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3000W, 55 g/min continuous steam, 230g steam boost, SteamGlide Plus soleplate GC4933/80

Troubleshooting

The steam boost of my Philips steam iron is not working

Read on to find out why the steam boost of your Philips steam iron is not working and how to activate it.

Steam irons: The steam boost trigger has not been pressed and released

To activate the steam boost of your Philips steam iron, press and release the steam boost trigger.

Please note: Steam boost is not available at the 1 dot and 2 dot temperature settings.

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Steam irons: The steam boost function has been used too often

When you use the steam boost function too often within a short period of time, the steam boost function will stop working for a while.

In this case, please wait a couple of minutes until the steam boost can be used again.

Steam generator irons: The steam trigger was not pressed twice quickly

To activate the steam boost of your Philips steam generator iron, press the steam trigger twice quickly.

To deactivate it, just press the trigger again once.

The information on this page applies to the following models: GC4933/80 , GC5030/20 , GC9682/86 , GC9670/56 , GC9660/36 , GC5039/30 , GC7808/40 , GC7805/20 , GC8625/30 , GC9622/20 , GC9642/60 , GC9630/20 , GC3810/20 , GC3811/70 , GC4522/00 , GC8650/80 , GC8616/30 , GC7620/30 , GC9550/02 , GC9246/02 , GC9240/02 , GC9940/05 . more less

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