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Steam generator iron

Max. 5.5 bar pump pressure, Up to 230 g steam boost, 1.3 L fixed water tank, Compact design GC6804/20

Troubleshooting

The steam in my Philips steam generator iron gets weaker

If the steam rate of your Philips steam generator iron is not as good as expected, please check here to find out what could be causing the problem.

Lime scale may have built up in the iron, preventing it from steaming as it should

Your iron needs to be descaled.

Find all descaling information for your Philips iron here.

ECO mode is activated

If you are using ECO mode (the green light is on), the steam will be weaker.

For more steam, switch off ECO mode by pressing the ECO button. The green ECO light will go off.

There is a problem with the steam function

If your steam generator iron is having other steam-related issues, there may be a problem with the steam function.

In this case, we recommend that you contact Philips Consumer Care and ask for a repair.

ECO mode is activated

If you are using ECO mode (the green light is on), the steam will be weaker.

For more steam, switch off ECO mode by pressing the ECO button. The green ECO light will go off.

There is a problem with the steam function

If your iron is having other steam-related issues, there may be a problem with the steam function.
In this case, we recommend that you contact Philips Consumer Care and ask for a repair.

The information on this page applies to the following models: GC6804/20 , GC8712/00 , GC7710/20 , GC9642/60 , GC6602/20 , GC6602/21 , GC7031/20 , GC7035/20 , GC8651/10 , GC8642/20 , GC9550/02 , GC8635/02 , GC9540/02 , GC9240/02 . more less

Other issues

Other faults(6)
Power/ Charging / Battery life(1)
Temperature issues(3)
Maintenance(1)
Leaking(4)
Performance(2)
Noise(1)
Indication Lights(2)

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