Bissell 1725 Vacuum Cleaner User Manual

™
Perfect Sweep TURBO
USER’S GUIDE
2800, 2810 & 2900 SERIES
Safety Instructions
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Product View
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Assembly
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Operations / Maintenance
Troubleshooting
Replacement Parts
Warranty
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Thanks for buying a Perfect Sweep TURBO
We’re glad you purchased a Perfect Sweep TURBO. Everything we know
about floor care and cleaning went into the design and construction of this
handy appliance.
Your Perfect Sweep TURBO is well made, and we back it with a limited one
year warranty. We also stand behind it with a knowledgeable, dedicated
Consumer Services Department, so, should you ever have a problem, you’ll
receive fast, considerate assistance.
My great-grandfather invented the floor sweeper in 1876. Today, BISSELL
is a global leader in the design, manufacture, and service of high quality
homecare products like your Perfect Sweep TURBO.
Thanks again, from all of us at BISSELL.
Mark J. Bissell
President and Chief Executive Officer
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IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
Read all instructions before using the Perfect
Sweep TURBO.
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WARNING:
When using an
electrical appliance, basic precautions
should be observed, including the following:
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Store indoors.
Do not expose to rain.
Do not immerse or use on wet surfaces.
Do not handle with wet hands.
Do not use Perfect Sweep TURBO if it has
been dropped, damaged, left outdoors
or dropped into water - take it to a
Service Center.
Do not damage the charging cord. Never
carry or pull by the cord, use cord as a
handle, close door on cord, or pull cord
around sharp edges or corners. Keep cord
away from heated surfaces.
Do not use an extension cord. DC adapter
should plug directly into electrical outlet.
Do not put any object into appliance openings,
or restrict air flow.
Do not use with any opening blocked.
Do not pick up hot, burning or smoking objects
such as cigarettes, matches or hot ashes.
Do not pick up flammable or combustible
materials (lighter fluid, gasoline, kerosene,
etc.) or use in the presence of explosive
liquids or vapor.
Do not use appliance 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 vapors.
Do not pick up toxic material (chlorine bleach,
ammonia, drain cleaner, gasoline, etc.).
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Do not use for any purpose other than
described in this User’s Guide.
Use only the DC adapter supplied by
BISSELL to recharge your Perfect Sweep
TURBO.
Use charger unit only in standard electrical
outlet (120v - 60hz).
Keep openings free of dust, lint, hair, etc.
Disconnect Perfect Sweep TURBO from
DC adapter before maintenance or cleaning.
Be extra careful when cleaning stairs.
This product contains rechargeable nickel
cadmium batteries. Do not incinerate
batteries or they will explode when exposed
to high temperatures.
Battery cell leaks can occur under extreme
conditions. If battery cell liquid comes in
contact with the skin:
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Wash immediately with soap and water.
Then . . .
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Neutralize with a mild acid such as
vinegar or lemon juice.
If battery cell liquid gets into the eyes:
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Flush immediately with clean water for a
minimum of 10 minutes.
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Seek medical attention.
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS.
This model is for household use only.
WARNING: The Power Cord on this product
contains lead, a chemical known to the State
of California to cause birth defects or other
reproductive harm.
WASH HANDS AFTER HANDLING.
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Handle
Grip
Handle
Assembly
Metal
Extension
Handle
Power Switch
Charging
Indicator Light
Charging Port
Handle Clip
Dirt Cup
DC Adapter
How To Use This Guide
This User’s Guide has been designed to help get the most
satisfaction from the Perfect Sweep TURBO rechargeable
sweeper. Enclosed you’ll find assembly instructions, tips for all
cleaning tasks, safety precautions, plus maintenance and
troubleshooting instructions.
Please read this Guide thoroughly before using your Perfect Sweep
TURBO. Pay particular attention to the parts diagram, assembly
instructions and part names. Following the Guide will greatly
enhance your ability to get the most performance from your
Perfect Sweep TURBO for many years.
Rotating
Brush
Dual Edge
Cleaning
Brushes
WARNING:
Electric/electronic appliances
should not be subjected to extreme
temperatures or high humidity. Do
not store the Perfect Sweep TURBO
in bathing areas or close to stoves,
furnaces or radiators.
