Question about Euro-Pro Shark GI490 Iron

1 Answer

STOPPED WORKING IN THE MIDDLE OF MY IRONING, IT SET OFF MY FIRE ALARM, AND WILL NOT TURN BACK ON

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Euro-Pro Master
  • 43,501 Answers

Hi,

Here is a tip that I wrote about Electric Irons and why they do not heat....

Electric Ironnot Heating Up or not Working Right heatman101\]]\

Posted on Apr 02, 2011

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Shark iron g1462


the lights you witness are correct. once the iron has reached tempreture.

ensure the iron is stored in an upright position between ironing items if left laying down the iron may switch off as an anti-burn or fire safety feature as if left unattended. with the iron placed on its back plate with its point facing upwards the iron should stay on.

I hope this was useful.

May 14, 2014 | Irons

1 Answer

Iron heating sporadically and sensor lights working sporadically


It looks like the cord has a loose connection and will need to be replace.

Mar 29, 2008 | Rowenta DZ9080 Iron with Auto Shut-off

1 Answer

My Shark Iron leaks....


fill with water turn iron on max keep turning steam dial all the way to the right until you get to self clean hold iron horizontal and make sure you have a towel or something to catch water drips and debris coming out of iron let iron steam and spit water out until it stops on its own turn dial back to regular steam settings wipe residue off of the plate with a towel adjust temp settings back to normal

Aug 14, 2009 | Euro-Pro Shark GI490 Iron

1 Answer

I have a sharp cloths iron that will not heat up


I assume you mean that it will not steam???
TRY
1. Could be it's not getting hot enough?(Thermostat could be set too low)
2. The pipe into the tank is blocked? (try pouring a little boiling water CAREFULLY into the iron filler hole and try that)
3. The outlet jets could be totally blocked? (Buy a de-scaling kit from Wallmart or similar)
Failing that you may have to buy a new one. Wallmart or similar have cheap electrical appliances

Aug 04, 2009 | Irons

1 Answer

SHARK STEAM STATION G6200 SUDDENLY STOPPED WORKING.


take it back to the store and tell them what has happend the only thing i can think of is that one of the wires has come loose within the cable

Apr 21, 2009 | Euro-Pro Shark GI490 Iron

1 Answer

Iron quit working in less than 1 year.


Bought my Shark G1400Z iron about a year ago. The iron caught on fire. Luckly I was only out of the room for a few seconds. What can be done about this?

Apr 05, 2009 | Euro-Pro Shark GI490 Iron

1 Answer

My husband threw away the opereating instructions for our iron.


SELF CLEANINGIt is important to “Self Clean” the iron at least every two weeksto remove scale, calcium, etc. The harder the water, the more often the iron should be self cleaned.1. Set the variable steam control dial to any steam position.2. Fill the water tank up to the “MAX” level.3. Stand the iron on its heel. Plug the iron into the electrical outlet.4.Press the electronic temperature control button until you get the “MAX” temperature setting on the display panel and wait until the iron heats up and temperature setting light stops flashing.5. Turn the variable steam control dial all the way to the right to the self-cleaning position and hold the iron horizontally over the sink (Fig. 8).6. Boiling water and steam will now be ejected from the holes in the soleplate. The impurities and scale are washed away with it. 7. Move the iron back and forth as this happens.8. If there is any water left in the water tank after the iron stops steaming, just empty the remaining water in a sink following the instructions for emptying the iron. 9.Turn the variable steam control dial to the “0” position when the water tank is empty.10.Place the iron back upright on its heel to cool down before storing.

Nov 23, 2008 | Euro-Pro Shark GI490 Iron

1 Answer

NIA56NR Iron = Panasonic


the filament is gone
u need to replace it from local vendor

Mar 14, 2008 | Panasonic NIA56NR NI-A56NR Iron

2 Answers

Dial stops at "silk."


if the iron is under warranty send it back to the company.if not take down the iron it has a broken part that is stopping it from moving properly.good luck.

Apr 02, 2007 | Rowenta Perfect Iron

Not finding what you are looking for?
Euro-Pro Shark GI490 Iron Logo

Related Topics:

80 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Euro-Pro Irons Experts

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

Henry  Thomas
Henry Thomas

Level 3 Expert

1074 Answers

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18408 Answers

Are you an Euro-Pro Iron Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...