Important Safety Guards:
To reduce the chance of electric shock, fire, and injury, it is essential to follow the following safety precautions when using electrical appliances:
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When not in use, always unplug the outlet before cleaning. Let the appliance cool completely before you take off or put on parts.
Avoid touching hot surfaces. Use knobs and handles.
Protect against electric shock by not putting the cord, plug or base unit in any liquid.
Children and people with disabilities should not use this appliance.
You should not use any appliance that has a damaged plug or cord, or after it malfunctions or is dropped or damaged. Return the appliance to the nearest Cuisinart Repair Centre for examination, repair, and mechanical adjustment.
Cuisinart does not recommend accessory attachments. This could lead to injuries.
Avoid using outdoors.
The cord should not touch hot surfaces or hang over the edge of a table or counter.
Avoid placing in or near a hot gas or electric burners or ovens.
Fill the water reservoir with water first. Then plug the cord into the wall outlet. To disconnect, press the Brew/Off button and take the plug out of the wall outlet.
Use appliance only for its intended purpose.
Before serving any beverages, secure the lid.
Scaling may occur if the lid is not removed during the brewing process.
This glass carafe can only be used with the coffeemaker. It should not be placed at the top of the range.
A hot carafe should not be placed on a cold or wet surface.
Use a cracking carafe or a carafe with a weak or loose handle.
Avoid using steel wool pads or cleansers on heating plates or carafes.
WARNING: THERE IS A WAY TO REDUCE THE
ELECTRIC SHOCK OR FIRE RISK: DO NOT REMOVE YOUR BASE PANEL. There are no user-serviceable parts inside. REPAIRS SHOULD ONLY BE DONE BY AUTHORIZED PERSONNEL.