How to Assemble the Perfect Sweep TURBO
The Perfect Sweep TURBO requires very little assembly.
Remove it from the box and check it against the illustration to
familiarize yourself with the components listed. The exploded
view drawing with part names will also be helpful if you should
need to order a part at a later time.
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Quick and Easy Assembly
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Assemble the Handle by screwing together two pieces
of the Metal Extension Handle. Place the colored Handle
Grip on top of the metal extension assembly and twist
clockwise until secure. Screw the Handle Clip into the
bottom of the Metal Extension Handle assembly.
Place bottom of Handle Clip into the opening at the top
of the Perfect Sweep TURBO. Push firmly until the button
at the bottom “clicks” into place in the opening.
The Perfect Sweep TURBO must be fully charged before
using. To charge the unit, plug the DC Adapter into a
standard electrical outlet (120v-60hz); plug the opposite
end into the Charging Port on the back side of your Perfect
Sweep TURBO. The Charging Indicator Light will illuminate
when properly connected and will not turn off when fully
charged. The Perfect Sweep TURBO is now charging.
Note: The Power Switch must be in the OFF
position when charging.
Charging Cord with
DC Adapter Plug
Plug into Charging Port
on the Motor side of the
Perfect Sweep Turbo.
Charging the Battery
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When completely charged, the Perfect Sweep TURBO
provides up to 60 minutes of full cleaning power.
When charging for the first time, allow to charge uninterrupted
for at least 16 hours. Thereafter, charge at least 12 hours to
renew the Perfect Sweep TURBO battery.
Note: The Power Switch must be in the OFF
position when charging.
Decreased operating time may indicate the battery has
built up a charging resistance. To recharge, first completely
exhaust the battery, recharge it, then exhaust it again before
recharging a second time. This procedure may be required
more than once.
When charging is complete, be sure to unplug the
Perfect Sweep TURBO from the charger.
If your battery still fails to recharge or does not hold a charge of
normal duration, call:
BISSELL Consumer Services
1-800-237-7691
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. — 10 p.m. ET
Saturday 9 a.m. — 8 p.m. ET
Or visit our website @ www.bissell.com
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How To Use Your Perfect Sweep TURBO
The Perfect Sweep TURBO is a quick and easy way to clean your
bare floors and carpet.
Tip back the Handle into typical use position and gently tap the
Power Switch on the sweeper with your foot.
Note: The unit will not turn on if the Dirt Cup is
not secure.
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WARNING:
Perfect Sweep TURBO will not
pick up crayons, marbles, and
other large or hard objects.
To clean small areas, detach the Handle by depressing the
Handle Clip button where the bottom of the Handle slides
into the Perfect Sweep TURBO and pull the entire Handle
Assembly out. Use the Perfect Sweep TURBO by holding
the built-in hand grip.
When done, replace the Handle (if detached) and store for the
next use.
Maintenance
The Dirt Cup should be emptied after each use.
Make sure that the Perfect Sweep TURBO is in the “OFF”
position.
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With the sweeper facing toward you, lift the Dirt Cup out.
Carry the Dirt Cup to a waste container and empty.
Replace the Dirt Cup by gently pressing it into the foot of the
sweeper. Make sure that it fits securely.
Clean exterior surfaces with a soft cloth dampened with water only.
Do not use a strong detergent or other cleaner - this may damage
the finish. Always unplug the Perfect Sweep TURBO from the
electrical outlet before cleaning the surface.
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See the following instructions to dispose of the batteries after they have exceeded the battery life.
WARNING: This product contains a nickel-cadmium (Ni-Cd) rechargeable
battery pack. According to Federal and State regulations, removal and proper
disposal of Ni-Cd batteries is required. For removal of the battery pack in your
Perfect Sweep TURBO, see instructions below:
1. IMPORTANT: Unplug charger.
2. Remove handle and dirt cup.
3. Remove (10) Phillips head screws on the bottom cover as shown in picture.
4. Separate top and bottom cover.
5. Remove wire connectors from the battery pack.
6. Keep Battery Pack together - DO NOT separate individual batteries.
For specific disposal instructions of batteries, please contact:
RBRC (Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation) 1-800-822-8837 or
visit the website: www.rbrc.com
7. Discard remainder of product.
10 Screws
Caution: Disconnecting the battery will destroy the appliance and invalidate the warranty.
