated on plug. For stand use, always put razor in stand first,
attach cord to stand, then plug into outlet.To disconnect, turn
razor off then remove charging plug from outlet.
9. Never put the razor in direct sunlight or store in a pouch at a
temperature above 140°F.
10. Razor can be rinsed under running tap water. Do not operate
razor corded until fully dried.
11.To prevent possible damage to the cord, do not wrap cord
around the razor or charging stand.
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INSTRUCTIONS
IMPORTANT: The power plug contains a transformer. Do not
cut off the power plug to replace it with another plug, as this will
cause a hazardous condition.
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Table of Contents
60 - DAY MONEY-BACK GUARANTEE
To enjoy the closest and most comfortable shave from your new Norelco Men’s
Razor, the razor should be used exclusively for 3 weeks. This allows your hair
and skin enough time to adapt to the Norelco Shaving System. If, after that
period of time, you are not fully satisfied with your Norelco Men’s Razor, send
the product back and we’ll refund you the full purchase price.
The razor must be shipped prepaid by insured mail, insurance prepaid,
and have the sales slip, indicating purchase price and the date of
purchase, enclosed. The razor must be postmarked no later than 60 days
after the date of purchase. Norelco reserves the right to verify the purchase
price of the razor and limit refunds not to exceed suggested retail price.
Send dated sales slip, your complete name and address as indicated
below, and the razor, prepaid to:
Philips Domestic Appliances and Personal Care Company
A Division of Philips Electronics North America Corporation
450 North Medinah Rd, Dock 16
Roselle, IL 60172-2329
Please allow 4-6 weeks for delivery of check. (Please Print)
Name_________________________________________________________
Address________________________________________________________
City___________________________________________________________
State_____Zip__________________________________________________
Daytime Telephone No. (____)______________________________________
Area Code
E-mail Address__________________________________________________
REASON FOR RETURNING:______________________________________
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Features.........................................................8-9
LED Indicators ..............................................10
Before First Use............................................10
Charging ...................................................11-12
Recharging......................................................13
Quick Charge................................................13
Put It To The Test & Shaving Tips ........13-14
How To Shave With An
Electric Razor..........................................14-15
Trimming.........................................................15
Cleaning....................................................16-20
Storage ............................................................21
Assistance.......................................................22
Accessories....................................................23
Warranty.........................................................25
Spanish ............................................................26
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Features
Spring-Release Trimmer
Speed-XL Shaving Heads
Automatic Worldwide
Voltage100V to 240V AC
Razor Head Assembly
Cleaning Brush
Protective Razor
Head Cap
Storage/Travel Pouch
Charging Stand
Individually Floating
Heads
Rechargeable - Initial
4 hour full charge
for up to
55 minutes of
cordless shave time
Razor Head Release
Button
• Hair Chamber
captures shaven hair
1-Hour Quick Charge
Electronic ON/OFF
Button
Model 8150XL
Model 8151XL
Cordless/Cord - To shave
with or without a cord
LED Charge Indicator
Light
• Indicates razor is
(re)charging
Full 2-Year Warranty
60-Day Money-Back
Guarantee
Battery Full
Indicator Light
Battery Low
Indicator Light
(model 8150XL, 8151XL only)
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How the Unique
Norelco Lift and Cut®
Shaving System Makes Close Comfortable:
Model 8140XL
Groove channels beard
closer to cutting system
Lifter raises hair
Slots to cut long hairs
Holes to cut short hairs
even closer
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LED Indicators
C ◗ Charging Indicator
When you charge razor, the charge light on
the display will light up green.
C ◗ Full Charge Indicator
When the batteries have been fully charged,
the top light blinks green.
C ◗ Low Battery Indicator (model 8150XL,
8151XL only)
When the battery is running low, the bottom
light on the display lights up red. When you
turn the razor OFF, the bottom light will blink a
few times.
