Ash Vac
Models: DEFAV007
Congratulations on the purchase of this high-quality product. Please
read this operating instruction carefully, before you use the appliance.
It gives important notes for the use and maintenance of the appliance.
Please retain for future reference.
Description of the appliance:
• Powerful and compact
• Multiple air filter system guarantees a hygienic cleaning.
• User-friendly design
Appliance figure:
Container lock tab
Suction hole
Power cord
Aluminium nozzle
Important Safety Instructions
If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by the manufacturer, its service agent or a
similarly qualified person.
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 vacuum any sharp-edged, hot or incandescent materials.
The appliance should not be exposed to heat.
For use with cold ashes only!
Do not vacuum any moist or liquid substances. Never immerse the appliance in water.
Unplug the appliance form the mains supply socket after use and before every cleaning.
Pull the plug, not the mains cable, in order to disconnect the appliance from the mains.
Do not put any object into openings. Do not use with any opening blocked. Keep free of
dust, lint, hair etc.
Do not use the vacuum cleaner without dust container or dust filter bag in place.
Do not vacuum any flour, cement, soot, etc, in order to avoid the overloads.
The appliance should only be cleaned with a dry or damp cloth; it should never immersed in
water. Do not use any solvents for cleaning.
This appliance is intended for domestic use only and not for commercial applications.
Avoid the nozzle touching the surface of the furniture.
Do not use the mains wire to carry the appliance. Do not pull the mains wire over sharp
Filter Bag
Hepa Filter
Before you start the appliance, make sure that the
filter bag is in the position
Unwind the power cord.
Plug the appliance and switch on.
Unplug the appliance after use.
For use with cold ashes only!
Cleaning and maintenance:
Open the container.
Take out the filter bag.
Empty the container.
Wash off the filter bag with cleaning water.
Let the filter bag dry.
To clean the HEPA Cartridge Filter
Assemble the vacuum cleaner.
When the Ash Vac is in use dust will be attracted to the filter,
To avoid loss of suction the motor must be switched off and the filter cleaned.
To clean the filter, open the two retaining clips and remove the motor/lid assembly
For daily maintenance, hold the lid/motor assembly over the chamber of the Ash Vac and clean
the filter by gently tapping, allowing ash dust to fall into the chamber. Then clean between the
pleats of the filter using a soft brush.
For weekly maintance, remove the filter from the motor/lid assembly. It is removed by a simple
pulling/twisting motion and tap the filter on a hard surface. Then clean between the pleats of
the filter using a soft brush. Refit the filter by pushing into place. If the filter is worn or damaged
in any way, it should be replaced immediately.
The chambers of the Ash Vac should be checked regularly and emptied when ¾ full. The filter should be cleaned whenever a loss of suction occurs. Please check the hose for
It is recommended that cleaning is performed outdoors.
Error detection
Before you contact our service center, please check the following:
Possible reason
Motor does not start
-Power cord not firmly plugged into outlet
-Outlet damaged
-Cleaner not switched on
-Plug unit firmly
-Check the Outlet
-Switch on the appliance
Suction power is
-Unit clogged
-Dust filter needs cleaning
-Dust container not in position
-Filter blocked
-Remove the blockage
-Clean the dust filter
-Attach the dust container again to the cleaner
-Clean the filter
This product is guaranteed for a period of one year from the date of purchase. During this period
we will remedy all defects free of charge, which can be demonstrably attributed to material or
manufacturing defects, by repair or exchange.
This guarantee is only valid if the appliance has been used in accordance with the instructions
and provided that it has not been modified, repaired or interfered with, by any unauthorized
person, or damaged through misuse.
Technical data:
Rated voltage: 220-240V AC
Rated frequency: 50/60Hz
Sound level: <78dB(A)
Circuit illustration:
Vacuum cleaner x 1
Hose x 1
Operating instructions x 1
Aluminium nozzle x 1
Filter bag x 1
HEPA x 1
Power Plug
Replacement filters:
DEFAVF006A Double Chamber
Replacement Hepa Filter
DEFAVF006B Double Chamber
Replacement Filter Bag
Replacement filters can be bought in your local DIY/Hardware store.
Contact Details
Unit 5,
Northern Cross Business Park,
North Road,
Dublin 11,
Tel: Fax: Website:
+353 1 823 9200
+353 1 823 9222
De Vielle,
Unit 5, Northern Cross Business Park, North Road, Finglas, Dublin 11, Ireland
TEL: +353 1 823 9200 EC Declaration of Conformity
We herewith declare, De Vielle, Unit 5, Northern Cross Business Park, North Road, Finglas, Dublin 11, Ireland, that
the following product complies with the appropriate basic safety and health requirements of the EC Directive
based on its design and type, as brought into circulation by us.
In case of alteration of the product, not agreed upon by us, this declaration will lose its validity
Serial Number:
Ash Vac
Rated input voltage:
Rated power input:
220-240 V AC 50 Hz
1200 W
Applicable EC Directives:
EC Directive of Electromagnetic Compatibility 2004/108/EC
Tested according to:
EN 55014-1:2006+A1:2009
EN 55014-2:1997+A1:2001+A2:2008
EN 61000-3-2:2006+A1:2009+A2:2009
EN 61000-3-3:2008
The crossed out wheelie bin symbol on this item indicates that
this appliance needs to be disposed of in an environmentally
friendly way when it becomes of no further use or has worn
out. Contact your local authority for details of where to take
the item for re-cycling.
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