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Green light flashing on iron no steam coming out

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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.

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SOURCE: Tefal Express Steam Generator Iron, GV7150

check for loose wires

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SOURCE: I have Tefal protect turbo steam generator iron.

I have had the same problem. Though that the main heating element was bust so stripped the iron part down to test. Discovered that the bimetallic switch on the element had contamination between the contact points (will look blackened). If you have a multimeter you can test by pressing together and looking for continuity. Cleaned with some wire wool and some contact cleaner and sorted. 15mins to diagnose and fix

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We have a tefal ironing station and it has developed a fault the steam is continually on and the green light is continually flashing can u help


The problem is caused by a blockage in the steam regulating valve. try the 50:50 vinegar solution as described above, If this does not work then you need to take out the valve and clean. IT is pretty simple. Remove the bottom of the base station and you will see a rectangular box with tubes coming out of it. This is the steam valve. Dismantle and clean and you should be good to go. whole job should only take 15mins

Mar 24, 2015 | Tefal Irons

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The green light does not come on and it does not steam


follow this adjustment and fix it. God bless you

Clean an iron:
  1. Unplug the iron and make sure it is cool before cleaning.
  2. Use a toothpick or pipe cleaner to remove buildup in the steam vents, making sure the debris doesn't fall into the vents.
  3. Use a fine sewing needle to carefully clean the spray nozzle of mineral deposits.
  4. To flush sediment from a steam iron, pour 1/2 cup water and 1/2 cup vinegar into the water tank. Place the iron on a rack over a broiling pan and set the iron to steam until the tank runs dry. Repeat if necessary. Or follow the instructions for using a commercial iron cleaner.
Service the steam and spray mechanism:
  1. Unplug the iron.
  2. Use a fine sewing needle to unclog the steam valve assembly. Also, check the valve spring and replace it if it is broken or has lost tension.
  3. If the spray pump is accessible, remove it and check for leaks by placing the spray tube in wa

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I have a bosch TDS25 steam generator iron and when I plug in and switch the iron on the green light light does not come on


if the iron is still getting hot and generating steam i would say the light has failed, however if nothing is happening you could change the fuse in the plug if you now how if not get some one who dose and if this dose not help then i think your iron has had it

Oct 01, 2011 | Bosch Irons

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Hi iv got a hinari steam generator iron hin001 that comes on and heats up but no steam comes out when you press the button and theres a standby sign flashes on the display can you help me please


don't spend your money on a calc cartrage it will not get it out of standby.
the controll unit carnt tell if it needs replaceing!
if the standby light is flashing it means it carnt heat the steam tank. if the iron is not heating as well it is a buggerd control pcb!
if you live near Newcastle I could fix it for 20 pounds
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Dear Fixya, The iron heats up but there is no steam coming out of my ''Stirella No Problem'' steam iron. Both the lights stay on and the green boiler light goes out and this indicates that the steam is...


This has worked for my SX8040D, but may not be a permanent solution. Fill the reservoir with clean tapwater - not demineralised or softened and not bottled water. Turn on iron and wait 20 minutes. Then try.

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Black & Decker Steam Xpress AS250 Iron with Auto Shut-off: my iron won't heat up. the green light comes on b...


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My iron will not stop flashing and will not go to green light -- it will not heat up


Hello :

Check the fuse first ! If the fuse is in good condition , then try this troubleshooting .

1: Make sure there's enough water in the tank if the iron won't steam. Fill the tank up .
2:Check that the iron is set to a steam setting. Some of the settings are dry and won't create steam.
3:Set the temperature dial to the shaded setting which represents steam. You'll see a little dark cloud-type icon with raindrops as opposed to a white cloud with a stripe through it. The dark cloud represents moisture (steam), and the white cloud with the stripe through it represents no steam.
4:Allow the iron to heat up for a while and to emit steam for a couple of minutes while pressing the extra-long burst button a few times. That should get rid of any impurities which can cause blockages. Try this if the iron hasn't been used for a while and steaming is intermittent.
5:Iron horizontally. Steam is only generated when the iron is horizontal.
6:Use the maximum steam setting when the iron is set to its maximum temperature setting.
7:Let the iron get to a high temperature before expecting steam. If the soleplate isn't hot enough, the water won't turn to steam and will in fact drip, spit or leak from the soleplate. Some Rowenta irons have an anti-drip system, which will turn off the steam when ironing at a low temperatures. Turn the temperature up, if needed.

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My tefal express 2941 steams constantly when switched on and cannot be stopped, please advise?


Fill the iron with 50/50 water and vinegar and let it steam for as long as it will. This will clean out the iron thoroughly, the green light will stop flashing and it will go back to normal. Then remember to clean your iron on a regular basis. Mine did!! Found this solution on another site

Feb 20, 2010 | Tefal Irons

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Steam generator iron beebs when button pressed but no steam green flashing light on aswel


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Hi i have an edbs920 steam generator iron, my problem is that it will dry iron but wont steam up anymore, after turning the system on the power indicator light should turn from the flashing orange pre...


it can be that one of the thermostats controlling the water flow pump into the steam generator has become open circuit, caution is advised as this can potentially overheat the steam generator for there being lack of water, depending on your system design...i could be wrong just a guess !

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