#3990 Sonoma Automatic Wine Opener READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USE 1. To protect against risk of electrical shock, do not put the electric wine opener in water or other liquid. This may cause personal injury and/or damage to the product. 2. To protect against fire, do not operate the unit in the presence of explosives and/or flammable fumes. 3. Do not use the electric wine opener for anything other than the intended use. 4. This product is intended for normal domestic household use only. 5. When using the electric wine opener keeping your workspace clean and free from potential hazards. 6. For indoor use only. Do not expose the electric wine opener to rain or other extreme conditions. 7. Never force the electric wine opener onto a bottle or attempt to speed up the mechanism. The electric wine opener will work best when it is operated at its intended speed. 8. Do not touch or adjust the electric wine opener’s mechanism or the corkscrew spiral. Only hold the electric wine opener by its plastic housing. 9. Do not attempt to open bottles if the switch is not working correctly. 10. Do not attempt to open the electric wine opener. It has no serviceable parts. ATTENTION: Corkscrew is sharp. Handle carefully. Keep hands and utensils away from the corkscrew while operating to prevent the possibility of severe personal injury and/or damage to the product. OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS 1. Open the battery compartment cover and put 4 “AA” batteries into compartment by matching “+” and “-“marks on the battery and compartment. Then close the cover. 2. Before removing the cork you must remove the Foil Seal from the bottle using the cutter provided. 3. Place the electric wine opener on top of the wine bottle making sure that it remains as upright as possible at all times. If you hold the electric wine opener at an angle to the bottle it will not remove the cork properly. 4. Hold the electric wine opener firmly and press extract button. The corkscrew spiral will turn in a clockwise direction and enter the cork, then gradually remove it from the bottle. When the elecrtic wine opener mechanism stops the cork has been fully removed from the bottle. 5. Lift the electric wine opener away from the bottle, to remove the cork simply press the up button (Release Button). The spiral will turn in a counterclosewise direction and release the cork. 6. Always return the electric wine opener to the stand after use. This will protect the mechanism when it is not in use.