Bissell 3590 User Manual
B A G L E S S
U S E R ’ S G U I D E
Thanks for buying a BISSELL CleanView™
We’re glad you purchased a BISSELL CleanView Vacuum. Everything we know about floor care went into the design and construction of this powerful,
Your BISSELL CleanView is well made, and we back it with a
Thanks again, from all of us at BISSELL.
Mark J. Bissell
President and Chief Executive Officer
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
When using an electrical appliance, basic precautions should be observed, including the following:
READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USING YOUR UPRIGHT VACUUM.
Always connect to a properly Earthed Outlet. Unplug from outlet when not in use and before conducting maintenance or troubleshooting.
WARNING: To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, or injury:
■Use indoors only.
■Do not leave machine when it is plugged in.
■Do not service machine when it is plugged in.
■Do not use with damaged cord or plug.
■Do not use machine if it has been dropped, damaged or dropped into water.
■Do not handle unit with wet hands.
■Do not pull or carry by cord, use cord as a handle, close door on cord, pull cord around sharp corners or edges, run appliance over cord, or expose cord to heated surfaces.
■Do not carry the appliance while in use.
■Do not unplug by pulling on cord. Unplug by grasping plug.
■Do not handle plug or appliance with wet hands.
■Do not put any object into appliance openings, use with blocked opening, or restrict air flow.
■Do not expose hair, loose clothing, fingers or body parts to openings or moving parts.
■Do not pick up hot or burning objects.
■Do not pick up flammable or combustible materials (lighter fluid, petrol, kerosene, etc.) or use in the presence of explosive liquids or vapour.
■Do not use appliance in an enclosed space filled with vapours given off by oil base paint, paint thinner, some moth proofing substances, flammable dust, or other explosive or toxic vapours.
■Do not pick up toxic material (chlorine bleach, ammonia, drain cleaner, petrol, etc.).
■Do not modify the Earthed plug.
■Do not allow to be used as a toy.
■Do not use for any purpose other than described in this User’s Guide.
■Use only manufacturer’s recommended attachments.
■Keep openings free of dust, lint, hair, etc.
■Keep appliance on a level surface.
■Turn off all controls before unplugging.
■Unplug by grasping the plug, not the cord.
■Be extra careful when cleaning stairs.
■Pay close attention when working around children.
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS.
THIS MODEL IS FOR HOUSEHOLD USE ONLY.
WARNING:This appliance must be Earthed.
IMPORTANT FOR OPERATION ON
A 220/240 VOLT A.C. 50/60 Hz POWER
If your appliance is fitted with a nonrewireable BS 1363 plug it must not be used unless a 13 amp (ASTA approved to BS 1362) fuse is fitted in the carrier contained in the plug. (Spares may be obtained from your BISSELL supplier). If for any reason the plug is cut off, it must be disposed of, as it is an electric shock hazzard should it be inserted into a 13 amp socket.
Upper Tank Knob
Frame and Filter
Hepa Media Filter
C A U T I O N :
Do not plug in your vacuum cleaner until you are familiar with all instructions and operating procedures.
How To Use This Guide
Attach Handle To Vacuum
Attach Vacuum Hose and Tools
W A R N I N G :
Plastic film can be dangerous. To avoid danger of suffocation, keep away from babies and children.
How To Use Your BISSELL CleanView
The Floor Brush will continue to rotate while you use your vacuum for above floor cleaning. To prevent carpet damage, do not lean on the vacuum or let the Powerfoot tilt forward.
Before using your vacuum, make sure that the Dirt Container and Upper Tank are in locked position and that both filters
Before cleaning under low furniture, check area first for objects that might harm the unit or block the Vacuum Hose.
Cord Wrap. To
easily, rotate the
Upper Cord Wrap
and slip Power
Cord from Upper
The Floor Brush will continue to rotate while you use your vacuum for above floor cleaning. To prevent carpet damage, do not lean on the vacuum or let the Powerfoot tilt forward
Power Cord Storage
How to Maintain Your BISSELL CleanView
continues to rotate while tools are in use. To reduce the risk of injury from moving parts, always move the cleaner with the Carrying Handle at the back of the cleaner. Always place vacuum cleaner on floor with Handle in Upright position when using tools. Never place your fingers under the cleaner when it is running. Never place Powerfoot on furniture or uneven surfaces. Do not place vacuum cleaner close enough to objects to pull them into rotating brush.
While vacuuming, certain carpets and low humidity conditions may generate small static discharges.
The discharges are entirely harmless
the risk of electric shock, turn Power Switch OFF and
disconnect plug from electrical outlet before performing maintenance or troubleshooting checks.
Empty Dirt Container
The Dirt Container needs to be emptied when the dirt reaches the “Full” line on the side of the Container.
For maximum cleaning performance, check and clean or replace all filters
BISSELL Replacement Filters in your BISSELL CleanView.
32076 (Optional Item)
W A R N I N G :
Do Not operate cleaner with damp or wet filters or without all filters in place.
Container. If the filter becomes dirty, pull out the tray, lift out the filter and clean.
Check Rotating Floor Brush and Drive Belt
check your vacuum cleaner’s Rotating Floor Brush Belt regularly for wear or damage. You should also brush and brush ends of strings, hair, and carpet
These can wrap around the brush and hamper its ability clean your carpet. Also remove any debris that
under the brush cover.
Unplug cleaner from electrical outlet.
Place handle in Low position and turn vacuum cleaner 2. over so bottom side is up.
Remove the four screws as shown with a Phillips head 3. screwdriver. Lift the Brush Cover off.
Brush at both ends and lift.
W A R N I N G :
To reduce the risk of injury from moving parts, turn off vacuum cleaner and disconnect Power Plug from electrical outlet.
Replace Drive Belt
grasp old Drive Belt and Discard old Drive Belt.
Replace Drive Belt Continued
2. Empty Dirt Container.
3. Check Upper Tank for build up or clogs.
4. Remove the Upper Tank and check the suction inlet for a clog.
Grasp the Quick Reach Handle and lift Hose Wand to 5. separate from the suction opening. Check for a clog in
the Base, the Wand or the Hose.
Remove the screw attaching the Hose Wand Base to the vacuum. Straighten the Hose Wand Base and unclog with long, narrow object.
Vacuum cleaner won't run.
Possible Causes Remedies
To reduce the risk of injury from moving parts and/ or electrical shock, turn Power Switch OFF and disconnect plug from electrical
outlet before performing troubleshooting checks.
Power cord not firmly plugged in
Check electrical plug
Blown fuse or breaker
2 Check/replace fuse - Reset breaker
Vacuum cleaner won't pick up dirt.
Incorrect Height Adjustment
Adjust Powerfoot to correct height setting
Hose not attached to suction opening
Grasp Quick Reach Handle and firmly push Hose
Wand onto the suction opening
Crack or hole in Hose
3 Check Hose and replace if needed