Troubleshooting
No Power
Possible Causes
Remedies
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Perfect Sweep TURBO is not charged
thoroughly.
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Dirt Cup is not secure in the unit.
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Make sure Perfect Sweep TURBO has been properly plugged
into an outlet for the recommended amount of time. See
"Charging the Battery" on page 5.
Press down on the unit for a snug fit.
If suggested solutions for this or any function of the Perfect Sweep TURBO
do not correct the problem, call BISSELL Consumer Services.
Replacement Parts
You may purchase replacement parts from your retailer, by calling
BISSELL Consumer Services or by visiting our website. To locate a
retailer near you, or to place an order using Visa, MasterCard,
Discover or American Express, call
BISSELL Consumer Services
1-800-237-7691
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. — 10 p.m. ET
Saturday
9 a.m. — 8 p.m. ET
Or visit our website @ www.bissell.com
Item Part No.
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203-1257
203-1253
203-1254
203-1255
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Part Name
DC Adapter
Metal Extension Handle with Handle Grip
Handle Clip
Dirt Cup
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Warranty
This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which may vary from state to
state. If you need additional instruction regarding this warranty or have questions regarding what it may cover, please
contact BISSELL Consumer Services by e-mail, telephone, or regular mail as described below.
Limited One Year Warranty
Subject to the *EXCEPTIONS AND EXCLUSIONS identified below, upon receipt of the product, BISSELL Homecare,
Inc. will repair or replace (with new or remanufactured components or products), at BISSELL’s option, free of charge
from the date of purchase by the original purchaser, for one year any defective or malfunctioning part.
See information below on "If your BISSELL product should require service".
This warranty applies to product used for personal, and not commercial or rental service. This warranty does not
apply to routine maintenance components such as belts or brushes. Damage or malfunction caused by negligence,
abuse, or use not in accordance with the User's Guide is not covered.
If your BISSELL product should require service:
Call BISSELL Consumer Services at the number listed below or visit the BISSELL website - www.bissell.com to
locate a BISSELL Authorized Service Center in your area.
-- The machine should be returned with a photocopy of your proof of purchase. (Your dated sales receipt is your
warranty - do not send original.)
If you need information about repairs or replacement parts, or if you have questions about your warranty, contact
BISSELL Consumer Services.
Website or E-mail:
www.bissell.com
Use the “Customer Services” tab.
Or Call:
BISSELL Consumer Services
1-800-237-7691
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 10 p.m. ET
Saturday 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. ET
Or Write:
BISSELL Homecare, Inc.
PO Box 3606
Grand Rapids, MI 49501
ATTN: Consumer Services
BISSELL HOMECARE INC. IS NOT LIABLE FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY NATURE
ASSOCIATED WITH THE USE OF THIS PRODUCT. BISSELL’S LIABILITY WILL NOT EXCEED THE PURCHASE
PRICE OF THE PRODUCT.
Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation
or exclusion may not apply to you.
*EXCEPTIONS AND EXCLUSIONS FROM THE TERMS OF THE LIMITED WARRANTY
THIS WARRANTY IS EXCLUSIVE AND IN LIEU OF ANY OTHER WARRANTIES EITHER
ORAL OR WRITTEN. ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES WHICH MAY ARISE BY OPERATION
OF LAW, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ARE LIMITED TO THE ONE YEAR DURATION
FROM THE DATE OF PURCHASE AS DESCRIBED ABOVE.
Some states do not allow limitations on how long an implied
warranty lasts, so the above limitation may not apply to you.
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©2004 BISSELL Homecare, Inc
Grand Rapids, Michigan
All rights reserved. Printed in China
Part Number 603-2565
Rev 5/04
Visit our website at:
www.bissell.com
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