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How do I clean my Philips Precision Pen Trimmer?

Published on 2021-10-11
For optimum performance of your Precision Pen Trimmer, it is important to clean the product after each use. This appliance is not washable. Never immerse the handle in water and do not rinse it under the tap. Do not use corrosive detergents, scouring pads or cloths, petrol, acetone etc. to clean the trimmer.

See the following instructions on how to clean your Non-washable Precision Pen Trimmer below.


Non-washable Precision Pen Trimmers

Non-washable trimmers are indicated with a symbol of a crossed-out water tap. (Image 1). 

1. Turn the trimmer off before cleaning. 
2. To clean trimmer, carefully remove the trimming attachment (Image 2). Trimming attachments may vary by product, so please refer to your user guide to determine which trimming attachments come with your trimmer. 
3. Use a small brush to wipe away any hair from the trimming head (Image 3).
4. Rinse the trimming attachments with warm water to remove any excess hair (Image 4). 
5. Allow the attachments to air-dry completely before re-attaching the trimming attachments (Image 5). Protect the trimmer by attaching a cap or comb during storage. 
6. Lubricate the trimming head (Image 6) with a drop of sewing machine oil twice a year. 

Non-washable Precision Pen Trimmers

For instruction on how to clean the trimming head, watch our short video below

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The information on this page applies to the following models: HP6390/10 .

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