Cordless Cleaner
HANDY VAC II
MODEL 4071D
INSTRUCTION MANUAL
SPEC I FICAT10NS
Capacity
600 mi
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Dimensions IL x W x H )
Net weight
3 6 5 mm x 102 mm x 108 mm
114 318" x 4" x 4-1/4")
0 6 kg I1 3 Ibs)
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* Manufacturer reserves the right t o change specifications without notice
* Note Specifications may differ from country t o country
IMPORTANT
SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
When using an electrical appliance, basic precautions should
always be followed, including the following:
READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS
BEFORE USING THIS APPLIANCE
WARNINGTO
reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, or
injury:
1. Do not leave appliance when the battery cartridge is installed.
Remove the battery cartridge from your appliance when n o t in use and
before servicing.
2. Do not allow t o be used as a toy. Close attention is necessary when used
by or near children.
3. Use only as described in this manual. Use only manufacturer's recommended attachments.
4.If appliance is n o t working as
it should, has been dropped, damaged, left
outdoors, or dropped into water, return it t o a service center.
5. Do not handle appliance with wet hands.
6. Do not p u t any object into openings. Do not use w i t h any opening blocked;
keep free of dust, lint, hair, and anything that may reduce air flow.
7 . Keep hair, loose clothing, fingers, and all parts of body away from openings
and moving parts.
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Do not pick up anything that is burning or smoking, such as cigarettes,
matches, or h o t ashes.
9.Do not use without filters in place.
IO. Turn
o f f all controls before removing the battery cartridge.
11. Use extra care w h e n cleaning on stairs.
12. Do not use t o pick up flammable or combustible liquids such as gasoline
or use i n areas where they may be present.
13. Use only the charger supplied by the manufacturer t o recharge.
This appliance is intended for household use.
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IMPORTANT
SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS
Length of Cord (Feet)
25
50
100
150
AWG Size of Cord
18
18
18
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ADDITIONAL SAFETY RULES
FOR CHARGER &
BATTERY CARTRIDGE
1. Do not charge Battery Cartridge w h e n temperature is BELOW 10°C (5OOF)
or ABOVE 4OoC (104OF).
2. Do not attempt t o use a step-up transformer, an engine generator or DC power
receptacle.
3. Do not allow anything t o cover or clog the charger vents.
4. Always cover the battery terminals with the battery cover when the battery
cartridge is not used.
5. A battery short can cause a large current flow, overheating, possible burns
and even a breakdown.
(11 Do n o t touch the terminals w i t h any conductive material.
(2) Avoid storing battery cartridge in a container with other metal objects such
as nails, coins, etc.
(3)Do n o t expose battery cartridge t o water or rain.
6. Do n o t store the t o o l and Battery Cartridge i n locations where the temperature may reach or exceed 5OoC (122OF).
7 . Do not incinerate the Battery Cartridge even if it is severely damaged or is
completely w o r n out. The battery cartridge can explode i n a fire.
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS.
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Installing or removing battery cartridge
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*Always switch off the tool before insertion or removal of the battery cartridge.
Set d a t e
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To remove the battery cartridge, pull out
the set plate on the tool and grasp both
sides of the cartridge while withdrawing i t
from the barrel.
To insert the battery cartridge, align the
tongue on the battery cartridge with the
groove in the housing and slip it into
place. Snap the set plate back into place.
Be sure to close the s e t plate fully before
using the tool.
Do not use force when inserting the battery cartridge.
If the cartridge does not slide in easily, it is not being inserted correctly.
Charging
Plug the fast charger into your power
source. Insert the battery cartridge so that
the plus and minus terminals on the battery cartridge are on the same sides as their
respective markings on the fast charger. Insert the cartridge fully into the port so that
it rests on the charger port floor.
Check to see that the charging light comes
on. When it goes out, you may remove the
f uIIy charged battery cartridge .
After charging, unplug the charger from
the power source.
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Vents
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CAUTION :
Your new battery cartridge i s not charged. You will need to change it before use.
If you try to charge a cartridge from a just-operated tool, sometimes the charging light
will not come on. I f this occurs, let the cartridge cool off for a while. Then re-insert it
and try to charge it once more.
When you charge a new battery cartridge or a battery cartridge which has not been used
for a long period, it may not accept a full charge. This i s a normal condition and does
not indicate a problem. You can recharge the battery cartridge fully after discharging i t
almost completely a couple of times.
* I f you wish to charge two battery cartridges, allow 15 minutes between chargings on
the fast charger.
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Switch action
To start the tool, simply pull the trigger.
Release the trigger to StOD.
CAUTION :
Before operation, always check to be sure that the filter and pre-filter are correctly installed, or dirt and foreign matter will get into the motor and cause a failure.
Cleaning (Suction)
Nozzle
Attach the nozzle to clean off tables, desks,
furniture, etc. Nozzle slips on easily.
Nozzle + Extension wand
The extension wand fits in between the
nozzle and the cleaner itself. This arrangement keeps the weight of the cleaner near
your hand. It i s especially convenient for
overhead cleaning or when reach i s important in close quarters.
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Crevice tool
Fit on the crevice tool attachment for
cleaning corners and crevice tool of a car
or furniture. Sand and other heavy items
can be sucked up easily.
Crevice tool + Extension wand
In tight quarters where the cleaner itself
cannot squeeze in, or in high places hard to
reach, the extension wand may be used.
