t: +44(0)1293 652 500 f: +44(0)1293 652 555 e: firstname.lastname@example.org www.dualit.com IMPORTANT SAFETY PRECAUTIONS Dualit Limited County Oak Way Crawley West Sussex RH11 7ST OR BY POST DUALIT.COM/REGISTER A FREE BP REGISTER YOUR KETTLE • Appliances can be used by persons with reduced physical, sensory or DON’T FORGET TO mental capabilities or lack of experience and knowledge if they have been given supervision or instruction concerning use of the appliance in a safe way and understand the hazards involved. Instruction Manual Kettle 1. Check the plug is in the socket and the switch is turned on. Replace the fuse if necessary. MY KETTLE IS NOT SWITCHING OFF 1. Limescale may have built up inside the kettle. 2. Check the lid is firmly closed before use. 3. Water may have gone down the steam tube whilst filling. You may have overfilled, tilted the kettle when filling or filled through the spout. MARKS HAVE APPEARED IN THE KETTLE 1. Small brown spots can build up inside the kettle. This is not rust, small deposits of limescale which contain iron can build up inside the kettle. through vents in the underside of the kettle. This is perfectly normal, and should not be cause for alarm or returning the kettle. • Do not operate any appliance with a damaged lead or plug, or after the appliance malfunctions or has been dropped, damaged or cracked in any manner. 2. Wait 10 seconds for the kettle to reset. NOTE: if discolouration of the heating plates has occurred, this can be easily removed by descaling your kettle. 3. The power neon may have blown, and cannot be replaced. Call customer services on 01293 652500 for further information. • In order to avoid a hazard, if the power cord is damaged it must, for safety reasons, be replaced by Dualit or an authorised Dualit repairer. Call Dualit’s Customer Helpline on +44 (0)1293 652 500. • Do not use if dropped, cracked or damaged. • Do not use the kettle for any purpose other than heating water. Otherwise, this may result in an injury caused by misuse. 1.1 Only fill to the max mark (1.5L). 1.2 Wait 10 seconds to allow the boiling water to settle before pouring. 2. Follow the instructions from the cleaning & care section and rinse throughly. 3. Ensure the filter is in position. For spare filters call Dualit on 01293 652500. • Do not place the kettle, power base or mains lead on or near any hot surface, hot hob, gas burner or in a heated oven. • To be protected against electrical hazards, fire and injury to persons, do not immerse the mains lead, plug, power base or kettle in water or any other liquid. • This appliance is intended for household use only. If the appliance is used improperly or for professional or semi-professional purposes or if it is not used according to these instructions the Guarantee becomes invalid and Dualit refuses any liability for damage caused. 1. Descale your kettle regularly (see cleaning & care). 2. Firmly push the lid latch by pressing the Dualit logo until you hear a positive click. 3. Leave the kettle for 24 hours to fully dry. • Ensure that the kettle is correctly positioned on the power base before switching on. • Do not fill above the ‘max’ mark on the water level indicator. • Do not operate the kettle on an inclined plane. • Do not use in bathroom or outdoors. • Do not store or use in an appliance garage or under cupboards. • Do not operate the kettle unless the water filter is correctly in 1. Descale regularly (see cleaning & care). THE KETTLE LEAKS FROM THE LID 1. The lid seal may have a build up of limescale. 1. Descale your kettle regularly (see cleaning & care). 2. The lid seal may be damaged 2. Call customer services on 01293 652500 for further information. WATER DROPLETS COLLECT ON TOP THE POWER BASE 1. This is condensation and perfectly normal. 1. Dry with non abrasive cloth. GB-A 3. The filter may not be in position. floor of the kettle is covered. may not properly switch off. • Do not move the kettle while it is switched on. • Do not remove or open the lid while the water is boiling • Use handles or knobs – do not touch hot surfaces. •If the kettle is overfilled, boiling water may be ejected. • When boiling, hot steam will be emitted from the kettle. Scalding may occur if you are within 400mm of the spout. • Ensure that the kettle spout is pointing away from any electrical plug or socket. • Scalding may occur if the lid is opened during the boiling cycle and the body of the kettle will get hot. • This kettle features boil-dry protection . If the kettle is accidently switched on without water, the boil-dry device will switch off the heating element to prevent