Replacement Part List
© 2016 by Snow Joe
All rights reserved. Original instructions.
A Division of Snow Joe
Form No. SJ-AJ800E-880E-MR3
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS
All Operators Must Read These
Instructions Before Use
Always follow these safety guidelines. Failure to do so may
result in serious bodily injury or death.
General Safety WARNINGS!
When using this electric dethatcher, basic safety precautions
should always be followed to reduce the risk of re, electric
shock and personal injury.
Before using the dethatcher, take the time to familiarize
yourself with the controls, especially how to stop the
dethatcher in an emergency. The only individuals who
should use the dethatcher are those who have a thorough
understanding of the instructions and who know how to
operate the machine. Children should never be allowed
access to the dethatcher.
Retain this manual for future reference and reread it at the start
of each dethatching session.
1. Avoid dangerous conditions – Do not use this machine
in rainy, stormy, damp or wet locations. Do not operate the
unit in gaseous or explosive atmospheres. Motors in these
units normally spark, and the sparks may ignite fumes.
2. Keep children, bystanders and pets away – Always
keep children and spectators a safe distance away from
the dethatcher during operation and as the machine cools.
3. Dress properly – Always wear personal safety gear (i.e.
glasses, rubber gloves, protective footwear and dust
masks) and proper clothing when using the dethatcher.
Loose clothing, long hair or jewelry may get caught in the
4. Use the right appliance – This dethatcher is intended
for outdoor use only. Do not use the dethatcher for any
application other than that for which it is intended.
5. Do not force the dethatcher – It will perform better with
less likelihood of personal or mechanical injury if it is used
at the rate for which it is designed.
6. Do not overreach – Keep proper footing and balance at
7. Stay alert – Always be alert and watch what you are
doing. Use common sense. Do not operate the dethatcher
when you are tired or under the inuence of alcohol or
8. Disconnect the dethatcher – Disconnect the dethatcher
from the power supply when it is not in use, before
servicing it, when changing accessories and when
performing any other maintenance task.
9. Store idle dethatcher indoors – When not in use, the
dethatcher should be stored indoors in a dry, locked place
out of the reach of children.
10. Maintain the dethatcher with care – Keep cutting edges
sharp and clean for optimal and safest performance.
Inspect the dethatcher cord periodically and if damage
is found have it repaired by an authorized service facility.
Extension cords should also be inspected periodically and
immediately replaced if damaged. Keep handles dry, clean
and free from oil and grease.
11. Double insulation – This dethatcher is equipped with
double insulation. This means that all external metal parts
are insulated from the electrical supply. This is achieved
by introducing an insulation layer between electrical and
mechanical parts. The double insulation guarantees you
the greatest possible safety.
12. Replacement parts – When servicing this unit, use only
identical replacement parts. Replace or repair damaged
13. Polarized plug – Polarized appliance connections reduce
the risk of electric shock. This dethatcher has a polarized
plug (one blade is wider than the other) and will require
the use of a polarized extension cord. There is only one
way the dethatcher's plug will t into a polarized extension
cord. If the plug does not t fully into the extension cord,
reverse the plug. If the plug still does not t, obtain a
correct polarized extension cord. A polarized extension
cord will require the use of a polarized wall outlet. There
is only one way the plug will t into a polarized wall
outlet. If the plug does not t fully into the wall outlet,
reverse the plug. If the plug still does not t, contact a
qualied electrician to install the proper wall outlet. Do not
modify the equipment plug, extension cord receptacle or
extension cord plug in any way.