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My swann 2400 iron is making a high pitched noise every time I lift iron up whilst ironing clothes

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SOURCE: Brown spots coming from steam iron

you can mix 50% water with 50% vinager let it set in the iron overnight then turn it on and let the steam run out.What happens is the inside of the iron where the water is had corroded or rusted or has lime deposits.the vinager will break this loose overnight.also after you let the iron steam out all the mixture,flush the iron 4 to 5 times and start using fresh water from a store bought gallon.your tap water is probably full of iron.

Posted on Nov 15, 2007

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SOURCE: Brown spots coming from steam iron

Fill with 50/50 water vinegar solution. Get it good and hot and let it sit for two hours. Rinse and repeat if necessary. Buy a gallon of water from the market and use that from now on. This will fix your problem. The Iron is concentrating the iron in you water and this is what is causing the brown spots. Hope you find this helpful. If you do please take the time to rate it fixya and maybe I will keep helping people for free.
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SOURCE: brown dirt coming out of steam iron

You're seeing hard water deposits and maybe a little rust. Use some CLR and pour in the iron and let it sit with it off. Shake it a bit and let it clean it all out, then rinse with clean water. (Vinegar will work too)

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SOURCE: how can i clean my tefal iron/ surface

tough soapy sponge

Posted on Dec 27, 2009

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SOURCE: water is leaking out of the iron onto the clothes and ironing boa

Wait until the iron is fully warmed up. Keep a towel nearby for the first time you turn the iron flat, press the steam button, check for leaks-then iron your clothes.

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My iron every so often makes a high pitch noise


Hello,

There are several possible answers:

1. The iron has some scale build up and the steam is escaping and clearing a path until it builds up again.

2. If you have an iron with an electronic display or any type of circuit board - we have heard components on them make noise usually no problems.

3. It is highly suggested to read through the owner's manual as this may be a simple cleaning procedure or you may be directed to contact the manufacturer.

4. If are unsure, please contact the manufacturer for further guidance - your safety is of the utmost importance.

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I would put the un-plugged iron in to the freezer so as to get the plastic as rigid as possible and then try to extract all of the plastic from the steam holes.

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Step1 Place about a teaspoon of salt on a paper or cotton towel and run the iron over it on the high setting gently with the steam off. This will cause the dirt to stick to the salt and will wipe away easily. Step2 Rub the iron across newspapers to remove a waxy build up on the surface. Use the high setting with the steam off. Step3 Apply ammonia to a rag and use it to wipe the surface of the iron to remove oil. Use a separate cloth that is wet with water to rinse it off. Make sure the iron is turned off. Step4 Combine equal parts vinegar and baking soda and scrub the surface of the iron with it. Use a separate clean cloth to wipe away any residue. Step5 Heat in a saucepan a cup of vinegar and sprinkle in about a teaspoon of salt. Heat the mixture until the salt is dissolved. Use this to clean the iron's surface with a clean cloth. Use a second cloth to wipe away any residue.

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Steam Button


Hi,

Your iron pump is faulty the high pitched sound is normal.


Rdgs
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