damage to the kettle. Wait approximately 10 minutes for the kettle to cool down, lift and refill as normal. The kettle is now ready to use again. NOTE: if discolouration of the heating plates has occurred, this can be easily removed by descaling your kettle. Connecting to the mains supply: • Take care when pouring – pour slowly and do not over-tilt the kettle. • Check that the voltage marked on the appliance corresponds with the • Water will remain hot for a considerable time after boiling and can present supply voltage. a scald hazard. Keep the kettle, power base and the mains lead away from • NOTE: any plug cut from the power supply cord should be disposed the edge of worktops and out of the reach of children. of immediately. Inserting any cut off plug into a 13A socket-outlet is • Avoid spilling of any liquid on the connector. hazardous. • Never use the plug without the fuse cover fitted. Ensure replacement • Allow the kettle to cool down completely before cleaning and storing. • To disconnect, turn any control to off, then remove plug from wall outlet. fuse is the same current value as the original. Replacement fuses are available and should be ASTA approved to BS1362. • Unplug the power base from the wall socket when not in use, or before moving and cleaning. • NOTE: when you lift the kettle from the base, you will see drops of moisture on the surface of the power base. This is the steam used to • CAUTION: to prevent damage to the appliance, do not use alkaline switch the kettle off automatically, which then condenses and escapes TO REPLACE FUSE, REMOVE SILVER LABEL TO ACCESS SCREW. SOLUTION(S) 2. The kettle may have descaling solutions remaining inside the body. • Ensure that the lid is fully closed before switching the kettle on, otherwise it old and persons with very extensive and complex disabilities. Children aged 8-14 years and persons with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities or lack of experience and knowledge shall not use this appliance, unless they are supervised and have been given instruction concerning the use of the appliance in a safe way and understand the hazards involved. Children shall not play with the appliance. Cleaning and user maintenance shall not be made by children unless they are older than 8 and supervised. Keep the appliance and its cord out of reach of children less than 8 years old. THE KETTLE DOES NOT TURN ON 1. The kettle may not be properly connected to the power supply or the fuse may have failed. WATER IS SPURTING OUT OF THE SPOUT 1. You may have over filled the kettle. BEFORE USING THE KETTLE KEEP THESE INSTRUCTIONS FOR FUTURE REFERENCE •THIS IS AN ATTENDED APPLIANCE Do not leave appliance unattended during use, unplug after each use • This appliance must not be used by children younger than 8 years POSSIBLE CAUSE(S) 3. The kettle does boil but the power light does not illuminate. • Do not operate the kettle unless it contains at least 250ml of water and the (risk of fire if an unattended appliance is left operating or plugged in). TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE 2. Boil dry feature may have been activated. If the kettle is accidentally switched on with no water inside, the boil-dry device will switch off the heating element to prevent damage to the kettle. READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS position. • Remove the kettle from its power base before filling or pouring. cleaning agents. When cleaning, use a soft cloth and a mild detergent. • Do not use scouring pad or abrasive cleaner on the appliance body. • Use the kettle only with the power base supplied and vice versa. • The use of accessory attachments not recommended by Dualit may result in fire, electric shock or injury to persons. • A short power-supply cord is to be provided to reduce risks resulting from becoming entangled in or tripping over a longer cord. •Do not boil the kettle if filled with descaling solution. SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS Unpack the box with care, keeping all the packaging materials until you are satisfied everything is present and in working order. Once satisfied remove any tags from the appliance body and recycle the packaging appropriately. Do not remove tags from the cord. You may wish to keep the box to store your appliance. Granted Patents No. GB2539930, GB2524872. Pending Patents No. 1620629.4, 1703739.1. Design Registration No. 003738228. PLU G UNPLUG 3 EF IN B OR POURING USE TURN OFF HEN NO W E 2 A FREE BP N USE TI TURN ON EF IN B OR USE SURE POUR™ SPOUT 1 A FREE BP E LID LATCH WATER FILTER HEN NO W N USE TI UNPLUG