TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK,
DO NOT EXPOSE THIS APPLIANCE TO RAIN OR
TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT
REMOVE COVER (OR BACK). NO USER-SERVICEABLE
PARTS INSIDE. REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED
The lightning flash with arrowhead symbol, within an equilateral
triangle, is intended to alert the user to the presence of uninsulated
"dangerous voltage" within the product's enclosure that may be of
sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk of electric shock to persons.
The exclamation point within an equilateral triangle is intended to alert
the user to the presence of important operating and maintenance
(servicing) instructions in the literature accompanying the appliance.
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DO NOT OPEN
RISQUE DE CHOC ELECTRIQUE
NE PAS OUVRIR
Read Instructions All the safety and operating instructions should
be read before the appliance is operated.
Retain Instructions The safety and operating instructions should
be retained for future reference.
Heed Warnings All warnings on the appliance and in the operating
instructions should be adhered to.
Follow Instructions All operating and use instructions should be
Cleaning Unplug the appliance from the wall outlet before
cleaning. The appliance should be cleaned only as recommended by
Attachments Do not use attachments not recommended by the
appliance manufacturer as they may cause hazards.
Water and Moisture Do not use the appliance near water for
example, near a bath tub, wash bowl, kitchen sink, or laundry tub; in a
wet basement; or near a swimming pool; and the like.
Accessories Do not place the appliance on an unstable cart, stand,
tripod, bracket, or table. The appliance may fall, causing serious injury
to a child or adult, and serious damage to the appliance. Use only with
a cart, stand, tripod, bracket, or table recommended by the
manufacturer, or sold with the appliance. Any mounting of the
appliance should follow the manufacturer's instructions, and should
use a mounting accessory recommended by the manufacturer.
An appliance and cart combination
should be moved with care. Quick
stops, excessive force, and uneven
surfaces may cause the appliance
and cart combination to overturn.
10. Ventilation Slots and openings in the cabinet are provided for
ventilation and to ensure reliable operation of the appliance and to
protect it from overheating, and these openings must not be blocked or
covered. The openings should never be blocked by placing the
appliance on a bed, sofa, rug, or other similar surface. The appliance
should not be placed in a built-in installation such as a bookcase or
rack unless proper ventilation is provided. There should be free space
of at least 5 cm (2 in.) and an opening behind the appliance.
11. Power Sources The appliance should be operated only from the
type of power source indicated on the marking label. If you are not
sure of the type of power supply to your home, consult your appliance
dealer or local power company.
12. Grounding or Polarization The appliance may be equipped with
a polarized alternating current line plug (a plug having one blade
wider than the other). This plug will fit into the power outlet only one
way. This is a safety feature. If you are unable to insert the plug fully
into the outlet, try reversing the plug. If the plug should still fail to fit,
contact your electrician to replace your obsolete outlet. Do not defeat
the safety purpose of the polarized plug.
13. Power-Cord Protection Power-supply cords should be routed so
that they are not likely to be walked on or pinched by items placed
upon or against them, paying particular attention to cords at plugs,
convenience receptacles, and the point where they exit from the
14. Lightning For added protection for the appliance during a lightning
storm, or when it is left unattended and unused for long periods of
time, unplug it from the wall outlet and disconnect the antenna or
cable system. This will prevent damage to the appliance due to
lightning and power-line surges.
15. Overloading Do not overload wall outlets, extension cords, or
integral convenience receptacles as this can result in a risk of fire or
16. Object and Liquid Entry Never push objects of any kind into the
appliance through openings as they may touch dangerous voltage
points or short-out parts that could result in a fire or electric shock.
Never spill liquid of any kind on the appliance.
17. Servicing Do not attempt to service the appliance yourself as
opening or removing covers may expose you to dangerous voltage or
other hazards. Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel.
18. Damage Requiring Service Unplug the appliance form the wall
outlet and refer servicing to qualified service personnel under the
A. When the power-supply cord or plug is damaged,
B. If liquid has been spilled, or objects have fallen into the appliance,
C. If the appliance has been exposed to rain or water,
D. If the appliance does not operate normally by following the
operating instructions. Adjust only those controls that are covered
by the operating instructions as an improper adjustment of other
controls may result in damage and will often require extensive
work by a qualified technician to restore the appliance to its
E. If the appliance has been dropped or damaged in any way, and
F. When the appliance exhibits a distinct change in performance
this indicates a need for service.
19. Replacement Parts When replacement parts are required, be sure
the service technician has used replacement parts specified by the
manufacturer or have the same characteristics as the original part.
Unauthorized substitutions may result in fire, electric shock, or other
20. Safety Check Upon completion of any service or repairs to the
appliance, ask the service technician to perform safety checks to
determine that the appliance is in proper operation condition.
21. Wall or Ceiling Mounting The appliance should be mounted to a
wall or ceiling only as recommended by the manufacturer.
22. Heat The appliance should be situated away from heat sources such
as radiators, heat registers, stoves, or other appliances (including
amplifiers) that produce heat.
PORTABLE CART WARNING
10/2/00, 3:23 PM