8. VEC124B VEC124BW VEC124Y VEC124C SPECIFICATIONS: Spotlight Bulb ............................................................12 volt/55 watt Battery ......................................................................Maintenance-free, sealed, lead-acid, ..........................................................................6 volt, 4.5Ah AC Recharge Adapter ................................................12 volt, 300mA 1 YEAR LIMITED WARRANTY PROGRAM This limited warranty program is the only one that applies to this product, and it sets forth all the responsibilities of Vector Manufacturing, Ltd., regarding this product. There is no other warranty, other than described herein. This Vector Manufacturing, Ltd. product is warranted, to the original purchaser only, to be free of defects in materials and workmanship for one year from the date of purchase without additional charge. The warranty does not extend to subsequent purchasers or users. Vector Manufacturing, Ltd. will not be responsible for any amount of damage in excess of the retail purchase price of the product under any circumstances. Incidental and consequential damages are specifically excluded from coverage under this warranty. This product is not intended for commercial use. This warranty does not apply to accessories or damage to units from misuse or incorrect installation. Misuse includes wiring or connecting to improper polarity power sources. ® SPORT SPOT 1,000,000 SERIES™ CORDLESS, RECHARGEABLE SPOTLIGHT RETURN/REPAIR POLICY: Defective products, other than accessories, may be returned postage prepaid to Vector Manufacturing. Any defective product, other than accessories, that is returned to Vector Manufacturing within 30 days of the date of purchase will be replaced free of charge. If such a product is returned more than 30 days but less than one year from the purchase date, Vector Manufacturing will repair the unit or, at its option, replace it free of charge. If the unit is repaired, new or reconditioned replacement parts may be used, at Vector Manufacturing’s option. A unit may be replaced with a new or reconditioned unit of the same or comparable design. The repaired or replaced unit will then be warranted under the terms of the remainder of the warranty period. The customer is responsible for the shipping charges on all returned items after 30 days. During the warranty period, Vector Manufacturing, Ltd. will be responsible for the return shipping charges. LIMITATIONS: This warranty does not cover accessories, bulbs, fuses and batteries, defects resulting from normal wear and tear (including chips, scratches, abrasions, discoloration or fading due to usage or exposure to sunlight), accidents, damage during shipping to our service facility, alterations, unauthorized use or repair, neglect, misuse, abuse, failure to follow instructions for care and maintenance, fire, flood and Acts of God. If your problem is not covered by this warranty, call our Technical Support Department (954) 584-4446 or toll free (866) 5845504 for general repair information and charges if applicable. You may also contact us through our website www.vectormfg.com. STATE LAW RIGHTS: This warranty gives you specific legal rights. Some states do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts or the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the exclusions or limitations stated herein may not apply. This warranty gives the purchaser specific legal rights; other rights, which vary from state to state, may apply. TO REQUEST WARRANTY SERVICE FOR THIS PRODUCT: Contact Vector Manufacturing Technical Support by telephone, fax or mail. We suggest that you keep the original packaging in case you need to ship the unit. When returning a product, include your name, address, phone number, dated sales receipt (or copy) and a description of the reason for return and product serial number. After repairing or replacing the unit, we will make every effort to return it to you within four weeks. WARRANTY ACTIVATION: Please complete Warranty Activation Card and mail to Vector Manufacturing. Enter “VEC124” as Model and “SPORT SPOT 1,000,000 Series™” as Product Type. All Vector Manufacturing, Ltd. products must be registered within 10 days of purchase to activate this warranty. Mail the completed registration card, along with a copy of the original sales receipt to: ATTN.: CUSTOMER SERVICE / VECTOR MANUFACTURING, Ltd. 4140 SW 28th Way, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312 PH: 954-584-4446 • TOLL FREE: 866-584-5504 • Fax: 954-584-5556. You may also contact us at our web site www.vectormfg.com. WARRANTY IS NON-TRANSFERABLE AND NON-REFUNDABLE. © 2004 VECTOR MANUFACTURING, Ltd. FT. LAUDERDALE, FL 33312 MADE IN CHINA RD041204 OWNER’S MANUAL THIS MANUAL CONTAINS IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING SAFETY, OPERATION, MAINTENANCE AND STORAGE OF THIS PRODUCT. BEFORE USING, READ AND UNDERSTAND ALL CAUTIONS, WARNINGS, INSTRUCTIONS AND PRODUCT LABELS, PLUS YOUR VEHICLE’S BATTERY MANUFACTURER GUIDELINES. FAILURE TO DO SO COULD RESULT IN INJURY AND/OR PROPERTY DAMAGE. 4140 SW 28TH WAY, FT. LAUDERDALE, FL 33312 TEL: 954-584-4446 • FAX: 954-584-5556 • TOLL FREE: 866-584-5504 www.vectormfg.com 4. USING THE BUILT-IN HANGING HOOK: • Lift the hook into the upright position • Use the hook to position the spotlight in any safe, convenient location, for hands-free use. 5. FEATURES: • A cordless, compact, powerful quartz halogen spotlight for use whenever and wherever you need one • The tough, weatherproof SPORT SPOT® 1,000,000 is built for rugged, outdoor use • Intense 1,000,000 candle power beam carries up to one mile and easily penetrates rain, fog or smoke • Powerful, brighter quartz halogen bulb delivers a bright, tight beam with 10 times the power of an automobile headlight • Built-in hanging hook for hands-free convenience • Cordless operation allows complete freedom of movement • Compact, lightweight and easy to operate without sacrificing light intensity • Pistol grip handle • Locking trigger on/off switch delivers continuous beam forhands free operation • The life expectancy of the 6 volt, 4.5 amp-hour, sealed lead-acid battery is approximately 500 charging cycles. A replacement battery may be purchased from an electrical supply store or from Vector Technical Support, (954) 584-4446, or toll-free (866) 584-5504 • Do not allow battery to completely discharge. A dim light indicates that the battery charge is low, and should be recharged. Charge battery as soon as possible after each use 1. Disconnect the SPORT SPOT® 1,000,000 from the power source. 