Steam MULTIFUNCTION STEAMER LET’S GET STARTED. S85-CM SCSMV1SG Let’s talk safety Basic safety precautions Don’ts Do’s This STEAMER is intended for household use only and NOT for commercial or industrial use. CAUTION: Danger of scalding •Only use the steamer indoors and keep the area you’re cleaning well lit. •Keep fingers, hair and loose clothing away from moving parts and openings whilst using the steamer. •This steamer can be used by children aged from 8 years and above and persons with reduced physical, sensory or 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. Children shall not play with the steamer. Cleaning and user maintenance shall not be performed by children without supervision. •Please refer to floor manufacturer’s care recommendations before use, and test your flooring/carpet/rugs by running the steamer over a small hidden area, if no pile distortion or no damage occurs continue cleaning. Not suitable for use on wax polished floors or furniture, acrylic surfaces and synthetic, velvet or steam/water sensitive materials. •This steamer should not be used to clean electrical appliances such as microwaves, televisions and electrical heating systems etc. •Only Vax recommended cloths and accessories should be used with this steamer. This steamer is a water only product, using detergents will invalidate the guarantee. •Don’t touch any hot areas/accessories on your steamer. It’s normal for the steamer and accessories to heat up during use, always allow them to cool down before handling. •Don’t use the steamer if it has been dropped, damaged, immersed in water or left outdoors. •Don’t run over the power cord or use steamer if the power cord or plug is damaged. Please contact our Customer Care Line on 0330 026 8455 (Mon-Fri 8:30am to 6:30pm Sat 9:00am to 5:00pm). •Don’t handle the plug or use the steamer with wet hands. Don’t pull or carry the steamer by the power cord. •Don’t use the power cord as a handle, don’t pull the power cord around corners or sharp edges or close a door over the power cord. Don’t unplug the steamer by pulling on the power cord. •Don’t attempt to remove blockages with sharp objects as this may cause damage to the steamer, remove blockages only as instructed in this guide. •Don’t aim the steamer at people, animals, plants and electrical components or wires. Never touch the steam jet (there is a risk of scalding). •Don’t use the steamer with incorrect voltage as this may result in damage or injury to the user. The correct voltage is listed on the ratings label. •Don’t use the steamer to clean or refresh any items of clothing that are still being worn on the body. •Don’t leave the steamer turned on when unattended. •Always fill the water tank with water only. Never add perfume, stain remover or products containing alcohol. Filling the water tank with hot or boiling water will damage the steamer and invalidate the guarantee. •Always vacuum your carpets thoroughly and ensure hard floor areas are free from grit and debris before using your steamer. •Always unplug the steamer and allow to cool before carrying out any maintenance. •Turn off all controls on the steamer before disconnecting or connecting the power cord, after use always wrap the power cord around the cord clips. •Take extra care when cleaning on the stairs. •Always replace the fuse in the plug with a British 13amp fuse. Always protect the power cord from heated surfaces and open flames. •Use only CE approved 13amp extension cords, non-approved extension cords can overheat. Care should be taken to arrange the extension cord as it could be a trip hazard. •Store the steamer in a cool, dry area away from children. Before storing the steamer please make sure the water tank is thouroughly clean and empty. PLEASE KEEP INSTRUCTIONS FOR FURTHER USE AND USE ONLY AS INSTRUCTED IN THIS GUIDE. Thank you for buying this Steam product Contents Let’s talk safety Taking care of your sealed hard floors and surfaces Vax Steam products are designed to make steam cleaning your hard floors and surfaces regularly, as effective and efficient as possible, and this user guide will help you get the most out of your machine. Maintaining your hard floors and surfaces with our Steam products will ensure they keep looking beautiful and are hygienically clean. Taking care of your Multifunction Steamer Also inside this guide are instructions on maintaining your new machine, so that it’s always ready when you are to tackle your hard floors and surfaces. Taking care of you We’re here if you need us. Instead of taking me back to the shop, simply visit: vax.co.uk/support or call: (UK) 0330 026 8455 (ROI) 1-800 928 308 Monday-Friday 8:30am to 