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When I press the trigger button down I do not get any steam. I have already tried using a paperclip to unstuck the nozzle, with no luck.
I have had a Shark Steam Mop for about 8 months now & all of a sudden it stopped producing steam. I was using it this past weekend & it produced steam as usual then all at once it stopped. When I push down on the handle to make the steam, it does nothing. No sound or steam. I have always used distilled water as well. Any ideas? Could it be clogged. The unit doesn't appear to get very warm now either. Thanks!
Posted on Mar 29, 2010
I had the same problem with mine and just fixed it yesterday.
take off the lid
lift the rubber seal and remove the screws
remove screws & black cover where attachments go on
the place that the trigger pushes to push out steam is a goldish colored button made of metal
i tapped mine with a hammer and it works perfectly again
although a 'friend' stole my hose and i can't figure out how to replace it, so mine is pretty useless. i can't figure out how to contact the company.
Posted on May 15, 2009
Solution #2 is right on, all you need to do is free up the rod by removing the 2 screws in the front and the two on top, use a pair of snap ring pliers to get the odd screw loose. Once it is all open, move back and forth with a hammer and punch, spray some lube and it should be fine. Only use distilled or bottled water and leave the top off when not in use.
Posted on Dec 28, 2009
I am trying to "unclog" a shark hand held steamer. I removed the end cap, pulled off the rubber stopper on the top and removed the one phillips head screw. However, the other screw is different looking...not a phillips head. How do you removed this in order to tap on the metal chamber?
Posted on Nov 01, 2009
Put some C|LR with water and leave it overnight next day it will be as good as newone
Posted on Apr 04, 2010
Here's the website where you can order parts, etc. and a toll-free number:
1 (800) 798-7398
Hope it helps!
Posted on Sep 29, 2009
Do you use distilled water?
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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