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User Guide
Vax Careline: (UK) 0844 412 8455
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Handheld
Get Cleaning...
What’s your Vax model number?
e.g. H 9 0 - G A - B
What’s your serial number? (Located on the base of the machine)
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Note these down in case you need them in future. Please keep instructions for further use.
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Machine Overview
1 Nozzle release button
2 Dirt container
3 Filter
a) filter shroud
b) filter
4 Dirt container release button
5 Charging indicator (blue LED)
6 On/off switch
7 Charging connection point
8 Charger
9 Dusting brush
10 Crevice tool
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
Unit
3a
3b
Filters
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9
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Accessories
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General Safety Information
FOR HOUSEHOLD USE ONLY.
14.
When using the handheld, basic safety precautions
should always be observed, including the following:
Do not vacuum up harmful or toxic material
(chlorine bleach, ammonia, drain cleaner, etc).
15.
Do not use without the filter in place.
16.
Do not vacuum up hard or sharp objects such as
glass, nails, screws, coins, etc.
17.
Turn off all controls before unplugging.
18.
Take extra care when cleaning on stairs
Store the appliance indoors in a cool, dry area.
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WARNING: Do not use outdoors or on wet
surfaces.
1.
Do not charge the unit outdoors.
19.
2.
Turn off the handheld before connecting or
disconnecting from the mains supply.
20. Only use the charger supplied by the manufacturer
to recharge.
3.
Children should be supervised to ensure that they
do not play with the appliance.
4.
This appliance is not intended for use by persons
(including children) 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 person responsible for their safety.
5.
Use only as described in this manual. Only use the
manufacturer’s recommended attachments.
6.
Do not use the handheld vacuum if it has been
dropped, damaged, left outdoors, or dropped into
water. Do not use the charger with a damaged
cord or plug. If the charger is damaged, it must be
replaced by the manufacturer or a recommended
Service Agent to avoid hazard and invalidating the
guarantee.
7.
Do not abuse the cord. Keep the cord away from
heated surface. Do not pull the cord around sharp
edges or corners. Do not close the cord in a door.
8.
Do not handle the plug or appliance with wet
hands.
9.
Do not throw batteries into fire or expose them to
high temperatures, as they may burst.
10.
Do not use with any opening blocked; keep free of
dust, lint, hair, and anything that may reduce airflow.
11.
Keep hair, loose clothing, fingers and all parts of the
body away from openings and moving parts.
12.
Do not pick up hot coals, cigarette butts, matches
or anything hot, smoking or burning objects.
13.
Do not pick up flammable or combustible materials
(lighter fluid, petrol, kerosene, etc) or use in the
presence of explosive liquids or vapour.
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IMPORTANT: For dry debris use only.
WARNING: Always switch off and unplug the
handheld from the electrical outlet before
assembling, opening or emptying the dirt container, or
before connecting/disconnecting the attachments or
performing any maintenance.
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IMPORTANT: Remove the battery from the
appliance before recycling. For further information
please contact your local waste management centre.
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This handheld is intended for household use only
and NOT for commercial or industrial use.
PLEASE KEEP INSTRUCTIONS FOR FURTHER
USE.
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Operation
Charging and operation
NOTE: The initial
charging time is 15 hours.
While charging, the indicator will
remain a steady blue. Once fully
charged, the light will flash.
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Plug charger into the mains and
insert lead into back of unit.
Off
On
On/off switch.
Tools
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9
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The crevice tool can be attached directly onto the nozzle. To use
the dusting brush, attach to the crevice tool.
Emptying the dirt container
1
2
tap
To open, press release button
to remove the dirt container.
4
Remove filter.
Empty over a bin.
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Maintenance (Keep your Vax as good as new)
Dirt container and filter maintenance
IMPORTANT: The condition of the filter affects the
performance of your machine. Please check and clean
the filter periodically (depending on the level of use).
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IMPORTANT: Do not use the handheld without the
filter in place.
Cleaning the filter
1
2
Turn anti-clockwise to
separate the filters.
24hr
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tap
40° C
max
Tap filters against bin.
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Maintenance (Keep your Vax as good as new)
Cleaning the nozzle
1
tap
2
To open, press release button
and pull nozzle away from dirt bin.
Shake excess dirt from dirt
container. Tap nozzle against bin.
To re-attach nozzle and dirt container
2
2
1
1
Align bottom of nozzle with dirt
container and clip on.
6
Align bottom of dirt container
with main body and clip on.
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NOTE: An audible ‘click’ can be heard when the nozzle and
dirt container are re-attached correctly.
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NOTE: Please ensure filter is located back in position when
re-attaching nozzle and dirt container.
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Maintenance (Keep your Vax as good as new)
Battery maintenance
Disposal
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IMPORTANT: The handheld vacuum contains a battery that must not disposed
of in your domestic waste. Check with your Local Authority for recycling advice.
Removing the battery
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Never short-circuit the battery, i.e. never touch both poles simultaneously, especially with
metal objects.
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Never dismantle the battery.
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Never expose the battery to high temperatures.
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Improper handling can lead to liquid leaking from the battery. This can cause skin
irritations. Avoid any contact with the fluid.
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If it becomes necessary to replace the battery, contact the Vax Careline.
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Do not replace the battery with a battery of a different type.
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FAQs
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WARNING: to reduce the risk of personal injury, unplug the handheld before
performing maintenance/troubleshooting checks.
Why will the handheld not run?
• The battery may not be charged. To charge the battery, the power switch must be in the ‘off’ position. The static
blue light shows the unit is charging. The initial charge should be for 15 hours.
• For further assistance, please call us on: 0844 412 8455
Why won’t the handheld pick up?
• The nozzle or crevice tool may be blocked; remove the obstruction.
• The filter may be clogged or dirty; clean the filter. Refer to the Maintenance section.
• The battery charge is getting weak; let the battery run until it stops and recharge.
• The dirt container is full; empty the container.
• For further assistance, please call us on: 0844 412 8455
Why won’t the battery recharge?
• The charger may not be inserted correctly.
• Check the mains power is switched on.
• The electrical outlet may not be working; check the fuse or breaker and consult an electrician.
• For further assistance, please call us on: 0844 412 8455
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Other Information
UK Service & Help
Vax Customer Careline:
(UK) 0844 412 8455
(ROI) 1-800 928 308
Any queries or concerns about using the Vax, call the Vax Careline. Please make a note of the serial
number and model number of the carpet cleaner before calling. For the nearest Service Agent,
please call the Vax Customer Careline or visit vax.co.uk
Technical Specification
Battery voltage:
Capacity:
Runtime:
Weight:
Charger input wattage:
Charging time:
Filter type:
12V
0.7L
15 mins
1.3kg
230 - 240V - 50Hz
15 hours
Washable
Subject to technical change without notice.
EEC Statement of Compliance
Manufacturer/EEC importer: Vax Limited, hereby on our own responsibility, declare that the
H89-12V series is manufactured in compliance with the following Directives:
Safety: 2006/95/EC Low Voltage Directive
EMC: 2004/108/EC Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive
Waste electrical products should not be disposed of with household waste. Please recycle
where facilities exist. Check with your Local Authority or retailer for recycling advice.
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