QUICK REFERENCE GUIDE
Comfort Control Knob
Filter (on rear)
Low Pressure Indicator
Power Fail Indicator
Setting Up Instructions On Rear
& Alarm Reset
Switches the pump on and off. An internal battery will activate an
audible and visual alarm if the power supply is interrupted prior to
switching off. Examples are mains lead removal and power failure.
Once an alarm condition has been resolved, the pump can be reset
by switching the pump to standby and back to run again using the
Run/Standby switch on the side panel.
The green Run/Standby indicator is illuminated when the pump is
The red Low pressure indicator will flash whenever the pump detects
low pressure within the cushion. An audible alarm will sound. The
pitch of the alarm will increase at 60 second intervals. The indicator
will extinguish once normal pressure is reached. Check the tubeset is
The red Power Fail alarm indicator will start flashing when a mains
power failure has been detected by the pump. An audible alarm will
sound until power is resumed or the pump is switched off using the
Run/Standby switch. The pitch of the alarm will increase with time.
The indicator will remain illuminated until the pump is reset using the
The seat cushion cell pressure can be manually adjusted for patient
comfort using the dial on the pump face.
Place the Aura seat cushion
on top of the chair surface.
From a standing position in
front of the chair and facing
it, ensure that the cells are
uppermost, the tubeset
appears from the front right
corner of the cushion and
the cells are in a horizontal
position across the chair.
Secure the seat cushion to
the chair surface using
the fixing straps provided.
If the chair is of the closed
side type with a removable
cushion, fix the Aura seat
cushion as shown.
Caution: Do not use the seat cushion without a
foam cushion beneath it.
To complete the seat cushion installation:
Zip the protective cover over the cushion.
Ensure that the Huntleigh logo is uppermost and
at the front of the cushion.
Installing the pump:
Position the pump feet down
on any convenient
horizontal surface or
alternatively suspend from
the chair frame by means of
swing out hooks.
Connect the male and female air feed tubes into
the appropriate outlets on the pump unit. Push
connectors in until they click. Ensure that the air
feed tubes are not “kinked” or twisted.
Insert the mains power plug into a suitable mains
When the Aura pump is switched on at the
mains supply all indicators will momentarily flash.
Press Run/Standby switch on the
side of the pump.
Allow approximately 2 minutes for the seat
cushion to inflate fully.
Once the patient is on the seat cushion, adjust
the cell pressures using the comfort control dial
according to the patient's preference.