HINGED LID LID SEAL PLU G BOILING WATER KNOW YOUR DOMUS KETTLE BPA VIEWING WINDOW (LITRES) MAX MARK INDICATOR EE FR HANDLE VIEWING WINDOW (CUPS) POWER LIGHT ON/OFF SWITCH POWER CORD CORD TIDY 2 3 CORD TIDY INCLINED PLANE 4 NOT IN A TRAY BPA PLU G 2 REMOVE WATER FILTER USE THE BODY BEFORE FIRST USE: FILL TO THE MAX MARKER, BOIL AND THEN DISCARD WATER. REPEAT THIS PROCESS TWICE. POSITION Remove kettle from the power base. To avoid the risk of splashing, once the kettle has boiled wait 10 seconds then pour slowly. Do not over-tilt the kettle. EF IN B OR E 1 HEN NO W N USE TI SETTING UP 1 The kettle will automatically turn off after the water has boiled. To turn off before the water has boiled lift the ‘On/Off’ switch up. Always unplug the kettle after each use. CLEANING & CARE In the interest of improving products, Dualit Ltd. reserves the right to change the product specification without prior notice. All illustrations are for representation only, your model may vary from illustrations shown. UNPLUG POWER CONNECTOR POWER BASE Plug the kettle into the power socket. Press the ‘On/Off’ switch down. The power light will illuminate and the kettle will start to heat up. If the kettle is accidentally switched on with no water inside, the boil-dry device will switch off the heating element to prevent damage to the kettle. 3 INSERT WATER FILTER FREE RE BPA F E BPA BPA FREE FREE Place the kettle as close to the wall socket as possible. When in use ensure the kettle is not placed under kitchen cabinets. DO NOT STORE OR USE YOUR KETTLE IN AN APPLIANCE GARAGE OR UNDER CUPBOARDS. Use the shortest cord possible. Wrap excess cord round the cord tidy on the base of the kettle. Do not operate on an inclined plane. Do not operate in a tray. Wipe the outside and inside surfaces of the kettle with a soft, damp cloth. FILLING YOUR KETTLE WARNING: IF THE KETTLE HAS JUST BOILED, IT WILL BE FULL OF STEAM, WHICH WILL ESCAPE AS SOON AS THE LID IS OPENED. THE LID WILL BE HOT. 1 OPEN HINGED LID 2 2 FILLING PA FREE B 3 CLOSE HINGED LID A FREE BP 1 Ensure the kettle is unplugged. Remove the kettle from the power base. Lift the lid latch in location shown, and pull back to open. Fill the kettle through the hinged lid opening. Use at least one cup of water (250ml). The water level must stay below the ‘max’ mark. Save energy, only boil what you require. Keep kettle upright and level at all times when filling. Do not tilt kettle backwards. DO NOT OVERFILL OR FILL THROUGH THE SPOUT. Unplug and let the kettle cool down completely before cleaning. Remove the kettle from the power base. Push the lid down until it clicks and check it is firmly in place, otherwise the kettle may not switch off when boiling. WARNING: IF THE KETTLE HAS JUST BOILED, THE METAL PARTS OF THE LID WILL BE HOT. Open the lid. Hold the top of the filter, pull it gently up and out of the kettle. Rinse it under a tap while carefully brushing it with a soft brush. Rinse the kettle out with fresh water. DO NOT OPERATE KETTLE UNLESS THE WATER FILTER IS CORRECTLY IN POSITION. To replace, align the sides of the filter with the grooves in the filter holder, and slide it slowly downwards and back into place. DESCALE REGULARLY Use descaling products suitable for kitchen appliances, these are readily available online or from most supermarkets or department stores. Use as per instructions on the packet. Follow these few simple steps to minimise scale build up in your kettle: Empty the kettle after each use; do not allow water to stand in the kettle overnight. Use filtered water instead of tap water. Descale the kettle regularly, at least once a month. If you live in a hard water area you may need to descale more often. When descaling has finished, empty the kettle and rinse it out a minimum of 3 times with fresh water, then refill with fresh water, boil, then discard boiled water. FAILURE TO DO SO CAN CAUSE INJURY. DO NOT BOIL KETTLE WITH DESCALING SOLUTION IN IT. INSTRUCTIONS ON ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION Do not dispose of this product in the usual household garbage at the end of its life cycle. Please hand it over to a collection point for the recycling of electrical and electronic appliances. The symbol on the product, the instruction of use or the packaging will inform you about the methods of disposal. The materials are recyclable as mentioned on its marking. By recycling, material recycling or other forms of re-utilization of old appliances you are making an important contribution to protect our environment. Please inquire at the community administration for the authorised disposal location.