Before first use
◗ Charge the razor before you start using it
(see ‘Charging’). Make sure the razor is
switched off before you start charging it.
Important
◗ Only use the power plug and/or charging
stand provided to charge the razor.
◗ The charging plug converts 100 – 240V AC to
less than 24V DC.
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Charging
◗ Battery performance is best if you recharge
only when the batteries are (almost)
completely empty.
◗ Charging or recharging at temperatures below
40ºF or higher than 95ºF adversely affects
lifetime of batteries.
◗ Continuously recharging or continuously using
as a corded razor will reduce life of batteries.
◗ You may also shave using the charging plug
provided.This razor will not recharge while
being used corded.
◗ Do not charge razor in a pouch.
◗ For model 8150XL, 8151XL only, recharge only
when the bottom light on the display lights up red.
◗ Do not charge/recharge or use razor corded
until fully dried.
Placing or removing razor from
charging stand:
C ◗ Always place razor in stand in an upright
position making sure charging contacts in
bottom of stand fit into recess in bottom of
razor.
C ◗ Always remove razor from stand by lifting
straight up. Do not tilt razor.
◗ Do not leave the charging stand with the
razor in it continuously plugged into outlet as
it would reduce life of batteries. If storing
razor in stand, remove the plug from outlet as
soon as the razor is fully charged.
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Recharging
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Connect cord directly to razor or place
razor in charging stand and connect the
small plug of cord to charging stand.
Connect the charging plug into any 100V
to 240V AC outlet. Use only the charging
plug provided.
◗ An adaptor plug may be necessary for
charging plug usage in some foreign countries.
Use an attachment plug adaptor of the proper
configuration for the power outlet.
The charging plug will automatically convert to
work on 100V to 240V AC systems.
First time charging and recharging after
non-use for 1 month or more requires a
full 4 hours. A fully charged razor has a
cordless shaving time of up to 55 minutes.
When batteries are fully charged, the top light
blinks green.
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First time charging requires 4 hours. After
initial charge, recharging requires 1 hour.
For model 8150XL, 8151XL only, recharge only
when the bottom light on the display lights up
red.
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When razor is fully charged, disconnect
the charging plug from outlet.
Do not keep razor or charging stand permanently
plugged into outlet. If using charging stand, always
remove razor from stand by lifting straight up. Do
not tilt razor.
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Quick Charge
When batteries are totally depleted, recharging
the razor for approximately 3 minutes gives
enough energy for a 3-minute cordless shave.
Put It To The Test & Shaving Tips
◗ 21 Day Trial and Conversion Process. It is a
fact that your skin and beard need time to
adjust to a new shaving system.
◗ Use your new razor exclusively for 3 weeks
to fully enjoy the closeness of a Norelco
shave.
◗ At first you may not get as close a shave as
you expect, or your face may even become
slightly irritated.This is normal since your
beard and skin will need time to adjust. Invest
3 weeks and you’ll soon experience the full
joy of your new razor.
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◗ Stick with it! If you alternate shaving methods
during the adjustment period, it may make it
more difficult to adapt to the Norelco shaving
system.
◗ If you are still not convinced after 21 days,
Norelco will refund you the full purchase
price, guaranteed.
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Turn razor ON by pressing the on/off
button once.The blue light ring around the
on/off button goes on to indicate the razor
is ON. Shave against the direction of beard
growth using both straight and circular
movements.
Stretch your skin with your free hand so
blades can lift and cut whiskers. Gently
press razor to skin so the floating heads
can follow the contours of your face.
DO NOT press too hard.Too much
pressure can pinch the skin into the
combs.
Turn razor OFF by pressing the on/off
button once.
The blue light ring around the on/off button goes
OFF.
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Put the protective razor head cap on the
razor to protect razor heads.
For optimal shaving results, replace Norelco
razor heads (model #HQ9) once a year.
Trimming
How To Shave With An Electric Razor
◗ Use this razor for its intended household use
as described in this manual.
