Mend Household Appliances, Steam Cleaners

Household Appliances, Steam Cleaners
Find out how to mend it for free.

Ask Question

Steam Cleaners

Mend Mend Household Appliances, Steam Cleaners

Polti Vaporetto Sprint 1300 heats fine, clicks back to machine butno steam ?

Hi, just tried my steam cleaner after a while not using it, it heats up and the light goes out, I switch the steam switch on, it lights as usual but when I squeeze the trigger, nothing happens, the trigger is activating back to the main body as I can hear it clicking, please advise, many thanks

unclerickety
March 2016
Well you need to open the unit with a (long) Torx T20 screwdriver, the one with the hole in the middle of the star. Then check the solenoid controlling the valve for the steam output. it is probably stuck. It happens if you don't use it on a regular basis. Please don't come to the idea of connecting the unit to the mains while it is open unless you are a qualified electrician. Please post if this help to solve the problem.

PSP
January 2018
Yes this has happened to me any answers would be great

Poppy
September 2016
as yet, no answer Lucy

unclerickety
May 2016
I have the same problem. I can hear the clicking back in the machine when I pull the trigger but nothing happens. Did you find an answer?

Lucy
May 2016

Categories

Find out how to mend just about anything howtomendit.com for free repair help, information and advice.
Categories

Can you help?

Are you an expert who can help answer questions? Click here to see the unanswered questions for each category.