Air Mini
hoover.ae
HC87-AMM
Contents
Contents
Machine Overview
General Safety Information
Machine Overview
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Getting Started
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Looking After Your Machine – Filters
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Looking After Your Machine – Filters
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FAQs
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Other Information
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Dirt container lid
Inner cyclones
Dirt container
Hose connector
Main body
Cord rewind button
Wheel outer
Base
Handle
Dirt container release button
On/Off button
Wheel inner and filter housing
Upholstery tool
Dusting brush
Crevice tool
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NOTE: Some parts may vary according to model. Please check inside flap of box for more details.
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General Safety Information
Getting Started
This vacuum cleaner is intended for household use only and NOT for commercial or industrial use.
Please keep instructions for further use.
PLEASE READ SAFETY INFORMATION BEFORE USE (p3)
Before plugging the cord into the electrical outlet, make sure the switch is in the ‘off’ position.
Hold the vacuum cleaner firmly when starting and in use.
When using the vacuum cleaner basic safety precautions should always be observed, including the following:
Assembling your cylinder
1. Only use the vacuum cleaner indoors on dry surfaces.
2. Turn off the on/off switch on the vacuum cleaner controls before disconnecting or connecting
from the mains supply.
3. Always unplug the vacuum cleaner before connecting or disconnecting the vacuum hose
and accessories.
4. Children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play with the appliance.
5. This appliance is not intended for use by children under eight years of age and persons 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 in a safe way and understands the
hazards involved.
6. Cleaning and maintenance shall not be made by children without supervision.
7. The appliance should only be used as described in the quick start guide or in the full online
user guide.
8. Only Hoover recommended attachments should be used with this appliance.
9. Do not use this vacuum cleaner if it has been dropped, damaged, left outdoors or dropped into
water. Do not use this vacuum cleaner with a damaged cord or plug. If the supply cord is
damaged return the vacuum cleaner to Hoover or an authorised service agent for examination,
repair or adjustment.
10. Do not pull or carry this appliance by the cord. Do not use the cord as a handle, close a door on
the cord or pull the cord around sharp edges or corners. Do not run the vacuum cleaner over the
cord. Keep the cord away from heated surfaces.
11. Do not handle the plug or the vacuum cleaner with wet hands.
12. Keep hair, loose clothing, fingers and all parts of the body away from openings and moving parts.
13. Do not pick up any hot coals, cigarette butts, matches or any hot, smoking or burning objects.
14. Do not pick up any flammable or combustible materials (lighter fluid, petrol, kerosene etc.)
or use in the presence of explosive liquids or vapours.
15. Do not vacuum up harmful or toxic material (chlorine, bleach, ammonia, drain cleaner etc.).
16. Do not vacuum up hard or sharp objects such as glass, nails, screws, coins etc.
17. Store the vacuum cleaner in a cool, dry area.
18. Use only CE approved 13 amp extension cords. Non-approved cords may overheat.
Care should be taken to arrange the cord so that the cord cannot be tripped over.
19. Do not put any objects into openings. Do not use with any openings blocked and do not restrict
airflow. Keep all openings free of dust, lint, hair or anything that might reduce airflow.
20. Do not use without all of the filters in place.
21. Keep vacuuming area well lit.
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Insert the end of the
hose into the unit.
Ensure the hose has
clicked into place.
How to use
Slot the metal
telescopic extension
tube and hose handle
together. All accessories
can be fitted to the end
of the metal telescopic
extension tube.
Fully unwind the power
Plug in and switch the
cord. A yellow mark on
unit on by pressing the
the cord indicates the
power button.
recommended cord length.
Do not exceed the cord
beyond the yellow mark.
Carpets
Hard Floors
Storage
Cable rewind button is located
at the rear of the machine. After
unplugging press the cable rewind
until the cord is fully retracted.
To vary the suction power
open/close the sliders on
the hose handle.
For use on carpets click
rocker switch forward.
For use on hard floors
click rocker switch back.
For convenience there is a parking slot located at the rear of the
vacuum cleaner where the floor head and tubes can be attached for
storage and carrying
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Looking After Your Machine – Filters
WARNING: Always switch off and unplug the vacuum cleaner from the electrical socket before assembling,
opening or emptying the dirt container, or before connecting/disconnecting the attachments.
Looking After Your Machine – Filters
Cleaning the pre-motor filter
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IMPORTANT: Filters need to be cleaned every time you empty the dirt container for best cleaning results.
Do not use your vacuum cleaner without all of the filters in place.
IMPORTANT: The motor is equipped with a thermal cut-out. If for any reason the unit should overheat,
the thermostat will automatically turn the unit off.