6:30pm, Saturday 9:00am to 5:00pm Calls are charged at the UK local rate. Please make a note of the serial number and model number of the product before calling. Alternatively, you can write to us at: Vax Ltd., Plot 302, Stonebridge Cross Business Park, Hampton Lovett, Droitwich, Worcestershire, WR9 0LW, UK This user guide can be found online at: vax.co.uk/support Let us know what you think @VaxUK Steam Clean Multi and Steam Glide Included with your machine Getting to know your machine Measuring Jug Getting started Concentration Nozzle Using your machine Squeegee Taking care of your machine Small Round Brush Let’s talk technical Grout Brush What to do if it goes wrong Utility Head Getting in touch Utility Head Pad Accessories Microfibre Pad Notes Carpet Glider Getting to know your machine Handle Getting started PLEASE READ ‘LET’S TALK SAFETY’ AT THE BEGINNING BEFORE USE Before you Begin Quick release cord hook CAUTION • The steamer and accessories get very hot during use, always allow them to cool down before handling. • Always unplug and switch off the steamer when assembling or disassembling. • Always switch off the steamer before emptying the water tank or changing the cloths/accessories. IMPORTANT • Please refer to floor manufacturer’s care recommendations before use and test the steamer on a hidden area of flooring to begin with. • Test for colour fastness in a small hidden area of upholstery/fabric to check for colour removal before use. • When using the steamer, basic safety precautions should always be observed. • Don’t aim the steamer at people, animals, plants and electrical components or wires. Never touch the steam jet or floorhead from a short distance (there is a risk of scalding). • The steamer is equipped with a thermostat and a thermal cut-out. If for any reason the steamer overheats it will switch off. If this happens turn off and unplug the steamer, allow to cool for at least 2 to 4 hours and re-try. • Don’t use hot or boiling water to fill or clean water tank. Handle release button Quick release cord hook Handheld handle Assembling your steamer Handheld steam trigger (hidden) On / off & steam control dial Power on indicator Water tank cap Water tank (Part of unit) Accessory floorhead release button Floorhead Carpet Glider Push the main body down into the floorhead until it clicks into place. Technical Specification Accessories & Consumables Name Steam Clean Multi S85-CM Name Steam Glide SCSMV1SG Voltage 220-240v˜50Hz Voltage 220-240v˜50Hz Wattage 1300w Wattage 1300w Cord length 5m Cord length 5m Weight 2.5kg Weight 2.5kg Microfibre Pads (Type 1) 1-1-131448-00 Pro Cleaning Pads (Type 6) 1-1-132319-01 Coral Cleaning Pads (Type 3) 1-1-131643-00 Carpet Glider (Type 3) 1-1-133527-00 Subject to technical change without notice. *To purchase consumables and accessories, please visit vax.co.uk Push the handle into main body until it clicks into place. The collar should be gripped when connecting or releasing the handle. Stand the steamer upright by pushing the main body forward to lock into position. Using your machine Using your machine IMPORTANT: When using on carpets, always make sure the Microfibre Pad is used and covers the floorhead entirely before using the Carpet Glider. Only use the Carpet Glider when refreshing carpets. IMPORTANT • Never turn the steamer over when water is in the tank, as some water may leak through the air valve. It is normal for the water tube to make a rattling sound inside the water tank during use. Refreshing carpets Filling water tank Correct Incorrect Remove floorhead and handle and place steamer on flat surface. Twist water tank cap anticlockwise and lift to remove. Do not fill directly from tap or over sink. Keep steamer on flat surface. Use the Measuring Jug and fill the tank with 330ml (2 x 165ml) of water. Replace cap, align tabs and twist clockwise to tighten. The water tank cap has lock and unlock padlock symbols. P TI Place the Microfibre Pad on the floor white side facing up. Place steamer onto pad making sure the entire pad covers the floorhead. With Microfibre Pad attached, push steamer into front of the Carpet Glider, then place back of the floorhead into the clip. The Carpet Glider should only be used when refreshing carpets. Plug into mains, turn dial to ‘ON’ position, the red light will illuminate to indicate power on. There will be no sounds for the first 30 seconds whilst it is heating up. Place your foot on floorhead and pull handle backwards to recline. Move the steamer slowly backwards and forwards across the carpet paying particular attention to high traffic areas. To release the Carpet Glider, place your foot on clip and push down. Lift