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Doesn't heat up...

My Rowenta Professional iron (purchased in 11/97 at Macy's for $100) doesn't heat up. I gently shook the iron to deactivate the auto shut off as suggested in the manual. Is it worth it for me to have it repaired and please confirm where I send it.
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Donna Y. Baran
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  • ramirezj13 Mar 12, 2008

    it doesn't heat up. I shook the iron to deactivate the auto shut off, but it still doesn't heat up. Yellow led blinking only forever.

  • Anonymous Nov 01, 2008

    my rowenta iron doesnt heat up

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