Black & Decker JC200 Instruction manual

360º Cordless Kettle
First Use Safety Recommendation
Please read through this booklet for safe and efficient use of the appliance.
We urge you to read the "Hint's" section and also follow all detailed
instructions even if you are familiar with using this appliance.
Keep this guide handy for future reference.
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While using electrical appliances, in order to reduce the risk of fire, electric shock,
and/or injury to persons, basic safety precautions should be followed, including the
• Read all instructions carefully, even if you are familiar with the appliance.
• To protect against the risk of electric shock, DO NOT IMMERSE the appliance,
cord set or plug in water or other liquids.
• To clean, wipe the exterior with a damp cloth.
• Close supervision is necessary when any appliance is used near children. Never
leave an appliance unattended when in use.
• If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by the manufacturer or its
service agent or a similarly qualified person in order to avoid a hazard.
• Switch off and remove the plug from the power outlet when not in use before
assembling or disassembling parts, cleaning or carrying out any maintenance of
the appliance. Never pull the cord while unplugging out from power outlet.
• Do not operate the appliance if its damage in any manner. Return the complete
appliance to your nearest authorized service facility for examination, electrical
repair, mechanical repair or adjustments to avoid any hazard.
• The use of attachments or accessories not recommended or sold by this
appliance manufacturer may result in fire, electric shock or personal injury.
• Do not let the cord hang over the edge of a table, counter, or touch hot surfaces.
• Avoid touching hot surfaces, use handles and knobs.
• Do not operate or place any part of this appliance on or near any hot surfaces
(such as gas or electric burner or in a heated oven).
• Do not abuse the cord. Never carry the appliance by the cord or yank it to
disconnect it from the outlet; instead, grasp the plug and pull to disconnect.
• When using an extension cord with your appliance, make sure the extension cord
is correctly wired, and rated for its use.
• This product is intended for household use only.
• Do not attempt to repair the appliance yourself; instead, take it to your Black &
Decker-owned or Authorized Service Centre for repair.
Parts Identification
1 On/off switch
2 Lid
3 Spout
4 Maximum fill mark
5 Power on indicator
6 Kettle base
7 Handle
8 Lid release button
Intended use
Your Black & Decker kettle has been
designed for boiling water as described in
this manual. Do not use this appliance for
any other purpose.
This product is intended for household use
Warning symbols
The following symbols are used in
this manual: Denotes risk of
personal injury or damage to the product in
case of non-observance of the instructions
in this manual.
Denotes risk of electric shock.
Important safeguards
Warning! When using mains-powered
appliances, basic safety precautions,
including the following, should always be
followed to reduce the risk of fire, electric
shock and personal injury.
Read this entire manual carefully
before using the appliance.
• The intended use is described in this
manual. The use of any accessory or
attachment or the performance of any
operation with this appliance other than
those recommended in this instruction
manual may present a risk of personal
• Retain this manual for future reference.
Using your appliance
• The temperature of accessible surfaces
may be high when the appliance is
• Do not touch hot surfaces.
• Always take care when using the
• Never pull the power supply cord to
disconnect the plug from the socket.
Keep the power supply cord away from
heat, oil and sharp edges.
• Do not place the appliance on or near
heat sources or in a heated oven.
• Do not use the appliance near flammable
or explosive materials.
• Do not use the appliance outdoors.
• Operate the appliance only with dry
• If the power supply cord is damaged
during use, disconnect the appliance
from the power supply immediately. Do
not touch the power supply cord before
disconnecting from the power supply.
• Disconnect the appliance from the power
supply when not in use, before fitting or
removing parts and before cleaning.
• Disconnect the appliance from the power
supply before filling with water.
• This appliance is not intended to be
operated by means of an external timer
or separate remote-control system.
Safety of others
• This appliance 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 use of the
appliance by a person responsible for
their safety.
• Children should be supervised to ensure
that they do not play with the appliance.
• Do not allow children or any person
unfamiliar with these instructions to use
the appliance.
• Do not allow children or animals to come
near the work area or to touch the
appliance or power supply cord.
• Close supervision is necessary when the
appliance is used near children.
After use
Extension cables & Class l product
• Remove the plug from the socket and let
the appliance cool down before leaving
it unattended and before changing,
cleaning or inspecting any parts of the
A 3-core cable must be used as your
appliance is earthed and of Class l
Up to 30m (100 ft) can be used without loss
of power.
To avoid the risk of electric shock,
do not immerse the cord, plug or
appliance in water or other liquid.
• When not in use, the appliance should
be stored in a dry place. Children should
not have access to stored appliances.
Inspection and repairs
• Before use, check the appliance for
damaged or defective parts. Check for
breakage of parts and any other
conditions that may affect its operation.
This appliance includes some or all of the
following features.
• Do not use the appliance if any part is
damaged or defective.
3 Spout
• Have any damaged or defective parts
repaired or replaced by an authorised
repair agent.
5 Power on indicator
1 On / Off switch
2 Lid
4 Maximum fill mark
6 Kettle base
7 Handle
• Before use, check the power supply
cord for signs of damage, ageing and
8 Lid release button
Before first use
• Do not use the appliance if the power
supply cord or mains plug is damaged
or defective.
