NVB115W | Black&Decker NVB115W DUSTBUSTER instruction manual

(Original instructions)
Intended use
Your Black & Decker Dustbuster® handheld vacuum cleaner
has been designed for light dry vacuum cleaning purposes
(NVB115W, NVB115WA, NVB215W, NVB215WA). This
appliance is intended for household use only.
Your Black & Decker Dustbuster® handheld vacuum cleaner
has been designed for light wet and dry vacuum cleaning
purposes (WDB115W, WDB115WA, WDB215W,
WDB215WA). This appliance is intended for household use
Safety instructions
Warning! Read all safety
warnings and all instructions.
Failure to follow the warnings
and instructions listed below
may result in electric shock, fire
and/or serious injury.
Warning! When using batterypowered appliances, basic
safety precautions, including
the following, should always be
followed to reduce the risk of
fire, leaking batteries, personal
injury and material damage.
u Read all of this manual carefully before
using the appliance.
u The intended use is described in this
manual. The use of any accessory
or attachment or the performance
of any operation with this appliance
other than those recommended in this
instruction manual may present a risk
of personal injury.
u Retain this manual for future
Using your appliance
Do not use the appliance to pick up
liquids or any materials that could
catch fire.
u Do not use the appliance near water.
(Original instructions)
Do not immerse the appliance in water.
Never pull the charger lead to
disconnect the charger from the
socket. Keep the charger lead away
from heat, oil and sharp edges.
u This appliance 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
appliance. Cleaning and user
maintenance shall not be made by
children without supervision.
in the enclosed safety warnings. These
risks can arise from misuse, prolonged
use etc.
Even with the application of the
relevant safety regulations and the
implementation of safety devices, certain
residual risks can not be avoided. These
u Injuries caused by touching any
moving parts.
u Injuries caused by touching any hot
u Injuries caused when changing any
parts or accessories.
u Injuries caused by prolonged use
of the appliance. When using any
appliance for prolonged periods
ensure you take regular breaks.
Inspection and repairs
Batteries and chargers
Before use, check the appliance for
damaged or defective parts. Check for
breakage of parts, damage to switches
and any other conditions that may
affect its operation.
u Do not use the appliance if any part is
damaged or defective.
u Have any damaged or defective parts
repaired or replaced by an authorized
repair agent.
u Regularly check the charger lead for
damage. Replace the charger if the
lead is damaged or defective.
u Never attempt to remove or replace
any parts other than those specified in
this manual.
Additional safety instructions
Residual risks
Additional residual risks may arise when
using the tool which may not be included
Never attempt to open for any reason.
Do not expose the battery to water.
u Do not expose the battery to heat.
u Do not store in locations where the
temperature may exceed 40°C.
u Charge only at ambient temperatures
between 10°C and 40°C.
u Charge only using the charger
provided with the appliance/tool. Using
the wrong charger could result in an
electric shock or overheating of the
u When disposing of batteries, follow
the instructions given in the section
"Protecting the environment".
u Do not damage/deform the battery
pack either by puncture or impact, as
this may create a risk of injury and fire.
u Do not charge damaged batteries.
(Original instructions)
Under extreme conditions, battery
leakage may occur. When you notice
liquid on the batteries carefully wipe
the liquid off using a cloth. Avoid skin
u In case of skin or eye contact, follow
the instructions below.
Warning! The battery fluid may cause
personal injury or damage to property. In
case of skin contact, immediately rinse
with water. If redness, pain or irritation
occurs seek medical attention. In case of
eye contact, rinse immediately with clean
water and seek medical attention.
Electrical safety
Your charger has been designed for a
specific voltage. Always check that the
mains voltage corresponds to the voltage
on the rating plate. Never attempt to
replace the charger unit with a regular
mains plug.
Symbols on the charger
Read all of this manual carefully
before using the appliance.
This tool is double insulated;
therefore no earth wire is
required. Always check that the
power supply corresponds to
the voltage on the rating plate.
The charging base is intended
for indoor use only.