Tapping out filter
When you notice less suction force during operation, stand the cleaner so that the intake
hole i s in the upright position and tap by hand the side of the cleaner 4 or 5 times. This
will unclog the pre-filter and filter and restore suction force.
CAUTION :
Empty the cleaner before it becomes too full, or the suction force weakens.
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Dust disposal
Raise the end of the cleaner so that the
contents will not fall out. Then tap by
hand the side of the capsule 4 or 5 times
in order to detach materials from the prefilter and filter and facilitate emptying.
Tip end of cleaner (with suction hole)
down and unscrew capsule as indicated in
arrow direction. Remove capsule carefully
keeping it straight up and down so that the
contents will not spill out.
Empty the contents of the capsule and also
the dust adhering to the pre-filter.
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Tap or rap here
(arrow-indicatedposition)
Turn the pre-filter and pull it off toward
you, emptying out the fine dust inside.
Then take out the filter and tap out any
adhering dust.
After emptying out the cleaner, re-assemble in the order shown in the figure.
1 . Fit filter snugly on all the way.
2. Slip on pre-filter.
3. Screw on the capsule.
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Capsule
Pre-f ilter
Filter
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CAUTIONS:
Failure to re-assemble the filter and/or pre-filter so that they are back on all the way,
or using a broken or ripped filter, can cause dust to get into the motor and result in a
fa i I ure.
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Screw the capsule tightly into place. Tighten accessories (crevice tool, etc.) in the same
direction as the capsule screws on.
After use
When recharging or storing the cleaner,
hang the cleaner from a nail using the conv e n i e n t hanger in back.
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MAINTENANCE
CAUTION :
Always be sure that the tool is switched off and the battery cartridge is removed before
attempting to perform inspection or maintenance.
From time to time wipe off the outside
(housing) of the cleaner using a cloth
dampened in soapy water. Never use
gasoline, thinner or the like or discoloration or cracks can take place.
Rins out the filter in soapy water occasionally. Dry it out thoroughly before use.
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Never use an electric washer
t o clean the filter.
CAUTION :
Do not use oil, benzine, thinner or the like to clean off the cleaner itself. Cracks or discoloration will result.
To maintain product SAFETY and RELIABILITY, repairs, maintenance or adjustment
should be performed by Makita Authorized or Factory Service Centers, always using
Makita replacement parts.
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ACC ESSOR I ES
CAUTION :
These accessories or attachments are recommended for use with your Makita tool specified in this
manual The use of any other accessories or attachments might present a risk of injury t o persons,
The accessories or attachments should be used only in the proper and intended manner.
Extension wand
Part No. 412040-0
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Nozzle assembly
Part No. 122234-6
Nozzle assembly (for carpet)
Part No. 122291 - 4
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Crevice tool
Part No. 41 1891 - 8
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Battery cartridge 7000
Part No. 632003-2
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Flexible hose
Part No. 191496-7
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Fast charger D C 7 1 0 0
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Battery cover
Part No.414938-7
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Jan.-08'87
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CORDLESS CLEANER
Model 4071D
Note: The switch and other part configurations
may differ from country to country.
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Hanger
Tapping Screw 3 x 2 0
Filter
Pm Filter
Stop Ring CS
Valve
Capsule
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Housing Set I W i t h Item 31
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The only way to dispose of a Makita battery is
to recycle it. The law prohibits any other
method of disposal.
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Ni-Cd
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To recycle the battery:
1. Remove the battery from the tool.
2. a). Take the battery to your nearest Makita Factory Service Center
or
b). Take the battery to your nearest Makita Authorized Service Center or
Distributor that has been designated as a Makita battery recycling location.
Call your nearest Makita Service Center or Distributor to determine the location
that provides Makita battery recycling. See your local Yellow Pages under
”Tools-Electric’ !
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MAKITA LIMITED ONE YEAR WARRANTY
Warranty Policy
I,.very Makita tool is thoroughly inspected and tested before leaving the factory. It is warranted to
be free of defects from workmanship and materials for the period of ONE YEAR from the date of
original purchase. Should any trouble develop during this one-year period, return the COMPLETE
tool, freight prepaid, to one of Makita’s Factory or Authorized Service Centers. If inspection shows
the trouble is caused by defective workmanship or material, Makita will repair (or at our option,
replace) without charge.
This Warranty does not apply where:
repairs have been made or attempted by others:
repairs are required because of normal wear and tear:
The tool has been abused, misused or improperly maintained;
alterations have been made t o the tool.
IN NO EVkNT SHALL MAKITA BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES FROM THE SALE OR USE O F THE PRODUCT. THIS DISCLAIMER
APPLIES BOTH DURING AND AFTER THE TERM O F THIS WARRANTY.
MAKITA DISCLAIMS LIABILITY FOR ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING IMPLIED
WARRANTIES OF “MERCHANTABILITY” AND “FITNESS FOR A SPECIFIC PURPOSE,”
AFTER THE ONE-YEAR TERM O F THIS WARRANTY.
T h s Warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary from
state to state. Some states d o not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential
damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply t o you. Some states do not allow
limitation on how long an implied warranty lasts, so the above limitation may not apply t o you.
Makita Corporation
3-11-8, Sumiyoshi-cho,
Anjo, Aichi 446 Japan
883562A063
PRINTED IN JAPAN
1993 - 10 - N