• Remove all packaging from the
• If the power supply cord or mains plug
is damaged or defective it must be
repaired by an authorised repair agent in
order to avoid a hazard. Do not cut the
power supply cord and do not attempt
to repair it yourself.
• Fill the kettle with cold water to the
maximum fill mark (4). Do not over fill.
• Never attempt to remove or replace any
parts other than those specified in this
Electrical safety
This product must be earthed.
Always check that the power supply
corresponds to the voltage on the rating
If the supply cord is damaged, it must be
replaced by the manufacturer or an
authorised Black & Decker Service Centre
in order to avoid a hazard.
• Clean the appliance before first use.
• Close the lid (2). Boil the water as
described below.
• Discard the boiled water and repeat the
Warning! Always place the appliance on a
flat, clean and non-slip surface before
operating it.
Warning! Always allow the product and
contents to cool before opening the lid /
Warning! Always check the water level
while using the appliance. Never use the
appliance without sufficient water.
Warning! Steam may escape from the
Warning! This kettle must only be used
with the kettle base provided.
Note: Ensure the lid is fitted correctly
before use.
Note: Disconnect the kettle from the power
supply before filling with water.
Note: Ensure the lid is correctly fitted
before use
Note: Allow the appliance to cool before
• Place the kettle base (6) on a suitable
flat stable surface.
• Take the kettle to a water outlet.
• To open the lid, press the 2 buttons
together & lift. To avoid the danger of
burns, never do this when the water is
• Fill the kettle with cold water to the
desired level.
• To prevent dry-boiling fill to at least 250
ml (one cup).
• Do not fill the kettle beyond the
maximum fill mark (4).
Warning! If the kettle is overfilled, boiling
water may be ejected from the spout.
• Close the lid (2) and make sure it snaps
into place.
• Place the kettle on the kettle base (6).
• Insert the plug into a suitable electrical
outlet and push the switch (1) to the on
position (I).
• The power on indicator (5) will light.
• The water will start boiling, making a
rumbling noise. Do not open the lid
when the water is boiling.
• As soon as the water has boiled, the
appliance will switch off and the power
on indicator (5) will go out.
• Always ensure the kettle has turned off
before lifting it from the kettle base.
• To switch the appliance off during boiling,
push the On / Off switch (1) the off
position (O).
• If you do not want to use the boiled water
immediately, the kettle may be left on the
base. If you want to bring the water back
to boil after a while, push the on / off
switch (1) to on again.
• The outer surface of the kettle may
become hot when in use
Pouring boiled water
Caution: Insure that the kettle is switched
off before removing it from its stand.
• Take the kettle off the base.
• To avoid scalding, tilt the kettle slowly to
pour the boiled water.
• After pouring, place the kettle back on
the base and remove the plug from the
Cleaning and maintenance
Warning! Before cleaning and maintenance,
switch the appliance off, remove the plug
from the socket and allow the appliance to
Warning! Do not immerse the appliance, the
base, the cord set or the plug in water or
any other liquid.
• Wipe the exterior with a damp cloth.
• Do not use scouring pads.
• If necessary, use a mild detergent to
remove spots.
• Do not use any abrasive or solvent based
• Do not immerse the kettle, base, cord or
plug in any liquid.
Technical Data:
Input voltage:
Power input:
Protecting the environment
Separate collection. This product must not be disposed of with normal household waste.
Should you find one day that your Black & Decker product needs replacement, or if it is of no
further use to you, do not dispose it off with other household waste. Make this product available
for separate collection.
Separate collection of used products and packaging allows materials to be recycled and
used again. Use of recycled materials helps prevent environmental pollution and reduces
the demand for raw materials.
Local regulations may provide for separate collection of electrical products from the household,
at municipal waste sites or by the retailer when you purchase a new product.
Black & Decker provides a facility for the collection and recycling of Black & Decker products
once they have reached the end of their working life. To take advantage of this service please
return your product to any authorised repair agent who will collect them on our behalf. You can
check the location of your nearest authorised repair agent by contacting your local Black &
Decker office at the address indicated in this manual. A list of authorised Black & Decker repair
agents and full details of our after-sales service and contact are available on the Internet at:
Black & Decker provides a 2 Year Warranty for this product from the date of purchase against
defects due to defective materials. Accessories and Parts which undergo normal wear & tear are
not covered under warranty. Motor/element burn-outs due to voltage fluctuations are not
covered under warranty. If the product should become defective within the warranty period,
Black & Decker will repair or (at Black & Decker's discretion) replace it free of charge.
The warranty provisions do not cover failure due to accident, misuse, abuse, negligence or non
observation of local regulations on the part of the user. Equally, the warranty provisions do not
apply where the appliance has been serviced by a person not authorized by Black & Decker or
serviced with non-approved parts and this has contributed to the fault of the product.
Superseded models without a replacement equivalent will either be repaired or (at Black &
Decker's discretion) replaced with another product of similar retail value.
Fill in the Warranty Registration Card with the original Authorized Dealer's stamp (indicating date
of purchase) and attach your purchase receipt to it. Retain in case of claims in the future.
Take your defective product together with the Warranty Registration Card & purchase receipt to
your local service Centre. You can either do this in person or send it freight prepaid. If mailing or
shipping your appliance, ensure that it is packed carefully in a sturdy carton with enough
packing material to prevent damage. Include a note describing the problem to the service
Centre and be sure to give your return address.
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