How to Install the 9700 Alternating Pressure Recliner Overlay
Installation Instructions for Home Recliners & Lift Chairs for the Following Models
STEP 1 - Unpack
Unpack and identify the head and foot of the overlay. The Head of the overlay
STEP 2 - Please Overlay on Recliner
Lay the overlay on the recliner. NOTE: The head of the overlay should be at the level of the head rest. The smooth Vyvex-III material facing up.
STEP 3 - Secure Center Strap
This is your most important strap. The supplied straps are long enough to go around recliner.
From the back of the recliner, pull the straps around the back of the chair. On one strap there are 2 D-Rings.
To tighten the straps,
Pull the blank strap through the center of the two D-Rings.
Next: Loop the strap over one D-Ring and Through the center of the other
Secure the center strap. Ensure that the center strap is tight. This is your most important strap
STEP 4 - Secure the Head Strap (9700-GRLB.9700GRLB-4401, 9700GRLC, 9700GRLC-4401)
NOTE see below for 9700-GR
Pass the strap through the openings in the pocket at the top of the overlay. (The strap may already be installed)
IMPORTANT NOTE: THE NEXT STEPS ARE TO SECURE THE HEAD STRAP TO THE CENTER STRAP TO HOLD THE PAD TIGHTLY AT THE TOP.
Pull both ends of the straps OVER the top of the head rest. (Note: The head strap does not go around the head rest)
Feed one end of the Head strap between the back of the chair and the center strap.
Loop the head strap around the center strap and connect the ends of the straps.
Pull the head strap tightly.
NOTE: The head strap is tightened to the center strap
STEP 4 - Secure the Head 9700-GR For Geri-Chair Recliners Only
Depending on your recliner, use the elastic straps or slip the top of the recliner inside the pocket at the top of the pad.
PLEASE CALL 888-450-0045 IF YOU ARE PLACING THE PAD ON A HOME RECLINER.
STEP 5 - Secure the foot end strap
Secure the foot end strap.
STEP 6 - Connect Hoses to the pump
Decide where you would like to place the pump. Feed the hose over the arm of the recliner or through the space between the arm and the back NOTE: Ensure that the hoses can not get kinked or pinched by the recliner.
Slip the hoses over the input ports on the pump.
NOTE: It does not matter which hose goes on which port.
ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CALL 888-450-0045