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The iron was dropped which resulted in the Steam Button (C) and Continuous Steam Button Lock was dislodged from the handle. How do I disassemble the handle to restore the buttons to their proper position? Fred

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  • fred_ruddell Jul 28, 2009

    While waiting for help I fixed the problem by releasing the plastic ties in the upper handle then used a small flat bladed screw driver to undo the front handle stay, then I used some 1/2 pieces of a cut CD to keep the two pieces of the handle loose enough to put the switch back in its holder. Reassembled the unit, it's now working fine. Could of saved myself the $US13 if I'd not been so impulsive to believe you guys would have an answer for me. But thanks any way.



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Hi Fred,

The euro-pro irons are designed to be tossed when they break. That said, you may be able to disassemble the handle by gently prying with a piece of thin metal, a feeler gauge works for this application. Feeler gauges are available in any hardware store. The plastic parts are snapped together at the factory. There is no service center for these irons.

I would begin with a pair of pliers and try to gently reseat the dislodged buttons.

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