Check power cord to see if it is firmly plugged into electrical outlet. Examine power cord for any damages. See if electrical outlet is operative by plugging in another appliance. If your appliance has a mode switch, make sure it is set to the correct mode. Refer to your QuickStart card for instructions. Make sure bag is placed correctly inside Vacuum Channel. Wait 20 minutes to allow appliance to cool off, and then try using it again. Note: The appliance will shut off automatically if it becomes too hot.

To keep your appliance from overheating: Wait at least 20 seconds for appliance to cool down before you begin vacuum packaging another item. Keep lid open before vacuum packaging.