FastCare Steam generator iron

Max 5.5 bar pump pressure, 250 g steam boost, Carry lock, 2.2 L detachable watertank GC7710/20


My Philips steam iron's Calc-Clean process will not start

If your Philips steam generator's Calc-Clean process will not start, please read along for possible causes and solutions.

This problem may be due to the 4 scenarios below:

  1. You might not have plugged in and switched ON your Philips steam generator. Ensure that the appliance is switched ON during calc-clean.
  2. You have not pressed the calc-clean button for 2 seconds until the appliance starts beeping.
  3. The water tank is empty. Fill the water tank halfway.
  4. The water tank is not fitted properly.

For GC6600 SpeedCare and GC7700 FastCare series with temperature dial: make sure that the temperature dial is set to the “Calc-Clean” setting and wait for the iron to heat up.
For detailed descaling instructions for your Philips Iron, please follow www.philips.com/descaling.

The information on this page applies to the following models: GC7710/20 , GC6602/20 , GC6602/21 , GC7031/20 , GC7035/20 . more less


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