Question about Tefal Ultraglide 1549 Iron

1 Answer

Tefal Pro Express

My Tefal Pro Express produces constant steam without touching the switch so appears switch is not working or stuck open, can I replace switch?
Also finding it difficult to clean the inside of the plastic tank which is getting dirty. Do regularly flush the boiler which seems clean.

Thanks

Mctricky

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Novelist:

    An expert who has written 50 answers of more than 400 characters.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

  • Expert
  • 137 Answers

  1. solenoid valve blocked
  2. swich for steam broken
  3. you forget it in turbo steam mode and you have steam all the time
ps see below on link turbo button

http://www.gostore.com.au/~ebay/krups/tefal/proexpressturbo/TefalProTurboAuction(3).jpg

Posted on Mar 31, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have a tefal pro express turbo GV8150 and there is constant team coming from iron without me touching the steam button. Can anyone help with a diagnosis and or possible fix?


constant steam means the control valve is not working
descaling may fix the problem
the other fix is a new iron as the cost to repair is generally more that a replacement price

Sep 30, 2016 | Tefal Irons

1 Answer

Tefal pro express steam iron heating up but producing no steam


Pipe is blocked open and clean the inside

Aug 25, 2016 | Tefal Irons

1 Answer

My Tefal pro express inon does not steam the generator not making noise and red light comes on


Maybe the steam switch if broken or not fitted correctly dso you can open and inspect it

Sep 11, 2014 | Irons

1 Answer

Steam button is broken on my iron


Replace iron, or continue using the iron......without the steam button.

Apr 02, 2014 | Tefal Pro Express GV 8120 Iron

1 Answer

I have a Tefal Pro Express Turbo iron (purchased in 2005). In the past 2 days the steam is constantly on - the button does not appear to be stuck. I can't get the steam to stop... unless I take out...


Yes, if your electric cord was extremely hot to touch is not common. It's posing danger to your unit and to your entire electrical system that may cause fire. Please let a qualified electrician inspect and repair your unit. The unit thermal fuse may not functioning that automatically switch off or cut the electric power of your unit when it gets too hot. Thank you for asking.

Jun 14, 2011 | Tefal Pro Express GV 8120 Iron

1 Answer

Tefal Express 1750 has water dripping from it when using steam


That means that water is not heated properly and does not produce steam.

Try a complete descaling, often this happens because the water reservoir and heating element is covered with scale.

Feb 17, 2009 | Tefal Irons

1 Answer

Tefal Pro Express - Constant Steam (Model 2932)


Great answer from Jacquief above. To which I add try giving the base of the iron and its button, a very light tapping with a tack hammer (much smaller and lighter than a standard hammer) wrapped in a tea-towel. This can often break up the lime scale seal which has formed somewhere inside and is not responding to Jacquief's method. In future never use scale laden tap water in your iron, use $2 litre bottles of distilled water from any supermarket.

Jan 04, 2009 | Tefal Ultraglide 1549 Iron

1 Answer

Tefal Pro Express - Constant Steam


Found this on another site and just tried it. Put 50/50 water and vinegar in the tank and leave it to go through on the constant steam. Give it about 5 minutes then try the button. Mine gave an extra spurt of steam at this point but still continued giving steam out all the time. I refilled with the water vinegar mix and just kept pressing the steam button and letting it go through. Eventually it fixed it and the constant steam stopped. Something to do with a piece of limescale blocking the solenoid but that's all Greek to me! Hope this helps. Kind regards.

Jan 04, 2009 | Tefal Ultraglide 1549 Iron

1 Answer

Tefal steam generater pro express turbo


Most of the time the electro mechanism release the steam still open and not able to returning in closing position.Try to cclick quite few time to excite the mechanism and some times work.Also can be the micro switch defective.
Good Luck

Jun 09, 2008 | Irons

Not finding what you are looking for?
Tefal Ultraglide 1549 Iron Logo

1,234 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Tefal Irons Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18297 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17129 Answers

Ryan S
Ryan S

Level 2 Expert

328 Answers

Are you a Tefal Iron Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...