QB3001NZ
OWNER’S GUIDE
Slim
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
For Household Use Only
WHEN USING ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES,
BASIC SAFETY PRECAUTIONS SHOULD
ALWAYS BE FOLLOWED, INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING:
READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USING
YOUR NUTRI NINJA® SLIM.
WARNING: Extension cords are
not recommended for use with this
product.
WARNING: The blades are not
affixed to the unit. They are removable
and sharp. Handle with care!
CAUTION: ln order to avoid a
hazard due to inadvertent resetting of
the thermal cut-out, this appliance
must not be supplied through an
external switching device, such as a
timer, or connected to a circuit that is
regularly switched on and off by the
utility.
IMPORTANT: This appliance is not
intended for use by 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
by a person responsible for their safety.
Children shall not use or play with this
appliance. Close supervision is necessary
to keep appliance and cord out of reach of
children during use.
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WARNING:
TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE, ELECTRIC
SHOCK OR INJURY:
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WARNING: Remove utensils prior
to processing. Failure to remove may
cause the jar to be damaged or to
shatter which may cause personal
injury.
CAUTION: Do not blend hot liquids,
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doing so may cause excessive pressure
build-up, resulting in risk of the user
being burned.
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CAUTION: The blades are not affixed to
the unit. They are removable and extremely
sharp. When handling the blades, do not
hold the blades but rather always hold by
the base of the blade assembly. Blades are
sharp. Handle carefully!
4 To protect against electrical shock, DO NOT
submerge the appliance or allow the power
cord to come into contact with water or any
other liquid.
5 DO NOT allow the appliance to be used by
children. Close attention is necessary when
used near children. This is not a toy.
6 Never leave an appliance unattended when
in use.
7 Turn the appliance off and remove the power
cord from the electrical outlet when not in
use, before assembling or disassembling
parts, accessing parts that move while in use
and before cleaning. To unplug, grasp the
plug and pull from the electrical outlet. Never
pull from the power cord.
8 DO NOT abuse the power cord. Never carry
the appliance by the power cord or yank it
to disconnect from electrical outlet; instead,
grasp the plug and pull to disconnect.
9 DO NOT use with damaged cord or plug.
Contact Customer Service or Service Center
for the repair or replacement of the line cord.
10 DO NOT USE if the appliance is not working,
has been dropped, dropped into water,
damaged or left outdoors.
11 NO SERVICEABLE PARTS. Incorrect
re-assembly or repair can cause a risk of
electrical shock or injury to persons when
the appliance is used. Contact Customer
Service or Service Center for the repair or
replacement under the warranty agreement.
12 If the supply cord is damaged, it must be
replaced by the manufacturer, its service
agent or similarly qualified persons in order
to avoid a hazard.
13 DO NOT let the power cord hang over
the edge of table or counter or touch hot
surfaces such as the stove.
14 Always use the appliance on a dry, level
surface.
15 Keep hands, hair, clothing, as well as utensils
out of container while processing or blending
to reduce the risk of severe injury to persons
or damage to the appliance. A scraper may
be used but only when the appliance is not
running.
16 Avoid contact with moving parts.
17 DO NOT remove the Power Pod before the
blades have stopped turning.
18 DO NOT attempt to sharpen blades.
19 DO NOT use the appliance if the blades are
bent or damaged.
20 DO NOT block the vents on the Power Pod
when using the appliance.
21 DO NOT operate this appliance on or near
any hot surfaces (such as gas or electric
burner or in a heated oven).
22 The use of attachments or accessories
including canning jars, not recommended by
the manufacturer may result in fire, electric
shock or personal injury.
23 To avoid injury, never attempt to place the
single serve blade assembly onto the Power
Pod without first assembling the blade
assembly to the Nutri Ninja® cup.
24 When using the blades, make sure they
are properly installed before operating the
appliance.
25 Extreme caution must be used when moving
an appliance containing hot food, water or
other liquids.
26 DO NOT expose containers to extreme
temperature changes.
27 DO NOT overfill. DO NOT exceed max fill
line.