2. Remove the rubber bezel. 3. Loosen and remove six screws located on right side of spotlight housing. 4. Lift up and set aside the right side of the housing. 5. Carefully unplug positive and negative wires from battery clips and remove battery pack. (Do not let the connectors touch together). 6. Attach a new battery pack to wires, taking care to match up proper polarity (positive (red) to positive; negative (black) to negative). 7. Position battery in housing, and reassemble spotlight body. Tighten all screws. • Unique switch-locking mechanism prevents accidental battery rundown CHARGING: WITH AC CHARGER - Plug the AC charger (included) into the jack on the back of the SPORT SPOT® 1,000,000 body, and then plug into a standard AC wall outlet. Make sure the electric rating of your AC power supply matches the requirements listed on the top of the AC charger. Make sure the locking trigger switch is in the off position. The red LED indicator light (on the right of the spotlight housing) will illuminate to show the spotlight is charging. For initial charge, allow 20 hours for completion of a full charging cycle. For subsequent charges, allow approximately 12-15 hours. WITH 12 VDC CHARGER - Plug the DC charger (included) into the jack on the back of the spotlight body, and then insert the plug into the 12 volt DC accessory outlet of vehicle or any other 12 volt DC power source. Make sure the locking trigger switch is in the OFF position. The red LED indicator light will illuminate to show that the SPORT SPOT® 1,000,000 is charging. Allow approximately 3–6 hours charging time. NOTE: Be sure to use only the adapter cords supplied by the manufacturer for recharging the use of unauthorized adapter cords may damage the unit and will void the warranty. 3. OPERATION: 1. Disconnect from charger. 2. The trigger switch is located in the front of the pistol-grip handle of the spotlight. 3. To turn the SPORT SPOT® ON, squeeze the trigger switch. 4. To turn OFF the SPORT SPOT® release the trigger switch. 5. To LOCK the trigger into the on position for continuous operation, squeeze the trigger switch and firmly press the trigger locking button located on the side of the handle. The spotlight will stay on until the lock is released or until battery has been discharged. 6. Fully charged, the SPORT SPOT® 1,000,000 should provide 20-25 minutes of continuous operation. BA NOTE: When handling a new halogen bulb, do not touch the glass portion of the bulb. Natural oils from your hands can cause the bulb to fail. If necessary, clean the bulb with alcohol or a liquid window cleaner. PR NON-SPILLABLE SEALED LEAD-ACID BATTERY. MUST BE RECYCLED OR DISPOSED OF PROPERLY. DISPOSAL QUESTION? FOR U.S.A. CALL 1-877-288-7722 • May be charged from AC or DC power sources (both charging adapters included) 2. REPLACING THE BATTERY PACK: Warning: Batteries produce explosive gasesand can explode Wear saftey shield. (User and bystanders) Keep sparks and flames away from batteries. Flying particles can cause eye injury. For initial charge, allow 20 hours for completion of a full charging cycle. For subsequent charges, allow approximately 12-15 hours. 1. HANDS-FREE OPERATION: BA 1. Although the SPORT SPOT® 1,000,000 can be RECHARGED using either AC or DC POWER sources, WARNING Do not operate directly from AC or DC sources. *Attempting to operate the Sport Spot® directly from an AC or DC source with either charger may result in damage to the unit and will void the warranty. 2. Do not use charging systems other than those supplied by the manufacturer. 3. Do not leave the Sport Spot® charging for more than 24 hours (AC method) or 6 hours (DC method). 4. Do not completely discharge the battery before recharging. Deep discharge will decrease battery life. 5. Never look directly into the light. 6. Use caution when handling the light as the lens becomes hot during use. PR IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION ALWAYS RECYCLE Battery Disposal: The sealed lead acid battery contained in the SPORT SPOT® 1,000,000 should be disposed of properly once it has expired. Some states require recycling. Please contact your local solid waste authority for recycling information. 2. Before disposing of the battery, protect exposed terminals with heavy-duty tape to prevent shorting (shorting can result in injury or fire). Do not expose battery to fire or intense heat as it may explode. 1. 6. BULB REPLACEMENT: Disconnect the Sport Spot® 1,000,000 from the power source. Remove rubber bezel. Loosen and remove six screws that secure spotlight housing. Lift up and set aside the right side of the housing. Remove wire spring and carefully pull out old bulb from the terminal. Replace with a new H3, 6V halogen bulb unit (minimum H3, 6V, 55W) available from an electrical supply house, or Open from Vector Technical Support at (954) 584-4446 or toll-free (866) 584-5504. 7. Reverse the above procedure to re-assemble the spotlight. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Closed NOTE: When handling a new halogen bulb, do not touch the glass portion of the bulb. Natural oils from your hands can cause the bulb to fail. If necessary, clean the bulb with alcohol or a liquid window cleaner.