◗ Shaving with a clean, dry face gives the best
results.
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To groom sideburns and moustache:
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Turn razor ON.
2 Push down spring-release trimmer switch.
The trimmer can be activated while the razor is
running.
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3
Hold trimmer as shown and move in
downward strokes with gentle pressure.
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Close trimmer by pressing trimmer down.
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Turn razor OFF.
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Cleaning
1
Always turn razor OFF, unplug from outlet
and remove cord from razor or charging
stand before cleaning.
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2
Press the Razor Head Release Button, flip
open the Razor Head Assembly.
C
3
Clean inside razor heads and hair chamber
by running under hot water.
C
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Clean outside of Razor Head Assembly by
running under hot water.
5
Close the Razor Head Assembly and shake
off excess water.
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Open Razor Head assembly again and
leave open to air dry.
C ◗ The tap symbol on the back of the razor
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indicates that the razor can be rinsed under
running tap water.
Regular cleaning guarantees better shaving
results.
Always switch Razor OFF, unplug and remove
power cord before cleaning.
Never clean, remove or replace head
assembly while motor is on.
Do not apply pressure to combs. Do not
touch razor heads with hard objects as this
may dent or damage precision-made slotted
combs.
Do not use razor if combs are damaged or
broken. Facial injury may occur.
Unplug the charging stand. The charging stand
may be wiped clean using a damp cloth.
Cleaning: Razor Heads
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The easiest and most hygienic way to clean the
razor heads is to rinse them after each use or
at least once a week with hot water: Water
from the tap should be on a hot setting, BUT
BE CAREFUL TO TEST WATER FIRST SO AS
NOT TO BURN OR SCALD HANDS.
◗ Regular cleaning guarantees better shaving
results.
◗ Do not immerse razor in water.
◗ While rinsing razor heads, water may drip out
of the base of razor.This is a normal
occurence.
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NOTE: Do not wipe or dry the shaving heads
with a towel or tissue.This could damage the
shaving heads.
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If the shaving unit becomes detached from
the razor, you can easily reattach it.
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You may also clean the hair chamber
without water by using the supplied brush.
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Once A Month: Razor Heads
Do not mix up the cutters and combs as the
shaving performance may be adversely affected
for several weeks before optimal shaving
performance is restored.
1
Turn razor OFF, remove the charging plug
from the outlet and cord from the razor
or charging stand.
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2
Press the razor head release button to
open the razor head assembly.
C
3
Turn the wheel counterclockwise (1) and
remove the retaining frame (2).
Do not clean more than one cutter and comb at
a time, since they are all matching sets. If you
accidentally interchange the cutters and combs, it
could take several weeks before optimal shaving
performance is restored.
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Remove and clean one set of cutters and
combs at a time.
Separate the cutter from the comb and
rinse clean under hot water.
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Replace the set back into the Razor Head
Assembly so that the ‘wings’ on the comb
fit within the brackets located towards the
center of the Assembly.
The set will only fit into the Razor Head Assembly
if the ‘wings’ are between the brackets. Make sure
that the two pointy edges of the head fit exactly
into the recesses.
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Repeat the process for the other two sets
of cutters and combs.
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Replace the frame.
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Press down (1) and turn wheel clockwise
(2) until it locks into place.
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Close the Razor Head Assembly.
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Storage
Once A Month: Razor Heads
For optimum performance, razor cutters and
combs should be cleaned in a degreasing liquid
(e.g. Norelco Razor Cleaner, model RC1776, or
rubbing alcohol) and lubricated with Norelco
Razor Lubricant, model AL80, or one drop of
mineral oil (in the center of the head). This helps
prevent wear of the shaving heads.
C ◗ The razor can be placed in the charging stand
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After Each Use: Trimmer
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Turn razor OFF.
2
Push down spring-release trimmer switch.