28 DO NOT operate the appliance empty.
29 To reduce the risk of burns, always allow the
appliance to cool before taking off parts and
before cleaning.
30 Max ON time is 30 seconds under 700W
load. If the appliance overheats, a thermal
switch will become activated and shut off the
motor. To reset, unplug the appliance and let
it cool down for approximately 15 minutes
before using again.
31 THIS PRODUCT IS INTENDED FOR
HOUSEHOLD USE ONLY. Do not use this
appliance for anything other than its intended
use. Do not use outdoors.
SAVE THESE
INSTRUCTIONS
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Contents
Thank you for
purchasing the
Nutri Ninja® Slim.
Getting to know your Nutri Ninja® Slim������������������������������������������������������������������� 5
Using the Nutri Ninja® Slim ����������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 6
Using the Nutri Ninja® Cup������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ 7
Cleaning and Maintenance������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ 8
Troubleshooting Guide������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 9
Warranty & Registration��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 10
This appliance complies with the WEEE-Directive 2012/19/EU on the disposal of electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE).
This marking indicates that this product should not be disposed with other household wastes throughout the
EU. To prevent possible harm to the environment or human health from uncontrolled waste disposal, recycle it
responsibly to promote the sustainable reuse of material sources. To return your used device, please use the
return and collection systems or contact the retailer where this product was purchased. They can take this
product for environmental safe recycling.
This appliance complies with the European directives for electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) 2004/108/EC and its
revisions, as well as Low Voltage Directive (LVD) 2006/95/EC and its revisions.
THIS BOOK COVERS MODEL NUMBERS:
QB3001NZ 30
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Voltage:
220-240V~, 50/60hz
Power:
700 Watts
Single Serve Capacity: 470 ml
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The Nutri Ninja® Slim is an indispensable kitchen tool that is perfect for blending, chopping, mixing or pureeing when
preparing your favorite recipes. For best results, be sure to carefully read all the instructions contained in the manual
before using this appliance.
FEATURES:
• Interchangeable “Slim” Power Pod that flips for different meal-making functions.
• Single Serve Blending in 470 ml Nutri Ninja® Cups
• BPA Free Nutri Ninja® Cups and Sip & Seal™ Lids.
• Hidden Drain Holes - prevent water retention from dishwasher.
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Getting To Know Your Nutri Ninja® Slim
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aPower Pod
b Nutri Ninja® Cup (x2)
c Nutri Ninja® Blade Assembly
d Sip & Seal™ Lid (x2)
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Using the Nutri Ninja® Slim
PLEASE KEEP THESE IMPORTANT
SAFEGUARDS IN MIND WHEN
USING THE APPLIANCE:
WARNING: Never leave the appliance
unattended while in use.
WARNING: Remove utensils prior to
processing. Failure to remove may cause the
jar to be damaged or to shatter, which may
cause personal injury.
CAUTION: Do not blend hot liquids, doing
so may cause excessive pressure build-up,
resulting in risk of the user being burned.
CAUTION: Blades are sharp! Use extreme
caution when handling the blade assembly.
IMPORTANT: DO NOT attempt to operate the
appliance without the lid on.
IMPORTANT: Never run the appliance empty.
BEFORE FIRST USE
1 Remove all packaging material and labels from
the appliance.
2 Wash the Sip & Seal™ lids, Nutri Ninja® cups and Nutri
Ninja Blade Assembly in warm, soapy water with a soft
cloth.
CAUTION: Handle the blade assembly with care
when washing as the blades are sharp.
3 Rinse and dry thoroughly.
NOTE: The Power Pod is NOT dishwasher safe. Do not
submerge in water.
4 The Sip & Seal™ lids, Nutri Ninja® cups and blade
assembly are all dishwasher safe. It is recommended that
the Sip & Seal™ lids and blade assembly be placed on
the top rack. Ensure that the blades are removed from
the containers before placing in the dishwasher.
6 Wipe the Power Pod clean with a damp cloth and wipe dry.
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Using the Nutri Ninja® Cup
WARNING: Remove utensils prior to processing. Failure to remove may cause the jar to be damaged or to
shatter, which may cause personal injury.
