Important safety instructions, Save these instructions – GE 169072 User Manual

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imPortAnt sAFetY instruCtions

• Do not leave appliance when plugged

in. unplug from outlet when not in use

and before servicing.

• Do not use outdoors or on wet surfaces.
• Always turn off this appliance when

removing dust container and filters

• Do not allow to be used as a toy. Close

attention is necessary when used by or

near children.

• use only as described in this manual.

use only manufacturer’s recommended


• Do not use with damaged cord or plug.

if appliance is not working as it should,

has been dropped, damaged, left

outdoors, or dropped into water, Call

our toll-free customer service number

for information on examination, repair,

or adjustment.

• Do not pull or carry by cord, use cord as

a handle, close a door on cord, or pull

cord around sharp edges or corners. Do

not run appliance over cord. Keep cord

away from heated surfaces.

• Do not unplug by pulling on cord. to

unplug, grasp the plug, not the cord.

• Do not handle plug or appliance with

wet hands.

• Do not put any object into openings. Do

not use with any opening blocked; keep

free of dust, lint, hair, and anything that

may reduce airflow.

• Keep hair, loose clothing, fingers, and all

parts of body away from openings and

moving parts.

• turn off all controls before unplugging.
• use extra care when cleaning on stairs.

• Do not use to pick up flammable or

combustible liquids, such as gasoline, or

use in areas where they may be present.

• the hose contains electrical wires. Do

not use when damaged, cut, or


• Avoid picking up sharp objects
• Always turn off this appliance before

connecting or disconnecting either

hose or motorized nozzle.

• Hold plug when rewinding onto cord

reel. Do not allow plug to whip when


• Do not pick up anything that is burning

or smoking, such as cigarettes,

matches, or hot ashes.

• Do not use without dust bag and/or

filters in place.

• Do not use the vacuum cleaner to pick

up large objects or objects that are

likely to damage the vacuum cleaner.

• ensure the power cord is kept well away

from the revolving brushes of this

product, when is on and running.

• Do not immerse cord, plug, or appliance

in any liquid

• Do not use appliance for other than

intended use.

• Do not carry the appliance while it is


• Don’t use an extension cord with this


• s tore the appliance in a dry place.
• Keep end of hose, wands, and other

open-ings away from your face and body.

• to avoid damaging the carpet, keep the

vac-uum cleaner head moving at all times.

when using an electrical appliance, basic precautions should always be

followed, including the following:

read aLL inSTrUCTionS BeFore USinG THiS VaCUUm CLeaner

warninG – To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, or injury:

sAve tHese instruCtions!