The can opener will not be able to lock onto a can until it is reset to the start position. The reset button is located under the battery compartment cover, near the wide end of the unit. Press and hold the reset button until the motor stops. The motor stops when the can opener has returned to the start position.
Similarly one may ask, can opener maintenance?
Consequently, how do you change the battery in a One Touch can opener?
How do you put batteries in a handy can opener?
How to Change the Batteries in a One Touch Can Opener
- Slide open the battery compartment cover on the underside of the can opener and remove the old batteries.
- Place 2 AA alkaline or rechargeable batteries into the battery compartment. …
- Replace the battery compartment cover.
Change the batteries in your OneTouch whenever you use the “Reset” button. After you replace the batteries, push and hold the “Reset” button again until the motor stops to reset the can opener.
The right way to use the lever type can opener is to puncture the rim of the can lid and then slowly drive the sickle-shaped blade into the can. Saw along the edges with caution since it can result in a very sharp-edged container.
Place the can on the countertop. Latch the opener onto the can’s edge. Turn the knob to cut the can open. As the can is cut, the opener naturally rotates around the can.
How Can I Identify an Electric Can Opener Problem? If the can opener won’t run at all, make sure the power is on to the outlet and that the electrical cord is not faulty. If the motor stops after extended use, or if it won’t start again after it has started, the motor’s internal overload protector may be tripped.
If the can is bent, the Handy can opener may not work or may only cut the part that isn’t bent. Also, I’ve had a couple cans that this little fella simply could NOT open for reasons unbeknownst to me. Or it may have to be run again to cut it properly.