WATCH

CLEANING

cleaningFor all bracelets (except leather and delicate straps) and all water resistant watch cases use a toothbrush with soapy water and a soft cloth for drying.

WATER RESISTANCE

water resistanceYour Swatch is water-resistant. A hard knock or other events such as battery changes might cause the watch to lose its water-resistance without you realising it. Therefore, it is recommended to check it regularly.

CHANGE OF BATTERY

change of batteryBe careful when changing the battery of your watch. There is a risk of damaging the movement and deteriorate the water-resistance.

BATTERY DISPOSAL

Battery should not be disposed with household waste. It should be returned to a local authorised collection system to protect environment and human health.

BATHING IN THE SEA

bathing in the seaAlways rinse your watch with lukewarm water afterwards. Sea water especially affects the quality of painting and plastic.

MAGNETIC FIELDS

magnetic fieldsAvoid placing your watch on speakers or other electrical motors with strong magnetic fields as they can affect the running of your Swatch watch.

SHOCK

shockA hard knock might cause diverse damages to your watch. Therefore, avoid all types of shocks, including thermal shocks.

TEMPERATURES

temperaturesAvoid extreme temperatures above 60C or 140 F, below -10C or 14F or extreme temperature changes.

DATA CHANGE

date changeThe date of the Swatch watch changes between 11 PM and 3 AM. Therefore, do not adjust the date function during this time. It could seriously damage the watch movement.

POLISH THE GLASS

polish galssLight scratches on your synthetic glass can disappear by polishing it. Use polish cream (or abrasive dental fresh) or go to your Swatch retailer to refresh your watch.

CHEMICAL PRODUCTS

chemical productsAvoid direct contact with solvents, detergents, mosquito repellent, perfumes, sun creams or other cosmetic and chemical products since they may damage the bracelet, the watch case, the glass or other synthetic and natural parts of your watch.

CHRONO HANDS ADJUSTMENT

chrono hand ajustmentsWhen the Chrono hands are out of alignment (e.g. due to a shock or a knock), they can be quite easily “adjusted or calibrated” back to their original positions. For more details, please check our "complete manual chrono PDF" on http://www.swatch.com/en_gb/services/user-manuals

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finallyIf you have a problem with your Swatch product, please contact your nearerst Swatch retailer.

LAETHER STRAPS

PROTECTION AGAINST HEAT

protect against heatDo not place the leather strap next to heat sources like open fires, radiators and others.

PROTECTION AGAINST LIGHT

protect against lightAvoid leaving the strap exposed to strong direct light, sunlight or a powerful lamp over a long period as this can affect the surface of the leather strap.

PROTECTION AGAINST WATER

protect against waterAvoid contact with water and dampness to prevent discoloration and deformation.

CHEMICAL PRODUCTS

chemical productsDo not forget that leather is permeable. Therefore, avoid contact with greasy substances and cosmetic products.

DRYING A WET STRAP

drying wet strapFor a wet or damp strap to dry, leave it at normal room temperature, preferably even in a cool place. Avoid using a strong heat.

CLEANING

cleaningFor leather and delicate straps, rub with a damp cloth and if necessary some soft soap. This method is especially suitable for straps made of smooth or grained leather.

BRUSHING

brushingUse a soft brush (for example a nail-brush). This method is recommended for nubuck types of leather or delicate straps. It will remove the dirt and refresh the surface fibres.

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finallyIf you have a problem with your Swatch product, please contact your nearerst Swatch retailer.

BIJOUX

CLEANING

cleaningFor cleaning, use lukewarm soapy water or polish frequently with a soft cloth to maintain the original finish - this will work the best.

DRESSING

dressingPut on your Bijoux last when getting dressed and take off first when undressing in order to avoid modification of the original shape. Any modification of the original aspect for example by squeezing can cause damages or loss of decorative elements.

SHOCK

shocksWhether thermal or other, avoid them. Also avoid other hard knocks which could cause scratches, chips and other damages.

SWIMMING

swimmingRemove your Bijoux before swimming in the sea or swimming pool, or rinse it afterwards with lukewarm water. Sea or chlorine water could cause damage.

BODY CARE

body carePlease remove your bijoux before washing your hands or applying body care products such as perfume, hairspray, soaps, sun cream and lotions as this could damage the used materials and cause discoloration and loss of crystal brilliance.

TEMPERATURES

temperaturesAvoid extreme temperatures above 60°C or 140°F, below -10°C or 14°F or extreme temperature changes. Furthermore, never place the Bijoux near heat sources like open fires, radiators or others.

CHEMICAL PRODUCTS

chemical productsAvoid direct contact with solvents, detergents, mosquito repellent etc. since they may damage your Bijoux.

PROTECTION AGAINST LIGHT

protection against lightsAvoid exposing the Bijoux to strong direct light, sunlight or a powerful lamp for a long period as this could cause discoloration.

AND FINALLY ..

finallyIf you have a problem with your Swatch product, please contact your nearest Swatch retailer.