®
POWERED LIFT-AWAY
NV650/750
Series
INSTRUCTIONS
sharkclean.com
1-800-798-7398
THANK YOU
for purchasing the Shark® Rotator® Powered Lift-Away™ Upright Vacuum
REGISTER YOUR PURCHASE
sharkclean.com
1-800-798-7398
TIP: You can find the
model number on the
rating label located on
the back of your unit.
TIP: You can locate the
date code on one of the
prongs of the power
cord plug.
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TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Voltage: 120V., 60Hz
Watts:1150W
Amps:9.5A
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY AND KEEP
FOR FUTURE REFERENCE.
This Owner’s Guide is designed to help you get
a complete understanding of your new Shark
Rotator Powered Lift-Away Upright Vacuum.
If you should have a question, please call the
customer service line at 1-800-798-7398.
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CONTENTS
Important Safety Instructions������������������������������������������������������3
Getting to Know Your Shark® Rotator®
Powered Lift-Away™ Upright Vacuum����������������������������������������5
Assembling Your Vacuum ������������������������������������������������������������7
Using Your Vacuum in Upright Mode ����������������������������������������9
What Does the Brushroll Indicator Light Mean?�������������������������� 9
Using Your Vacuum in Above-Floor Mode �������������������������������11
Changing Your Floor Nozzles ���������������������������������������������������� 13
Motorized Floor Nozzle��������������������������������������������������������������������� 13
Dust-Away™ Hard Floor Attachment��������������������������������������������� 13
Using Your Vacuum in Lift-Away® Mode ���������������������������������� 15
Lift-Away Cleaning�����������������������������������������������������������������������������16
Using Your Caddy ������������������������������������������������������������������������ 17
Compatible Accessories�������������������������������������������������������������� 19
Maintenance���������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 21
Emptying the Dust Cup��������������������������������������������������������������������� 21
Cleaning the Filters����������������������������������������������������������������������������22
Checking for Blockages & Maintaining Brushroll������������������������23
Troubleshooting Guide��������������������������������������������������������������� 25
Warranty��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 26
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IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
FOR HOUSEHOLD USE ONLY
WARNING
To reduce the risk of injury, fire, electric shock, and property damage
resulting from improper use of the appliance, carefully observe the following
instructions. This unit contains electrical connections and moving parts that
potentially present risk to the user.
THE MOTORIZED FLOOR NOZZLE,
WAND, AND HANDLE CONTAIN
ELECTRICAL CONNECTIONS:
These are not serviceable parts.
Do not use to vacuum any liquids.
Do not immerse in water.
If handle/wand is damaged, discontinue use.
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9DO NOT run the vacuum cleaner over the
power cord, close a door on the cord, or
pull cord around sharp corners.
10 The use of an extension cord is NOT
recommended.
11 DO NOT leave vacuum cleaner unattended
when plugged in.
1Inspect power cord or plug for any damage
before use. DO NOT use vacuum cleaner
with a damaged cord or plug. Turn off all
controls before plugging or unplugging
the vacuum cleaner. Store your vacuum
cleaner with the power cord secured
around the two cord hooks.
12 Keep cord away from heated surfaces.
2 DO NOT use outdoors or on wet surfaces.
Use only on dry surfaces.
16Keep the vacuum cleaner moving over
the carpet surface at all times to avoid
damaging the carpet fibers.
3 Unplug from electrical outlet when not in
use and before servicing.
13 Always turn off the vacuum cleaner before
connecting or disconnecting motorized nozzle.
GENERAL USE
14 Use only as described in this manual.
15 Keep your work area well lit.
17DO NOT place vacuum cleaner on unstable
surfaces such as chairs or tables.
4 If vacuum cleaner is not working as it
should, has been dropped, damaged, left
18DO NOT put any objects into openings. DO
outdoors, or dropped into water, return it to
NOT use with any opening blocked; keep
SharkNinja Operating LLC for examination,
free of dust, lint, hair, and anything that
repair, or adjustment.
may reduce airflow.
5The hose contains electrical wires. DO NOT 19DO NOT allow the appliance to be used by
use when damaged, cut, or punctured.
children. Close attention is necessary when
used near children. This is not a toy.
6DO NOT pull or carry vacuum cleaner by
the cord or use the cord as a handle.
20DO NOT use without dust cup and/or filters
in place.
7 DO NOT unplug by pulling on cord. Grasp
the plug, not the cord.
8 DO NOT handle plug or vacuum cleaner
with wet hands.
