carrying the cleaner
35 Normally, you’d just grab it by the handle, and trundle it round on its wheels, but if
you want to carry it upstairs, for instance, you need to be a bit more circumspect.
36 It’s fairly heavy, and it’s an awkward shape to carry, so, if the handle’s folded, hold
the cleaner by the bin lid handle, if the handle’s upright, use the bin lid handle and
the handle together.
what ﬁts to what
37 Leave the bayonet ﬁtting part of the hose attached to the cleaner.
38 The other end of the hose may be attached to the base tube, if you’re using the
cleaner as an upright, or to one of the tools, if you’re not.
upright cleaning push the hose end over the base tube – this connects the main brush,
on the bottom of the cleaner, to use the cleaner upright
crevice tool push the hose end over the crevice tool – as its name implies, use
this tool to reach down the sides of upholstery, and into awkward
spaces, nooks, and crannies nothing else can reach
crevice tool and
push the hose end over the thick end of the extension tube, then
push the thin end of the extension tube into the crevice tool – use
this to reach curtain rails, picture rails, and covings