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PerfectCare Steam iron

PerfectCare Steam iron

2500W, 45 g/min continuous steam, 180 g steam boost, SteamGlide Plus soleplate GC3920/20

Troubleshooting

My Philips Steam iron does not produce any steam

If your Philips Steam iron stopped steaming, there might be a simple solution. Discover how to mend it yourself.

Scenario 1: The steam control may have been set to zero steam position

Set the steam control to a steam position.

Note: Dial graphics is for illustration purpose only and may differ from the dial of specific models.

Temperature dial

Scenario 2: There is no water in the tank and/ or the settings are not set correctly

Step 1 : Ensure there is water in the tank

Step 2 : Set to the appropriate steam and temperature setting as shown in table

  • Green area – Steaming possible
  • Red area- No steaming possible, may lead to water leakage
Temperature and steam setting

Scenario 3: The Steam vents of the soleplate might be blocked by impurities like scale

Perform calc-cleaning or decalcification on your iron.

Kindly refer to your user manual or this website for cleaning maintenance advise.

The information on this page applies to the following models: GC3920/20 , GC3920/26 , GC4929/80 , GC4929/86 , GC4924/20 , GC4924/26 , GC1028/20 , GC2040/79 , GC3569/02 , GC4810/27 , HI570/02 , GC4850/02 , GC4891/27 , GC4891/02 , GC4870/27 , GC4870/02 , GC4860/27 , GC4860/02 , GC4850/27 , GC2965/02 , GC2965/27 , GC3720/02 , GC3720/27 , GC1905/01 , GC3760/27 , GC3760/02 , GC3740/27 , GC3740/02 , GC2960/27 , GC2960/02 , GC2930/27 , GC2930/02 , GC2920/27 , GC2920/02 , GC2910/27 , GC2910/02 , GC2710/27 , GC2710/02 , GC1960/02 , GC1920/27 , GC1905/27 , GC2920/07 , GC2960/12 , GC2960/07 , GC2930/12 , GC2930/07 , GC1903/01 , GC1920/02 , GC3620/27 , GC3660/27 , GC3640/02 , GC1903/27 , GC2810/02 . more less

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