Craftsman 113.177135 Vacuum Cleaner User Manual

To reduce the risk of injury from
accidental starting, unplug power cord
before changing or cleaning filteE
Do not unplug by pulling on cord. To
unplug, grasp the plug, not the cord.
Do not use with damaged cord, plug or
other parts. If your Wet/Dry Vac is not
working as it should, has missing parts,
has been dropped, damaged, left
outdoors, or dropped into water, return it
to a Sears Service Center.
Do not pull or carry by cord, use cord as
handle, close a door on cord, or pull
cord around sharp edges or corners. Do
not run Wet/Dry Vac over cord. Keep
cord away from heated surfaces.
Do not handle plug or the Wet/Dry Vac
with wet hands.
Do not put any object into ventilation
openings. Do not vacuum with any
ventilation openings blocked; keep free
of dust, lint, hair or anything that may
reduce air flow.
Keep hair, loose clothing, fingers, and
all parts of body away from openings
and moving parts.
To reducethe dskoffalls, use extra care
when cleaning on stairs.
Observe the following warnings that
appear on the motor housing of your
Wet/Dry Vac.
WARNING: To reduce the risk of
electric shock * do not expose to rain
store indoors.
WARNING: For your own safety, read
and understand owner's manual.
Do not pick up hot ashes, coals,
toxic, flammable or other hazardous
materials. Do not use around
explosive liquids or vapors.
The operation of any utility vac or blower
can result in foreign objects being blown
into the eyes, which can result in severe
eye damage. Always wear safety goggles
complying with ANSI Z87.1 (shown on
package) before commencing operation.
Everyday eyeglasses have only impact
resistant lenses. They are not safety
glasses. Safety Goggles are available at
Sears retail stores. Glasses or goggles not
in compliance with ANSI or CSA could
seriously hurt you when they break.
To reduce the risk of hearing damage,
wear ear protectors when using the vac for
extended hours or when using it in a noisy
For dusty operations, wear dust mask.
Use only extension cords that are rated for
outdoor use. Extension cords in poor
condition or that are too small in wire size
can pose fire and shock hazards. When
using an extension cord, be sure it is in
good condition. Using any extension cord
will cause some loss of pewee To keep the
loss to a minimum, use the following table
to choose the minimum wire size
extension cord.
Extension Cord Length _ Gauge A.W.G.
0-50 Ft. | 14
50-100 Ft. / 12