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Problem My iron will not heat up. The light on the side goes on when pluged in and you can hear the clicking sound like it has alwaysmade when initially pluged in but it will not heat up. Please Help. I am desperate. I have not even been able to find a small repair shop to take it to.  It is a Rowenta Precision Iron Model DM580 Thanks.

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  • Anonymous Dec 29, 2008

    My Rowenta advancer iron it stopped working, the lights are on but it doesn't heat up. While I was using it and it stopped working,very unusuall.

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  • Anonymous Mar 05, 2009

    iron will not heat up more than lukewarm, the light is on

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There is most likely something wrong with the heating element you need to take it apart to find out what is going on with the unit. you could alternatively try to turn the dial up and down to see if you can maybe get it to work for the time being.

option 1 - take it back to the store you bought it at and get a new one
option 2 - call rowenta and see if it is still covered by warranty
option 3 - take it to a small appliance shop <-- not much of an option it seems like

hope that helps.

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