Your charger has been designed for a
specific voltage. Always check that the
mains voltage corresponds to the voltage
on the rating plate and the information in
the technical data table.
Warning! Never attempt to replace the
charger unit with a regular mains plug.
u Use your Black & Decker charger only
to charge the battery in the appliance/
tool with which it was supplied. Other
batteries could burst, causing personal
injury and damage.
u Never attempt to charge
nonrechargeable batteries.
u If the supply cord is damaged, it must
be replaced by the manufacturer or
an authorised Black & Decker Service
Centre in order to avoid a hazard.
u Do not expose the charger to water.
u Do not open the charger.
u Do not probe the charger.
u The appliance/tool/battery must be
placed in a well ventilated area when
Labels on appliance
The following symbols appear on this appliance along with the
date code:
S003AQ 15
Only use with charger S003AQ 15
This tool includes some or all of the following features.
1. On/off switch (press and hold)
2. Bowl release button
3. Dust bowl
4. Charger
5. Charging bracket
Fig. A
Dry pick up cloth filter (NVB units Only)
(NVB units Only)
Wet/Dry foam insert (WDB units Only)
Wet/Dry deflector
(WDB units Only)
Fig. B
10. Squeegee (WDB___WA units Only)
11. Brush tool (WDB___WA and NVB___WA units Only)
12. Crevice tool (WDB___WA and NVB___WA units Only)
(Original instructions)
Wall Mounting (fig. C)
The product can be attached to a wall to provide a convenient
storage and charging point for the appliance.
When fixing to a wall, make sure that the fixing method is
suitable for the wall type and is appropriate to the weight of
the appliance.
u Mark the location of the screw holes (within reach of an
electrical outlet for charging the vac while it is on the wall
u Fix the mounting bracket to the wall using appropriate
screws and plugs for the type of wall and weight of the
u Hang the appliance on the wall by placing the opening
on the base of the vac over the hooks in the wall mount
charging bracket.
Accessories (fig .B)
These models may be supplied with some of the following
u A squeege tool (10) for wet use on hard surfaces.
u A brush tool (11) for furniture and stairs.
u A crevice tool (12) for confined spaces.
Fitting (Fig. D)
u Insert the appropriate accessory into the front of the
appliance. Make sure that the accessory is pushed fully in.
Before first use, the battery must be charged for at least
24 hours.
u Place the appliance on the charging bracket whenever it is
not in use.
Warning! Before charging, be sure to empty all liquid contents
and dry thoroughly, to avoid damage to your appliance.
Charging the battery (Fig. C)
Make sure that the appliance is switched off. The battery
will not be charged with the on/off switch (1) pressed.
u Place the appliance on the charging bracket (5).
u Plug in the charger. Switch on at the mains.
u Leave the appliance to charge for at least 21 hours.
While charging, the charger may become warm. This is
normal and does not indicate a problem.
The appliance can be left connected to the charger
Warning! Do not charge the battery at ambient temperatures
below 10 °C or above 40 °C.
Switching on and off (fig. E)
To switch the appliance on, press and hold the on/off
switch (1).
To switch the appliance off, release on/off switch (1).
Dry pick up (NVB units Only)
u For everyday spills of dry material.
Warning! Never pick up wet applications with these units.
Wet and dry pick up (WDB units Only)
For everyday spills of dry material, use your appliance
without the squeegee accessory.
Warning! Your product is designed for light spills only.
u This appliance can also be used to pick up everyday liquid
spills. Use the squeegee accessory on non-absorbent,
hard surfaces. On absorbent surfaces, such as carpet,
your appliance will pick up wet spills better without the
u For best performance on hard surface wet pickups, insert
squeegee into the bowl nozzle opening.
u For best results when using this accessory, hold the
appliance at an angle of 45° and pull it slowly towards
u Do not fill the bowl beyond the end of the intake chute. If
there is any liquid in the bowl, do not turn the unit upside
down, sideways, point the nozzle upward, or shake the
vac excessively.
u After picking up liquid substances clean the appliance and
filter immediately. Mold and mildew may form if the unit is
not properly cleaned after wet pickups.
u Before charging, be sure to empty all liquid contents and
dry thoroughly, to avoid damage to your appliance.
