How do I change the length settings of my Philips Groomer?
Published on 25 November 2022
Your Philips Groomer may come with different trimming combs and attachments. These products can also be used without any attachment to clip the hair very close to your skin (around 0.5mm). Find out here how to adjust the length settings when using these attachments.
If your groomer comes with multiple click-on combs, you can use these to get the desired hair length. The numbers on the combs indicate the length of the remaining hair after trimming. Simply click-on the appropriate comb onto the appliance and start grooming. In case you have a device with adjustable cutting element, check the setting of the adjustable cutting element before attaching the comb, to make sure you are setting the right length setting.
Some combs are adjustable. These have a slide beneath them with different numbers or settings that correspond to the remaining hair length you will have after trimming your hair or beard. You can slide the button from left to right, to select the desired hair length you want to keep.
Some Philips Groomers come with a rotating button on their body, also called the zoom wheel. You can slide the wheel to match the length setting indicated on the handle. Some models have a two rows of length settings. In these models, the different rows refers to short length settings and the other for longer lengths. Always make sure you have attached the compatible comb or cutter for your desired length settings.
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Push & Slide
Your Philips Groomer may have a different kind of sliding button to adjust length settings. For these models, you may find the button on the handle of the device or on the comb itself. To change the settings just push the button and then slide it up or down.
Adjusted or fixed combs
Some of our products, like the hairclippers series 5000 and 7000, come with 1 or 2 small fixed combs and a set of adjustable combs to cater to different trimming needs. Before you begin trimming, always check to see if the comb is adjustable or fixed.
You may refer to your user manual for detailed instructions or contact us.