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SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY BEFORE USE
DUST CUP/FILTERS/ACCESSORIES
Before turning on the vacuum:
21Make sure that all filters are thoroughly dry
after routine cleaning.
22Make sure that dust cup and all filters are
in place after routine maintenance.
23Make sure accessories are free of
blockages.
24Only use Shark-brand filters and
accessories (failure to do so will void
the warranty).
HOSE ATTACHMENTS
31 DO NOT use to pick up drywall dust,
fireplace ash, or embers. DO NOT use
as an attachment to power tools for dust
collection.
32DO NOT pick up smoking or burning
objects such as hot coals, cigarette butts,
or matches.
33DO NOT pick up flammable or combustible
materials (e.g., lighter fluid, gasoline, or
kerosene) or use vacuum in areas where
they may be present.
34DO NOT pick up toxic solutions (e.g.,
chlorine bleach, ammonia, or drain cleaner).
25DO NOT use if airflow is restricted; if the air 35DO NOT use in an enclosed space
where vapors are present from paint,
paths or the motorized floor nozzle become
paint thinner, moth-proofing substances,
blocked, turn the vacuum cleaner off and
flammable dust, or other explosive or toxic
unplug from electrical outlet. Remove
materials.
all obstructions before you turn on the
unit again.
36DO NOT vacuum up any liquids.
26Keep the end of the hose and accessory
37DO NOT immerse vacuum cleaner in water
openings away from face and body.
or other liquids.
27Keep cleaning tools and hose suction
38Use extra care when cleaning on stairs.
openings away from hair, face, fingers,
uncovered feet, or loose clothing.
POLARIZED PLUG
28Only use manufacturer’s recommended
attachments.
GENERAL CLEANING
29DO NOT pick up large-sized objects.
30DO NOT pick up hard or sharp objects
such as glass, nails, screws, or coins that
could damage the vacuum cleaner.
To reduce the risk of electric shock, this
vacuum cleaner has a polarized plug (one
blade is wider than the other). As a safety
feature, this plug will fit into a polarized outlet
only one way. If the plug does not fit fully into
the outlet, reverse the plug. If it still does not fit,
contact a qualified electrician. DO NOT force
into outlet or try to modify to fit.
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GETTING TO KNOW YOUR SHARK® ROTATOR®
POWERED LIFT-AWAY™ UPRIGHT VACUUM
WELCOME!
Congratulations on
your purchase. Use this
instruction manual to
learn about your new
vacuum’s great features.
From assembly to use
to maintenance, you will
find it all in here.
MAIN UNIT
A Surface Selector
A Power Button
CHose
D Handle Release Button
E Hose Clip
F Upper Cord Hook
G Lift-Away Button
H Wand Release Button
I
Lift-Away Pod
JWand
K Lower Cord Hook
L Motorized Floor Nozzle
M Brushroll Indicator Light
NHeadlights
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A
B
Hard Floor
Carpet
Deep Carpet
Deep Carpet
Wand
Release
wa
Lift
Handle
A
Hard Floor
Hard Floor
Carpet
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C
D
Carpet
Deep Carpet
Lift
Handle
A
wa
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E
F
G
Lift
Handle
A
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H
Wand
Release
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ASSEMBLING YOUR VACUUM
TIP: Slide hose clip
into back of wand for
convenience.
STEP 1
STEP 2
TIP: For quick cord
access, rotate upper hook
down and remove cord.
TIP: To store your
vacuum, wrap cord
around cord hooks.
1 Place selected floor nozzle
on floor and insert wand.
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2 Insert handle into wand.
STEP 3
STEP 4
STEP 5
CLICK!
3Place pod onto wand and
slide down to connect.
4 Connect hose into back of
pod until you hear a click.
5 Place tools on their
accessory posts.
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USING YOUR VACUUM
IN UPRIGHT MODE
WARNING: DO
NOT use to pick
up drywall dust,
fireplace ash, or
embers. DO NOT use
as an attachment to
power tools for dust
collection.
STEP 1
WHAT DOES THE
BRUSHROLL INDICATOR
LIGHT MEAN?
Solid Green
The brushroll is on and
working as it should.
olid Red
S
There is a jam in the brushroll
area. Turn your vacuum off
and remove the blockage.
Flashing Red*
The motorized floor nozzle
is overheating. Turn your
vacuum off and wait for it to
cool down. Next time you are
vacuuming that surface, try
opening the Suction Control.
