Question about Black & Decker Steam Xpress AS250 Iron with Auto Shut-off

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Auto shut off when still in use

Black & Decker Steam Advantage - the auto shut off feature kicks in when the iron is in use. It happens after only 5 minutes of use. I have to unplug it and plug it in again in order to cancel the feature ... very annoying. It has been like this from the beginning but I thought I wasn't using it properly and that I had to find a switch or something to use it properly. Now I think it is faulty. Any assistance very much appreciated.

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  • azzfam Jun 18, 2009

    Thank you for your reply.

    I can't remember date of purchase but since I have been out of the country for more than a year, and I had the iron before I left, I know the one year warranty window has expired. I knew that I must simply get a new one but thought I would try presenting the problem just in case there was something I could do before I give up on this thing completely. Thanks again.

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I work for Black and Decker customer support. Our customer service phone number is 1-800-231-9786.

If the unit is shutting off during use, it needs to be replaced. Unfortunately, the unit can't be repaired. The unit comes with a one year warranty from the date of purchase. Please call the number above so that we can determine your warranty eligibility and help you any way we can.

I hope I've provided you useful assistance and that this information allows you to make an informed decision as to how to proceed from here.

Please let me know if I can be of further assistance.

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