Optimising the suction force
In order to keep the suction force optimised, the filters must be
cleared regularly during use.
Emptying and cleaning the product
Removing the dust bowl and filters (fig. F & G).
Warning! The filters are re-usable and should be cleaned
u Press the bowl release button (2) and pull the dust bowl
(3) straight off.
u While holding the dust bowl over a bin or sink, pull out the
filter to empty the contents of the bowl.
u To replace the dust bowl, place it back onto the handle
until it “clicks” firmly into position.
Warning! Never use the appliance without the filters.
Optimum dust collection will only be achieved with clean
(Original instructions)
Foam insert (fig. H) (WDB units Only)
Place the foam insert (8) into the centre of the wet/dry
deflector (9).
Warning! Never use the appliance for wet applications without
the water deflector and foam insert fitted.
Protecting the environment
Pre-filter (fig. I) (NVB units Only)
The Filter and pre-filter can be separated to allow better
u Twist the pre-filter (7) in an anti-clockwise direction and lift
from the filter (6).
Warning! Never pick up wet applications with these units.
Cleaning the dust bowls and filters
The dust bowls and filters can be washed in warm soapy
Make sure that the filters and the dust bowl are dry before
Replacing the filters
The filters should be replaced every 6 to 9 months and
whenever worn or damaged.
Replacement filters are available from your Black & Decker
For models: NVB115W, NVB115WA, NVB215W, NVB215WA
use filter part number FLVD10-XJ
For models: WDB115W, WDB115WA, WDB215W,
WDB215WA use filter part number FLVWD10-XJ
Your Black & Decker corded/cordless appliance/tool has been
designed to operate over a long period of time with a minimum
of maintenance. Continuous satisfactory operation depends
upon proper tool care and regular cleaning.
Warning! Before performing any maintenance on corded/
cordless power tools:
u Switch off and unplug the appliance/tool.
u Or switch off and remove the battery from the appliance/
tool if the appliance/tool has a separate battery pack.
u Or run the battery down completely if it is integral and then
switch off.
u Unplug the charger before cleaning it. Your charger does
not require any maintenance apart from regular cleaning.
u Regularly clean the ventilation slots in your appliance/tool/
charger using a soft brush or dry cloth.
u Regularly clean the motor housing using a damp cloth. Do
not use any abrasive or solvent-based cleaner.
Separate collection. Products and batteries marked with this symbol must not be disposed of with normal household waste.
Products and batteries contain materials that can be
recovered or recycled reducing the demand for raw materials.
Please recycle electrical products and batteries according to
local provisions. Further information is available at
Technical data
NVB115W, NVB115WA,
Weight (Kg)
Input Voltage (VAC)
100 - 240
100 - 240
Output Voltage (V)
Current (mA)
Approx charge time
Voltage (VDC)
Black & Decker is confident of the quality of its products and
offers consumers a 24 month guarantee from the date
of purchase. This guarantee is in addition to and in no way
prejudices your statutory rights. The guarantee is valid within
the territories of the Member States of the European Union
and the European Free Trade Area.
To claim on the guarantee, the claim must be in accordance
with Black&Decker Terms and Conditions and you will need to
submit proof of purchase to the seller or an authorised repair
agent. Terms and conditions of the Black&Decker 2 year
guarantee and the location of your nearest authorised repair
agent can be obtained on the Internet at www.2helpU.com, or
by contacting your local Black & Decker office at the address
indicated in this manual.
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20 Fletcher Road, Mooroolbark,
Victoria, 3138
Tel. Fax
03-8720 5100
03-9727 5940
New Zealand
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5 Te Apunga Place
Mt Wellington
Aukland 1060
Tel. Fax
+64 9 259 1133
+64 9 259 1122
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