No Light
The brushroll is off because the
vacuum is in Hard Floor mode.
*See Troubleshooting section for
further instructions.
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1 Plug power cord into outlet. Place foot on floor nozzle
and tilt handle back.
STEP 2
STEP 3
Deep Carpet
Carpet
Hard Floor
2 Choose the appropriate setting.
Thick Carpet & Area Rug Cleaning
Set floor selector to Carpet.
Carpet & Low Pile Cleaning
Set floor selector to Carpet/Low Pile.
Hard Floor Cleaning
Set floor selector to Hard Floor.
3 Press power button to turn vacuum on to
start cleaning. The brushroll will not spin
unless the wand is reclined.
NOTE: For deep cleaning per ASTM F 608 (embedded
dirt in carpets) please set to Carpet/Low Pile.
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USING YOUR VACUUM
IN ABOVE-FLOOR MODE
STEP 1
Handle
Wand
Release
OR
1 Press the Handle button
when you need to clean
within short reach.
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OR
Press the Wand Release
button when you need to
clean with a longer reach.
STEP 2
OR
2 Insert desired tool directly into wand or handle.
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CHANGING YOUR
FLOOR NOZZLES
If your vacuum comes with
a Dust-Away™ Hard Floor
Attachment, use these
instructions.
STEP 1
To purchase a Dust-Away
Hard Floor Attachment,
go to sharkclean.com
Lift
A
wa
y
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Motorized Floor
Nozzle
Use the motorized floor nozzle
for deep-cleaning carpets and
picking up large debris on
hard floors.
Dust-Away Hard
Floor Attachment
1Press Lift-Away® button to lift pod off motorized
floor nozzle.
Use the Dust-Away Hard Floor
Attachment to pick up debris
and wipe away fine dust on
hard floors.
UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED:
DIMENSIONS ARE IN INCHES
TOLERANCES:
FRACTIONAL
ANGULAR: MACH
BEND
TWO PLACE DECIMAL
THREE PLACE DECIMAL
INTERPRET GEOMETRIC
TOLERANCING PER:
MATERIAL
FINISH
NAME
DATE
DRAWN
TITLE:
IMPORTANT: Do
not use
the Dust-Away Hard Floor
Attachment without
theNO.
SIZE DWG.
A nv650_asm
microfiber pad attached.
CHECKED
ENG APPR.
MFG APPR.
Q.A.
COMMENTS:
3
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SHEET 1 OF 1
SCALE: 1:5 WEIGHT:
DO NOT SCALE DRAWING
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STEP 2
STEP 3
Wand
Release
2Press Wand Release button to remove
wand from motorized floor nozzle.
3Insert wand into the Dust-Away™ Hard
Floor Attachment.
Hold pod in hand to clean in Lift-Away®
mode. You cannot use the Dust-Away Hard
Floor Attachment in regular upright mode.
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USING YOUR VACUUM IN
LIFT-AWAY® MODE
WARNING: Ensure solid
footing when using in
Lift-Away mode. Using
for an application where
you lack stability may result
in personal injury.
STEP 1
Lift
A
wa
y
®
LIFT-AWAY CLEANING
1Press Lift-Away button to lift pod off motorized floor nozzle.
You are now ready to clean those hard-to-reach places.
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STEP 2
2Attach desired accessory directly into handle. You can also attach the accessory to the wand
for extended reach.
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USING YOUR CADDY
If your vacuum comes with a
caddy, use these instructions.
STEP 1
To purchase a caddy, go
to sharkclean.com
TIP: Use the posts on the
caddy to store additional
cleaning accessories.
TIP: You can store the
motorized floor nozzle on
the back on the caddy.
TIP: There is a cord clip
on the caddy to help with
cord management.
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1From Lift-Away® mode, place pod onto caddy.
STEP 2
2Cleaning in Powered Lift-Away™ mode
allows you to still use the motorized
floor nozzle.
STEP 3
3 To clean above floor, press the Wand
Release or Handle button. Lift up and
attach preferred accessory.
REMOVING POD FROM CADDY
When you are done cleaning with your
caddy, press Lift-Away® button and lift
pod up.
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COMPATIBLE
ACCESSORIES
There are a variety of
A 11" Crevice Tool
accessories that are compatible For cleaning hard-to-reach
with this vacuum series.
places.
The top flap of your box shows
the select accessories that are
included with your model.
To purchase additional
accessories, go to
sharkclean.com
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B Upholstery Tool
Designed for removing
stubborn pet hair from
upholstery and more.
