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Polti Vaporette 2400

My steamer is leaking badly underneath, no sign of wear around the drain area. It seems to be happening at the back casing?

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  • happy99 May 11, 2008

    My polti started leaking from underneath, now the steam is escaping from somewhere below the valve as well.

  • Anonymous May 21, 2008

    Same problem plus steam escaping at back. Am guessing it needs a new tank but no-one wants to repair it only sell me a new one. Just want to get it repaired.



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Not sure this is the solution as my steam/water was coming out from the front.  Although it didn't look like it initially, it turned out to be coming from the hose.  There's a little o-ring that fits on a spike in the hose attachment and that was split.  I replaced it and it's working fine again.  I got my o-ring (in a pack of 200 assorted sizes) from eBay for about £3 but that was only because I was too lazy to go down to my local plumbing/bathroom shop which probably would have sold me 1 for a few pence.  Much better than £50 to replace the hose!

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