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Making the Vacuum Cleaner Ready for Use
The accessories can be connected by either applying pressure or twisting, and disconnected by either pulling them apart or twisting.
Connect Together the Suction Hose and Suction Tube. Firmly connect the suction hose handle to the suction tube.
Mains Connection/Cable Rewind The mains cable is in the cable compartment. Pull out the cable and plug into the mains. Unplug from the mains. Press the foot button, the cable rewinds automatically following completion of vacuuming.
Using the Nozzles
Using the Floor Nozzle Connect the Suction Tubes Together Connect the two tubes together. For the daily care of carpets and hard floors. The floor nozzle is universally suited for daily vacuuming of carpets and hard floor surfaces such as parquet, tiles, linoleum, etc. without manual change over.
Connect the Suction Hose Insert the suction hose connector in the suction inlet. It locks in place and can be rotated all the way around. Press the release button and pull out the connector in order to remove the suction hose.