Emptying and cleaning the dirt container
Hold the dirt container and twist
the lid anti-clockwise.
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Lift the lid to reveal the
pre-motor filter.
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Press dirt container release button
to remove the dirt container.
Hold dirt container over a bin and
press dirt release button to open,
allowing dirt to fall out.
Lift out the pre-motor filter.
40C Max
24hr
To remove the inner shroud,
hold the container and rotate the
shroud clockwise.
Tap excess dirt from the filter rinse under a tap and leave to dry for 24 hours.
TAP
Cleaning the HEPA post-motor filter
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Hold the container and turn the
inner separator anti-clockwise.
Post-motor filter is located in the
right side wheel. Hold the centre
of the wheel and twist wheel cover
anti-clockwise.
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With the wheel cover off the postmotor filter is easily removed.
Tap all excess dirt off the filter.
Do not wash.
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FAQs
Warning: To reduce the risk of personal injury, unplug the vacuum cleaner before performing maintenance
/troubleshooting checks.
Is there an accessory missing?
•Check the ‘Getting Started’ page in this guide or the box that the machine came in to make sure that the part
is definitely included in your unit.• If it is missing, we’re here to help. Please contact your local service agent.
Why won’t the vacuum cleaner pick up?
• The filters may need cleaning, please refer to the ‘Looking After Your Machine – Filters’
page of this user guide (p5-6)
• The separator may be clogged, please refer to the ‘Looking After Your Machine – Filters’
page of this user guide (p5-6)
•There may be a blockage in the hose, please check the hose and remove the blockage
• The dirt container may be full or blocked, please refer to the ‘Looking After Your Machine
– Emptying and cleaning dirt container’ page of this user guide (p5)
•The dirt container may be incorrectly installed, please ensure the dirt container is locked in place
What do I do if an accessory/the unit becomes damaged or broken?
•Please check if the damage is with the accessory or the unit. To do this, firstly remove the accessory from
the unit and check if there is suction from the hose. If there is suction from the hose this confirms that the
damage is with the accessory. Please visit Hoover.ae or contact your local service agent.
Why is dust escaping from the vacuum?
•The filters may not be installed correctly, please refer to the ‘Looking After Your Machine – Filters’
page of the user guide (p5-6)
•The dirt container may be full or blocked, please refer to the ‘Looking After Your Machine
– Emptying and cleaning dirt container’ page of this user guide (p5)
•The filters may need cleaning, please refer to the ‘Looking After Your Machine – Filters’
page of this user guide (p5-6)
•There may be a blockage in the hose, please check the hose and remove the blockage
Why does my vacuum cleaner have no power?
•It may not be plugged into the electrical socket correctly. Ensure that the plug is pushed into the electrical
socket securely
•The electrical socket may not be working. Check the fuse or breaker and consult an electrician
•The motor thermostat may have tripped. Switch off and unplug the vacuum cleaner. Check the unit for
blockages, clean the filters – please refer to the ‘Looking After Your Machine – Filters’ page of this user guide
(p6) and clean the separator – please refer to the ‘Looking After Your Machine – Emptying and cleaning dirt
container’ page of this user guide (p5). Leave the vacuum cleaner for 24 hours before switching the vacuum
cleaner back on
Why does the vacuum cleaner cut out?
•The motor is equipped with a thermal cut-out. If for any reason the unit should overheat, the thermostat will
automatically turn the unit off. Should this occur, unplug the vacuum cleaner from the electrical socket and
turn off the switch. Remove and empty the dirt container. Check the hose for blockages. Clean the filters. Allow
the unit to cool for approximately 1 hour (if you have cleaned the filters you will need to wait 24 hours for the
filters to dry before putting them back in the machine)
Other Information
Consumables
To purchase spares and accessories, please visit Hoover.ae
The use of genuine Hoover spare parts helps to maintain optimised
performance and validates your guarantee
Filter kit (Type 60): 1-1-132605-00
2-in-1 Tool (Type 2): 1-1-132606-00
Upholstery tool (Type 3): 1-1-132607-00
Flexi crevice tool (Type 1): 1-1-131609-00
Stretch hose (Type 1): 1-1-132610-00
Dusting Brush (Type 5): 1-1-132611-00
Technical Specification
Voltage: 220-240V -50Hz
Filters: Pre-motor filter (washable)
H12 HEPA (anti-bacterial) Post-motor filter
Subject to technical change without notice.
EEC Statement of Compliance
Manufacturer/EEC importer: Hoover Limited, hereby on our own responsibility,
declare that the HC87-AMM series is 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.
What do I do if the unit becomes damaged or broken?
•Visit Hoover.ae or contact your local service agent.
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Air Mini
hoover.ae
HC87-AMM