WARNING: Never leave the appliance unattended while in use.
CAUTION: Blades are sharp! Use extreme caution when handling the blade assembly.
CAUTION: Do not blend hot liquids, doing so may cause excessive pressure build-up, resulting in risk of
the user being burned.
CAUTION: Remove the Nutri Ninja Blade Assembly from the cup upon completion of blending. Some
ingredients have the potential to expand after blending resulting in excessive pressure buildup that can
pose a risk of injury.
Fig. 1
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Fig. 4
IMPORTANT: Make sure that the Power Pod is plugged
in for use.
5 Once desired consistency is reached, remove pressure
from single serve cup. Pull straight up to remove. (Fig. 4)
1 Place the Power Pod on a clean, dry, level surface such
as a counter or table top.
6 Turn the cup upright and remove the single serve blade
by twisting the blade assembly anticlockwise.
2 Add ingredients to the single serve cup.
7 Place the Sip & Seal™ drinking lid onto the single serve
drink cup, twist to seal and enjoy!
NOTE: Do not overfill! To avoid spilling, do not add
ingredients past the “Max” fill line.
3 Place the single serve blade onto the cup and screw it
tightly until a good seal is achieved. (Fig. 1)
4 Turn the Nutri Ninja cup upside down and place it onto
the Power Pod. Press down on the single serve cup to
pulse or blend. (Fig. 2, Fig. 3)
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8 Make sure that the Power Pod is unplugged when not
in use.
NOTE: To order additional Nutri Ninja® Cups, please
feel free to contact customer care: 1800 890 840 or
0800 002 999
Cleaning and Maintenance
HOW TO CLEAN
CAUTION: Make sure that the Power Pod is
unplugged from the power source before inserting
or removing any attachment and before cleaning.
CAUTION: DO NOT immerse the Power Pod into
water or any other liquid.
CAUTION: Use caution when handling the blade
assemblies as the blades are sharp.
1 Separate all parts from each other.
2 Clean the Power Pod with a damp cloth and wipe dry.
3 Place Nutri Ninja® cups, Sip & Seal™ lids, and the blade
assembly on the top rack of the dishwasher.
NOTE: You may also wash the Nutri Ninja® cups by
filling the container to the Max Fill line with warm water
and a drop of dishwashing detergent, screwing the Nutri
Ninja® blade on the cup, inverting the cup and placing
it in the Power Pod and pulsing a few times. Do not fill
the cup past the Max Fill line with water because it will
overflow. Once clean, remove the Nutri Ninja® cup from
the Power Pod and unscrew the blade assembly. Rinse
the cup under running water. Wipe the Power Pod with a
damp cloth. Allow all the parts to dry before storing.
HOW TO STORE
1 Do not place anything on top of the power pod. Secure
the power cord by wrapping the cord around the Power
Pod. Store the Nutri Ninja Blade Assembly attached to a
cup and all other components along side the appliance
where they will not be damaged and won’t cause a
hazard.
RESETTING THE MOTOR THERMOSTAT
The Nutri Ninja® Slim features a unique safety system
which prevents damage to the unit’s motor and drive
system should it be inadvertently overloaded. If the
appliance is being overloaded, the motor will stop. To
reset the appliance, follow the resetting procedure below:
1 Unplug the appliance from the electrical outlet.
2 Remove the cup from the Power Pod, empty the
container and ensure that no food is jamming the blade
assembly.
3 Allow the appliance to cool for approximately 15 minutes.
4 Refill the cup, place the cup in the Power Pod, and re-plug
the appliance into the electrical outlet.
5 Proceed to use the appliance while making sure not to
exceed the recommended maximum capacities.
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Troubleshooting Guide
PROBLEMS
POSSIBLE REASONS & SOLUTIONS
• Make sure the Nutri Ninja® cup is securely placed onto Power Pod.
• Check that the plug is securely inserted into the electrical outlet.
• Check fuse or breaker in your home. Replace fuse/reset breaker.
Motor doesn’t start or
blades don’t rotate.
• Check that the inside of the Power Pod is clean and there is no food blocking
the connection between Power Pod and Nutri Ninja® cup.