steamer to remove. Cleaning hard floors Twist the steam control dial to desired setting. Steam is activated automatically. Take care when changing settings during cleaning. IMPORTANT • Never use the steamer without a Microfibre Pad attached to the floorhead. • Never leave the steamer on one spot for an extended period of time or with a damp or wet Microfibre Pad attached as this may damage the floor surface. Place the Microfibre Pad on the floor white side facing up. Place the floorhead onto Microfibre Pad making sure the Microfibre Pad covers the entire floorhead. Place foot onto the floorhead and pull handle backwards to recline. Plug into mains, turn dial to ‘ON’; the red light will illuminate to indicate power on. The steamer will be ready after approximately 30 seconds. There will be no sounds for the first 30 seconds whilst it is heating up. Move the steamer slowly backwards and forwards across the floor paying particular attention to high traffic areas. To steam your floors twist the steam control dial to desired setting. Steam is activated automatically. Take care when changing settings during cleaning. Turn dial to ‘OFF’ position and allow steamer to cool, the amber light will switch off. Hold corner of pad down with your foot and lift steamer to peel away. Switch OFF and allow to cool first. Steam is automatic in stick mop mode. CAUTION Using your machine Using your machine IMPORTANT: The handheld is to be used with water only, putting detergent into the water tank can cause damage. Always check the tools are clean and free from debris, don’t use if damaged, broken or worn. CAUTION: Never use the Squeegee on cold glass/windows as it may cause damage. Attaching accessories Using the machine as a handheld Attaching brushes Push handle release button and lift handle to remove. The collar should be gripped with one hand when releasing the handle with the other hand. Press accessory release button and lift steamer to release floorhead. Push Concentration Nozzle into steamer until it clicks into place. Small tools can be attached via the Concentration Nozzle. Push together to click into position and secure. Push hard and ensure click is heard. Add pull test on brushes to check tools are secure. Attaching Utility Head Stretch utility pad over Utility Head. Push Utility Head and pad into steamer until secure. It will not lock into place. Pull test to check it is secure. Attaching Squeegee Plug into mains, turn the dial to ‘on’ position. The red light will illuminate to indicate power on. Twist the steam control dial to desired setting. Align the tab on the Squeegee with the Utility Head and utility pad, push together to lock into position. Please note that the utility pad must be attached to the Utility Head before the Squeegee can be fitted on. Squeegee will not connect without the pad on first. After attaching your chosen accessory gently pull to make sure it’s locked into place or feels secure. Always switch OFF the steamer before attaching the concentration tool and accessories. To produce steam squeeze the trigger in short bursts. Don’t hold the trigger continuously to prevent over wetting. Allow 30 seconds for steamer to warm up. No sound will be heard until trigger is pressed. No steam will be visible until after 30 seconds. CAUTION Push Utility Head and Squeegee into steamer until secure. It will not lock into place but should sit firmly against steamer. To remove, pull Squeegee down on tab. P TI Using your machine Taking care of your machine IMPORTANT: Taps should be turned off when steaming around them. Don’t steam clean ovens, oven surfaces or grills when hot, allow to cool to room temperature first. IMPORTANT: Don’t use bleach or fabric softener when washing the Microfibre Pad. Always allow the steamer to fully cool down before removing the Microfibre Pad. IMPORTANT: Never remove the water tank cap with the product upright as water could leak out–always remove the floorhead and handle and place on a flat surface before removing the water tank cap. Using the accessories Concentration Nozzle Small brush Grout Brush Use to remove soap scum in baths and shower enclosures and to clean heavily soiled areas in kitchens. Ideal for any surface from tiles, sinks, toilets and oven tops. Lifts embedded dirt from inbetween tiles. Utility Head and pad Squeegee Emptying the water tank Unplug, remove floorhead and handle place steamer on flat surface. Twist water tank cap anticlockwise and lift to remove. Empty any excess water over an empty sink. Cleaning the Microfibre/Utility Head Pad 40˚C MAX Attach utility pad to Utility Head for use on upholstery and clothes. Do not use detergent on fabrics and upholstery. 