3
Clean trimmer with the brush every time
you use it.
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Lubricate the trimmer teeth with Norelco
Razor Lubricant (model AL80) or with one
drop of mineral oil every 6 months.
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Close trimmer by pressing trimmer down.
This razor has no other user-serviceable parts.
Any other service should be performed by an
Authorized Norelco Service Location.
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for safe storage. If storing razor in stand,
remove the plug from outlet as soon as the
razor is fully charged.
Be sure razor is turned off. Remove cord from
outlet and razor or charging stand before
storing in a safe, dry location where it will not
be crushed, banged, or subject to damage.
Do not wrap cord around razor or charging
stand when storing.
Store cord in a safe location where it will not
be cut or damaged.
Do not keep razor or charging stand
permanently plugged into outlet.
Do not place or store razor or charging stand
where it can fall or be pulled into a tub or
sink, water or other liquid while plugged in.
Put the Protective Razor Head Cap on razor
to protect heads.
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Assistance
Accessories
◗ For assistance or the Authorized Norelco
Service Location nearest you, call toll free:
◗ Replacement Heads
Model HQ9 - For maximum razor
performance, replace your Norelco razor heads
once a year.
◗ Razor Cleaner
RC1776 - Norelco Razor Cleaner.
◗ Razor Lubricant
AL80 - Norelco Razor Lubricant.
◗ Car Cord Adaptor Cable
HQ8010 - Charges razor from a 12V battery
in your car, truck, van, boat or camper.
◗ Norelco Razor Accessories may be purchased
at a store near you, an Authorized Norelco
Service Location, or on our website
www.norelco.com
1-800-243-3050
or visit our website: www.norelco.com
◗ Authorized Norelco Service Location
information is available 24 hours a day, 7 days
a week.
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FULL TWO YEAR WARRANTY
Philips Electronics North America Corporation warrants each new Norelco Product, Model
8151XL/8150XL/8140XL (except cutters and combs) against defects in materials or workmanship for a
period of two years from the date of purchase, and agrees to repair or replace any defective product
without charge.
IMPORTANT: This warranty does not cover damage resulting from accident, misuse or abuse, lack of
reasonable care, the affixing of any attachment not provided with the product or loss of parts or
subjecting the product to any but the specified voltage.* Use of unauthorized replacement parts will void
this warranty.
PHILIPS ELECTRONICS NORTH AMERICA CORPORATION WILL NOT PAY FOR
WARRANTY SERVICE PERFORMED BY A NON-AUTHORIZED REPAIR SERVICE AND
WILL NOT REIMBURSE THE CONSUMER FOR DAMAGE RESULTING FROM
WARRANTY SERVICE PERFORMED BY A NON-AUTHORIZED REPAIR SERVICE. NO
RESPONSIBILITY IS ASSUMED FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR
CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.
In order to obtain warranty service, simply take or ship the product postage prepaid to the nearest
Authorized Norelco Service Center Location. It is suggested that for your protection you return
shipments of product by insured mail, insurance prepaid. Damage occurring during shipment is not
covered by this warranty.
NOTE: No other warranty, written or oral, is authorized by Philips Electronics North America
Corporation.
This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary from state to
state. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the
above exclusion and limitations may not apply to you.
* Read enclosed instructions carefully.
Manufactured for:
Philips Domestic Appliances and Personal Care Company
A Division of Philips Electronics North America Corporation
1010 Washington Blvd., Stamford, CT 06912-0015
MADE IN HOLLAND.
This symbol on the product’s nameplate means it is
listed by Underwriters’ Laboratories, Inc.
Norelco,Tripleheader, Lift and Cut, and
America Corporation.
are Registered Trademarks of Philips Electronics North
is a Trademark of Philips Electronics North America Corporation.
PHILIPS is a Registered Trademark of Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V.
© 2005 Philips Electronics North America Corporation. All Rights Reserved.
Rev. 2-6/05