9 When the water boils the kettle will switch oﬀ and the light will go out.
10 To switch oﬀ manually, move the switch to 0.
11 Lifting the kettle oﬀ the stand will also switch the kettle oﬀ.
12 To avoid the risk of splashing, pour slowly and don’t over-tilt the kettle.
13 Don’t tilt the kettle backwards, water might get on to the control area. If this happens, let the
kettle dry before use – sit it somewhere warm for 12 hours.
14 When you lift the kettle, you may see moisture on the stand. Don’t worry – it’s the steam used
to switch oﬀ automatically, which then condenses and escapes via vents under the kettle.
15 You may see some discolouration on the ﬂoor of the kettle. Again, don’t worry – it’s due to
the bonding of the element to the kettle ﬂoor.
using with insuﬃcient water
16 This will shorten the life of the element. A boil-dry cut-out will switch the kettle oﬀ.
17 To prevent the kettle cycling on and oﬀ, remove the kettle from the stand and let it cool
before replacing it on the stand.
care and maintenance
18 Check that the kettle is switched oﬀ – move the switch to 0.
19 Unplug the stand from the wall socket, and let the kettle cool down fully before cleaning.
20 Wipe the kettle, inside and out, with a damp cloth
21 Keep all connectors and sockets dry.
22 Descale regularly, (at least monthly. Use a descaler suitable for use in plastic products (most
products have plastic parts). Follow the instructions on the package of descaler.
, Products returned under guarantee with faults due to scale will be subject to a repair charge.
cleaning the ﬁlter
23 Switch the kettle oﬀ, and let it cool.
24 Open the lid.
25 Push the top of the ﬁlter down and back, into the kettle, to release the hooks on the top of
the ﬁlter from the rectangular holes on either side of the spout.
26 Lift the ﬁlter out of the kettle, to disengage the bottom hook from the circular hole at the
bottom of the spout.
27 Rinse the ﬁlter under a running tap while brushing with a soft brush.
28 Lower the ﬁlter into the kettle, and engage the bottom hook in the circular hole at the
bottom of the spout.
29 Press the top of the ﬁlter gently down and towards you, to force the hooks on the top of the
ﬁlter into the rectangular holes on either side of the spout.
30 Close the lid.
wheelie bin symbol
To avoid environmental and health problems due to hazardous substances in
electrical and electronic goods, appliances marked with this symbol mustn’t be
disposed of with unsorted municipal waste, but recovered, reused, or recycled.
4 holes (inside spout)
6 lid release button
11 earth contact