C Dusting Brush
Cleans hard surfaces and
upholstery.
D Duster Crevice
Two cleaning tools in one—
the crevice tool gives you
extended cleaning reach
for small spaces, while the
dusting brush cleans a
multitude of surfaces.
E Dust-Away™ Hard Floor
Attachment
Durable enough for big
crumbs and debris but
gentle enough for delicate
dusting on hardwood and
tile floors.
F Caddy
Transforms your Rotator®
into a canister vacuum,
giving you the freedom to
roll the pod along while
keeping cleaning tools
close by.
A
B
C
D
E
F
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MAINTENANCE
To keep your vacuum’s
suction power optimal, follow
these instructions. Make
sure unit is off and cord is
unplugged.
STEP 1
STEP 2
WARNING: To reduce
the risk of shock and
unintended operation,
turn power off and
unplug unit before
servicing.
Hand wash filters
with water only to
prevent damage from
cleaning chemicals.
Allow ALL filters
to dry completely
before replacing
in the vacuum to
prevent liquid from
being drawn into
electric parts.
IMPORTANT: Do not use
soap when cleaning the
HEPA filter.
EMPTYING THE DUST CUP
RECOMMENDED
FILTER CLEANING
SCHEDULE:
Pre-Motor Filter Kit
(Foam & Felt)
XFF650
Clean every 3 months.
Post-Motor Filter
(HEPA)
XHF650 Clean once a year.
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1Pull up on dust cup
release latch and lift
dust cup off pod.
2Hold dust cup over a
trash bin and press the
empty-release latch on the
bottom.
STEP 3
FOAM FILTER
FILTER FRAME
FELT FILTER
Filter Access
HEPA
CLEANING THE FILTERS
3Press top dust cup release
latch to access dust
screen and remove builtup debris as required.
1 Pre-Motor
(foam and felt):
With the dust cup
removed, take out and
rinse the foam and felt
filters with water. Tap
loose dirt off filters
between washes
as needed.
2
Post-Motor (HEPA):
To access the HEPA filter,
reach under the grill and
pull the Filter Access
latch to remove the grill.
Remove and rinse the
HEPA filter.
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MAINTENANCE
WARNING: To reduce
the risk of shock and
unintended operation,
turn power off and
unplug unit before
servicing.
STEP 1
TIP: You do not need
any tools to open the
motorized floor nozzle—
just a coin.
CHECKING FOR BLOCKAGES
& MAINTAINING BRUSHROLL
1Use a coin to unlock the 3 locks on the bottom of the
floor nozzle.
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STEP 2
STEP 3
2A portion of the base is
hinged for better access
to the brushroll and
exposure to the airway.
Shine a flashlight from
the bottom of the base to
check for blockages.
3
Remove any hair, fibers,
or debris that is wrapped
around the brushroll.
There is a groove
that allows a pair of
scissors to cut across to
loosen debris.
STEP 4
4To reassemble, replace
base by lining it up along
the front of the nozzle.
Rotate closed and lock
the 3 locks.
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TROUBLESHOOTING
GUIDE
WARNING: To reduce the risk of shock and unintended operation, turn
power off and unplug unit before servicing.
Vacuum is not picking up debris. No suction or light suction.
(Refer to Maintenance section for more information.)
• Check filters to see if they need cleaning. Follow instructions for rinsing and drying the filters
before reinserting in the vacuum.
• Dust cup may be full; empty dust cup.
• Check hose, hose connections, nozzles, and accessories for blockages; clear blockages if required.
• Remove any string, carpet fibers, or hair that may be wrapped around the brushroll.
Vacuum lifts area rugs.
• Turn off unit to disengage the brushroll. Move switch to Hard Floor setting for suction-only
cleaning, and turn unit back on.
• Suction is powerful. Take care when vacuuming area rugs or rugs with delicately sewn edges.
Brushroll does not spin.
• If Brushroll Indicator Light on the motorized floor nozzle turns red, the brushroll has stopped
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spinning. Immediately turn off and unplug vacuum, disconnect the nozzle, and remove
blockage before reconnecting and turning vacuum back on.
With the power on, recline the handle, which will automatically turn on the brushroll.
Make sure the carpet height selector is not set to Hard Floor.
Vacuum turns off on its own or indicator light flashes red.