• There is too much food in the container. Unplug the Power Pod. Remove
some food and try again.
• The unit has overheated. Unplug and wait approximately 15 minutes before
using again.
• Either too much food is being chopped at one time, or the pieces are not
Food is unevenly chopped.
small enough. Try cutting the food into smaller pieces of even size and
processing smaller amounts per batch.
• Adjust pulse duration or pulse time.
Food is chopped too finely or
is too watery.
• The food has been overprocessed. Use brief pulses or process for a shorter
Food collects on the sides of
the Nutri Ninja® cup.
• Too much food is being processed at one time. Turn the Power Pod off. When
Snow from ice cannot be
achieved.
• Do not use ice that has been sitting out or has started to melt.
time. Let blades stop completely between pulses.
the blades stop rotating, remove the cup from the Power Pod. Remove some
of the food being processed.
• Be sure to use short pulses in the beginning to break up large pieces.
Suggested Recipe
Ranero Burger
Ingredients:
4 oz London Broil, 2 inch chunks
Salt & Pepper
Non-Stick Spray
Directions:
1. Place the meat into the 16-ounce Nutri Ninja® Cup.
2. Hold down and blend continuously for 15 seconds. Form into one single patty and season with salt and pepper.
3. S pray a large skillet with non-stick spray and over med-high heat, cook the burger 2-3 minutes per side for
medium rare, or up to 5 minutes per side for well done. Serves 1.
Nutri Ninja® Cup
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ONE (1) YEAR
LIMITED REPLACEMENT WARRANTY STATEMENT
If your product becomes defective due to faulty material or workmanship within a period of 1 year from the date of purchase,
we warrant to do the following:
•For New Zealand Consumers: We will replace the product with a new product, free of charge, or repair the product
at our cost, at our discretion.
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For Australian Consumers: Our goods come with guarantees that cannot be excluded under the Australian
Consumer Law. You are entitled to a replacement or refund for a major failure and for compensation for any other
reasonably foreseeable loss or damage. You are also entitled to have the goods repaired or replaced if the goods fail to
be of acceptable quality and the failure does not amount to a major failure.
Your warranty is subject to the following conditions:
•DO NOT operate the appliance with a damaged plug or cord, or if the unit has been dropped, damaged or dropped
in water. To avoid the risk of electric shock, do not disassemble or attempt to repair the appliance on your own. If the
supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by a qualified electrician in order to avoid a hazard. Incorrect
re-assembly or repair can cause a risk of electrical shock or injury to persons when the appliance is used.
•The product has not been misused, abused, neglected, altered, modified or repaired by anyone.
•The product has been subjected to fair wear and tear.
•The product has not been used for trade, professional or hire purposes.
•The product has not sustained damage through foreign objects, substances or accident.
Your warranty does not cover:
•Components that are subject to natural wear and tear caused by normal use in accordance with operating instructions.
•Unauthorised/improper maintenance/handling or overload is excluded from this warranty.
•For guarantee claims you will need to submit a proof of purchase in the form of a valid receipt that displays date and
place of purchase.
This warranty does not replace but is in addition to your statutory rights.
This warranty does not apply to accessories supplied with the product.
This warranty applies only to the original purchaser and may not be transferred.
Replacement products will be covered by the limited warranty for the balance of the warranty period from the date of the
original purchase.
Please note:
Only defective product or parts returned to place of purchase will be replaced under this warranty.
New Zealand Contact:
Australia Contact
Brand Developers Limited
Brand Developers Aust Pty Ltd
Unit H, 686 Rosebank Road,
461 Plummer Street,
Avondale, 1026 Auckland, New Zealand
PORT MELBOURNE, VIC 3207, Australia
FAX: +64 9 306 8203
FAX: +61 3 9681 7825
NZ Customer Care 0800 002 999
AUST Customer Care: 1800 890 840
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Copyright © SharkNinja Operating LLC 2015
Printed in China
Illustrations may differ from actual product.
Ninja and Nutri Ninja are registered trademarks of
SharkNinja Operating LLC.
Sip & Seal is a trademark of SharkNinja Operating LLC.
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