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. 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 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.