• This vacuum is equipped with a motor-protective thermostat. If your vacuum overheats, the
thermostat will automatically turn the suction motor off. Perform the following steps to restart
the thermostat:
1. Turn vacuum off and unplug it.
2. Empty dust cup and clean filters (see Maintenance section).
3. Check for blockages in hose, accessories, and inlet openings.
4. Allow unit to cool for a minimum of 45 minutes.
5. Plug in vacuum and turn it on.
• If hose is not fully connected to the pod, it can cause a poor electrical connection and the
hose can come loose, turning the vacuum off.
1. Turn vacuum off and unplug it.
2. Empty dust cup and clean filters.
3. Check for blockages in hose, accessories, and inlet openings.
4. Remove cord from cord hook so hose latch can be seen and engaged.
5. Ensure you hear an audible click at all connection points:
a. W
here hose meets back of pod (may require additional force; pull on hose to ensure
latch is fully engaged)
b. Where wand plugs into floor nozzle
c. Where handle plugs into wand
6. Plug in vacuum and turn it on.
Note: If vacuum still does not start, contact Customer Service at 1-800-798-7398.
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SEVEN (7) YEAR
LIMITED WARRANTY
The 7 Year Limited Warranty applies to purchases made from authorized retailers of SharkNinja
Operating LLC. Warranty coverage applies to the original owner and to the original product only and is
not transferable.
SharkNinja warrants that the unit shall be free from defects in material and workmanship for a period of 7 years
from the date of purchase when it is used under normal household conditions and maintained according to the
requirements outlined in this instruction manual, subject to the following conditions and exclusions.
What is covered in my warranty?
1. The original unit and/or non-wearable components deemed defective, in SharkNinja’s sole discretion,
will be repaired or replaced for up to 7 years from the original purchase date.
2. In the rare event that a replacement unit is issued, the warranty coverage ends six months following the
receipt date of the replacement unit or the remainder of the existing warranty, whichever is greater. If
the unit is replaced, SharkNinja reserves the right to replace the unit with one of equal or greater value.
What is not covered in my warranty?
Our Customer Care/Product Specialists are available to provide all the warranty service options available to
you including the possibility of upgrading to our VIP Warranty Service Options for select product categories.
1. Normal wear and tear of wearable parts such foam filters, HEPA filters, pads etc., which require regular
maintenance and/or replacement to ensure the proper functioning of your unit are not covered by this warranty.
2. Any unit that has been tampered with or used for commercial purposes.
3. SharkNinja will cover the cost for the customer to send in the unit to us for repair or replacement. A
fee of $19.95 for return shipping costs will be charged at the time of return shipment of the repaired
or replacement unit. Our Customer Care /Product Specialists are available to provide all the warranty
service options available to you including upgrading to our VIP Warranty Service Options.
4. Damage caused by misuse, abuse, or negligent handling, or damage due to mishandling in transit.
5. Consequential and incidental damages.
6. Defects caused by or resulting from damages from shipping or repairs, service, or alteration to the
product or any of its parts which have been performed by a repair person not authorized by SharkNinja.
7. Products purchased, used or operated outside of North America.
Problems with your unit/How to get service
If your appliance fails to operate properly while in use under normal household conditions within the
warranty period, visit www.sharkclean.com for product care/maintenance self- help. Our customer care
and product specialists are also available at 1-800-798-7398 to assist with product support and warranty
service options.
How to initiate a warranty claim
You must first activate your warranty by registering your unit online at sharkclean.com/customersupport.
(Note: Purchases made directly from SharkNinja are automatically registered with us and the warranty
activated.) Alternatively you can call 1-800-798-7398 to have a customer care specialist assist you. Please
note you must call 1-800-798-7398 to initiate a warranty claim. Return and Packing Instruction information
will be provided at that time.
The customer care line is open Monday-Saturday, 7am-11pm EST and Sunday, 9am-8pm EST.
Replacement parts are available for purchase at sharkclean.com. For more information on what is
classified as wearable and non-wearable parts, please visit sharkwarranty.com.
This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you also may have other rights that vary from state to state.
Some states do not permit the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above
may not apply to you.
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CAN: Ville St-Laurent, QC H4S 1A7
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Illustrations may differ from actual product. We are constantly striving to improve
our products; therefore the specifications contained herein are subject to change
without notice.
Shark, Rotator, and Lift-Away are registered trademarks of SharkNinja Operating LLC.
Powered Lift-Away and Dust-Away are trademarks of SharkNinja Operating LLC.
For SharkNinja U.S. Patent information, visit www.sharkninja.com/USPatents
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