11 Use a descaler suitable for plastic products (all kettles have plastic parts). 12 Follow the instructions on the descaler, then rinse, fill, boil, and empty, to avoid residues. , Products returned under guarantee with faults due to scale will incur a repair charge. water filter 13 A clogged filter will affect performance. 14 Check your hands are free from soap, or anything which might leave a taint. 15 Switch the kettle off, and let it cool. 16 Remove the lid. 17 Slide the filter up and out of its guides. 18 Brush the filter under a running tap. 19 Rinse the kettle, to remove scale particles. 20 Slide the clean filter back into its guides. 21 Replace the lid. online www.russellhobbs.co.uk for more products connection The kettle must be earthed. Fit a 13A BS1362 fuse in a 13A BS1363 plug. Fit the green/yellow wire to E or E, the blue to N, the brown to L. Fit the cord grip. If in doubt, call an electrician. Don’t use a nonrewireable plug unless the fuse cover is fitted. If you remove the plug, dispose of it. service Before you phone, have the Model No. to hand, as we won’t be able to help without it. It’s on the rating plate (usually beneath the product). The product isn’t user-serviceable. If it’s not working, read the instructions, check the plug fuse and main fuse/circuit breaker. If it’s still not working, consult your retailer. If that doesn’t solve the problem – ring Customer Service – they may be able to offer technical advice. If they advise you to return the product to us, pack it carefully, include a note with your name, address, day phone number, and what’s wrong. If under guarantee, say where and when purchased, and include proof of purchase (till receipt). Send it to: Customer Service, Salton Europe Ltd, Failsworth, Manchester M35 0HS email: email@example.com telephone: 0845 658 9700 (local rate number) guarantee Defects affecting product function appearing within 1 year of purchase will be corrected by replacement or repair provided the product is used and maintained in accordance with the instructions. Your statutory rights are not affected. Documentation, packaging & product specifications may change without notice. 550-315 wheelie bin symbol To avoid environmental and health problems due to hazardous substances in electrical and electronic goods, appliances marked with this symbol mustn’t be disposed of with unsorted municipal waste, but recovered, reused, or recycled. instructions and guarantee 5 Don’t open the lid till the kettle has cooled. 6 Pour slowly, and don’t over-tilt the kettle. 7 Unplug the stand when not in use. 8 Check the lid is fully closed before switching the kettle on, or it may not switch off. 9 Fill with at least 2 cups of water, but don’t fill past max, or it may spit boiling water. 10 Lift the kettle off the stand to fill or pour. 11 Use the kettle only for heating water. 12 Use the kettle only with the stand supplied. 13 Don’t use it with a timer or remote control. 14 If the kettle or cable malfunctions or suffers damage, return the kettle, to avoid hazard. household use only before using for the first time 1 Fill, boil, empty, and rinse – do this 3 times. Read the instructions and keep them safe. Pass them on if you pass the kettle on. Remove all packing, but keep it till you check the kettle. important safeguards Follow basic safety precautions, including: 1 The kettle must only be used by or under the supervision of a responsible adult. Use and store it out of reach of children. 2 Don’t put the kettle, stand, cable, or plug in liquid; don’t use the kettle in a bathroom, near water, or outdoors. 3 The scald hazard lasts long after boiling, so: a) put the stand on a stable, level surface b) keep it away from worktop edges c) route the cable so it doesn’t overhang, and can’t be tripped over or caught d) wind excess cable beneath the stand 4 Don’t touch hot surfaces. filling caution keep clear of steam from the lid hole 2 Lift the kettle off the stand. 3 To remove the lid: a) let the kettle cool, to avoid/reduce steam b) grip the rear of the handle with one hand, c) grip the lid knob with the other hand d) pull the lid up and away from the kettle, to prevent steam reaching your hands 4 Use at least 2 cupfuls, but don’t fill past max. 5 Replace the lid, and press down to secure it. switch on 6 Plug the stand into the wall socket. 7 Put the kettle on the stand. 8 Move the switch to 1 – the light will glow. switching off 9 The kettle will switch off when it boils. 10 Alternatively, move the switch to 0, or simply lift the kettle off the stand. general 11 Lift the kettle off the stand before pouring. 12 Pour slowly and don’t over-tilt the kettle. 13 Don’t tilt the kettle backwards, water might get on to the control area. 14 If this happens, sit the kettle somewhere warm for 12 hours to dry before using it. 15 Don’t worry about moisture on the stand. The steam used to switch the kettle off is condensed and vented under the kettle. 16 Don’t worry about discolouration on the floor of the kettle. It’s due to the bonding of the element to the kettle floor. using with insufficient water 17 This will shorten the life of the element. A boil-dry cut-out will switch the kettle off. 18 To prevent the kettle cycling on and off, remove it from the stand. 19 Sit the kettle on the work surface till it’s cold. 20 Don’t fill the kettle till it’s cold, or it may spit. care and maintenance 1 Unplug the stand, and let the kettle cool. 2 Lift the kettle off the stand. 3 Wipe inside and outside with a damp cloth. 4 Keep all connectors and sockets dry. 5 Don’t put the kettle or stand in liquid. 6 Don’t use harsh cleaning agents or solvents. descale – even in soft water areas 7 Limescale is normally visible. 8 Phosphate scale isn’t generally visible, but it’s there, even in soft water areas. 9 Scale overheats the element, reducing its life, and may trigger the boil-dry cut-out. 10 So, even with soft water, descale regularly, to help keep your kettle in working order.
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