2) The appliance contains pressurised steam.
Incorrect or improper use could be dangerous.
The appliance is designed for household use
only as described in the manual.
The manufacturer declines all liability for dama-
ge deriving from improper use of the product.
3) Do not leave the appliance unsupervised when
plugged into the mains.
4) After use and before cleaning the appliance or
carrying out maintenance, always unplug from
5) Before use, make sure the mains voltage corre-
sponds to the voltage indicated on the rating
plate on the bottom of the appliance.
6) Plug the appliance into an efficiently earthed
socket with a minimum rating of 10 A.
7) Never direct the steam jet towards power soc-
kets or appliances containing electrical compo-
nents such as those inside ovens. They could be
8) Never direct the steam jet towards the applian-
9) Never unplug the appliance by pulling the
power cable or appliance itself. Do not touch
the plug with wet hands.
10)Do not run the appliance over the power cable.
Avoid closing the door on the cable or rubbing
it over sharp edges.
Keep it away from hot surfaces.
Never place the appliance in a vertical position.
Always keep the appliance in a horizontal posi-
tion when in use.
11)DO NOT OPEN THE CAP WHILE USING THE
APPLIANCE OR BEFORE ALL THE WATER HAS
BEEN COMPLETELY USED UP.
When this occurs, steam is no longer dischar-
ged from the handgrip or tools.
To add water, unplug from the mains and wait
about 15 minutes to avoid sudden temperature
changes and prevent water or steam from flo-
wing back through the filling hole.
Place a cloth over the cap and unscrew slowly to
allow residual steam to escape slowly.
NEVER fill the appliance under a tap. Always
use a suitable jug or other recipient.
12)Avoid the steam coming into contact with the
The high temperature could cause serious burns.
Never direct the steam jet towards persons or
animals or towards surfaces or objects with
could be damaged by high temperatures.
13)To move the appliance, hold it by the handgrip.
As it contains a steam generator, surfaces beco-
me hot during use.
Persons affected by particular pathologies cau-
sing abnormal sensitivity to heat should take
special care when using this appliance.
14)Do not add detergent to the tank. Use water
15)Never wash the appliance with triethylene or
other solvents. Clean with a damp cloth and
normal washing up liquid only. Do NOT immer-
se the appliance in water.
16)Take the utmost care when using the appliance
to clean stairs.
17)If not used for long periods, you are recommen-
ded to evaporate the water completely before
putting the appliance away.
18)Keep the appliance out of reach of children or
persons not capable of using it without supervi-
19)Do not use the appliance if it appears to be
faulty. Contact your local dealer or an authori-
sed service centre.
20)Protect the appliance from atmospheric agents
(rain, frost, sun, etc).
21)For all repairs and for replacement of the power
cable if damaged contact your dealer or an
authorised service centre to maintain the effi-
ciency of your appliance and the validity of the
For the same reasons, you are always recom-
mended to use original spare parts.
KEEP THESE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY
1) Read the instructions carefully