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How do i clean a Tefal FV 9230 Program 8 300 iron

Loss of steam How do i Clean a Tefal FV 9230 Program 8 300

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  • goodthinking Mar 10, 2009

    I have a tefal FV 9230 8 300 iron as well. I am finding white specks are coming out the vents everytime I use it - very annoying. I was wondering if there was a way I could clean it out on the inside to get rid of these? I was going to use a de scaler on it but the back of the descaler packet said not for use on Tefal products. I don't have the manual and can't find a good answer on the Tefal website. Any advice much appreciated.xx

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SOURCE: My Tefal Steam Generater Iron will not steam

check the little tube that regulates the water to the holes it needs to be changed.good luck.

Posted on Apr 18, 2007

geokohler
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SOURCE: tefal proline express steam generator iron needs de scaling

Make a solution of half water and half white vinegar. Fill up your iron and get it good and hot then let it sit a couple hours. flush out and repeat as necessary. Hope you find this helpful. Please give me a fixya rating If this works for you. It works very well as long as it is not completely filled with scale. Once you have it good and clean By a gallon of bottled water at the market and use that for your Iron and you will never have a scale problem again. I learned how to do this 20 years ago from a 80 year old woman from england. If it is really bad you can up the vinegar concentration but do not go higher than 2 cup to 1.
George

Posted on Jul 24, 2008

geokohler
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SOURCE: Not getting hot

The thermal cutoff device blew and must be replaced. It acts like a fuse when the iron gets too hot. Thay are very
cheap and it would be well worth replacing. Hope this was helpful.
George

Posted on Jul 24, 2008

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I have been able to rest the iron by simply moving the iron back and forth. try it.

Posted on Mar 26, 2008

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SOURCE: Tefal Pro Express Steam Generator Iron

My Tefal is the same, steams for a while then nothing. I have tried to descale with no joy. I think it may be a problem with an internal thermostat that cuts out stopping the steam.

Any ideas????

Posted on Aug 29, 2008

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