24hr Great for leaving your windows, tiles and mirrors gleaming. The Microfibre/Utility Head Pad are machine washable (Max 40⁰C) allow to fully dry before use. Utility Head Pad is hand wash only. Test for colour fastness in a small hidden area of upholstery/fabric to check for colour removal before use. Ensure steamer is unpluged before emptying water tank. CAUTION CAUTION Let’s talk technical Accessories Don’t forget your accessories! IMPORTANT: Turn dial on steamer to ‘OFF’ position, switch off at mains and unplug safely. Allow to fully cool down before performing maintenance or troubleshooting checks. Order at: www.vax.co.uk/spares-and-solutions Clearing blockages 2x Microfibre Pads (Type 1) 1-1-131448-00 Microfibre Pads, ideal to remove dirt and grime. These cleaning pads attach to the base of the steamer so it’s quick and easy to fit and remove. Pro Cleaning Pads (Type 6) 1-1-132319-00 Push the accessory floorhead release button and lift the main body from the floorhead to remove. Also remove the handle. Use a small thin object such as a paperclip to insert into the nozzle and clear any blockage. To clear a blockage in the floorhead, remove the Microfibre Pad from the floorhead, insert a small thin object, such as a paperclip, into the steam holes to remove any blockage. 3x pro cleaning pads. Ideal for stubborn stain removal throughout your home. These cleaning pads attach to the base of the steamer so it’s quick and easy to fit and remove. Steam Mop Cleaning Pads 1-1-131864-00 2x Microfibre Pads, ideal to remove dirt and grime. 2x coral cleaning pads for your steamer. Super absorbent and ideal for removing stubborn stains. Total Home 1-1-132528-00 8x Microfibre Pads. Avoid cross contamination between different areas of your home with this Total Home Cleaning Kit. Kit contains 8 x coloured Microfibre Pads for all areas of your home. Kit also contains a free wash bag worth £9.99. 3x Microfibre Pads (Type 2) 1-1-133071-00 3 washable Microfibre Pads for everyday hard floor cleaning. Drawstring attachment ideal for everyday cleaning. Washing machine washable for continuous use. Coral Cleaning Pad Kit (Type 3) 1-1-131643-00 2 coral cleaning pads – super absorbent washable pads, ideal for subborn stains and cleaning uneven surfaced such as slate. What to do if it goes wrong Getting in touch CAUTION: Always unplug the steamer before performing maintenance/troubleshooting checks. Problem Solution • Check the ‘This pack contains’ panel on the box to make sure the part is included with your steamer. Is there an accessory missing? † • Check the on/off control dial position. The steamer has no power. • Check the amber light is illuminated. • The plug may not be fully pushed into the electrical socket. • Check the fuse in the plug if this needs replacing, always replace with a British 13amp fuse. • There may be no water in water tank, check the water tank has water. Why is the steamer not producing steam? • Check the water tank cap is securely fitted onto the water tank. • The water may not yet be at temperature . The steamer will take approximately 30 seconds to heat up. • Steam path may be blocked. Go to ‘Let’s talk technical’. • Check steam control dial has been turned to ‘on’. • Water tank level may be low, refill with water. • If using as a stick mop - handle may not be fully inserted. Release handle, press handheld trigger to check steam is working. Re-insert handle until it clicks into place. • The Microfibre Pad may already be saturated or dirty. Wash the Microfibre Pad, go to ‘Taking care of your machine’. Why won’t the Microfibre pad pick up dirt? † Registration required. Terms and conditions apply, see vax.co.uk for details. * Calls are charged at the UK local rate. Please make a note of the serial number and model number of the product before calling. Notes Notes GET IN TOUCH 0330 026 8455 email@example.com vax.co.uk VaxVacuums @VaxUK EEC Statement of Compliance: Manufacturer/EEC importer: Vax Limited, hereby on our own responsibility, declare that the S85-CM and SCSMV1SG are manufactured in compliance with the following Directives: Safety: 2006/95/EC Low Voltage Directive. EMC: 2004/108/EC Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive. Waste electrical products should not be disposed of with household waste. Please recycle where facilities exist. Check with your Local Authority or retailer for recycling advice. © 2016 Vax Limited. All rights reserved. The VAX trade mark and Vax lozenge is the property of Techtronic Floor Care Technology Ltd and is registered in the EU and may be pending or registered in other countries.
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