The Handheld Steamer has additional attachments to help you clean even more areas of your home. My Shark Mop stopped working steaming after using it only 4 times. If the plug fits loosely in the outlet, the mop may not work properly. I think this is a gimmick. Once the water falls too low, the mop will stop producing steam. I love this mop and will only use distilled water in it from now on. You will want to replace the thermal fuse with the same rating.
Then I should see it again in4-6 weeks. Not to mention I got some crazy car racing videos you've never seen before too. I poked a pipe cleaner into the hole where the steam is supposed to come from because I figured there might be some build up in there. Hope this helps figured all that steam would clean that out of the way time was all that was needed. Use the filling flask to pour water into the tank, making sure you do not overfill. Look for a mop that has at least three settings for the most control. Both crapped out after a year - ridiculous, and more ridiculous to have to pay to get it fixed.
A steam mop has an internal water boiler. That seemed to unclog the line and it started steaming again--not sure if the wire helped as much as bending the mop. Wax polished furniture or floors. I did not find any suggestions how to fix this problem. What really made me mad was they tried to sell me another.
Hope it lasts many years. Hi just fixed my Shark steam cleaner. It gets into narrow spaces and really cleans. I truly love this steam mop! Avoid the use of bleach and fabric softeners when washing pads. Don't know how this attachment will hold up, though. Instead, make sure you fill the reservoir with water first, choose the attachment you want to use and connect that up to the main unit. I have the 3501 and it was easy to take apart, with one exception: the stainless steel safety clamp around the neck of the case.
Don't worry if a little bit of the spring in side of the hose breaks it happened to me ; it's only there to keep the hose from pinching. What really made me mad was they tried to sell me another. The Carpet Glider should be used with the All-Purpose head to groom and freshen your carpet and area rugs by lightly applying steam to the carpet or rug fibers. The Shark ® Customer Care representatives will gladly take the time to explain the options available to you. My last one I have had for about 2 years now and although it still works it has started to get clogged up with lime scale, because I only used tap water not distilled.
I will clean out with a paperclip to get some deposits out while I have it apart. Funny how they have no email to complain to. Some models weigh as much as 15 pounds without any water in them, while others weigh as little as five pounds with water inside. Anyway, I just tried this on the one at work with a wire and it worked like a charm! I unscrewed the small valve on the heater and used a small hat pin to Polk out all the mineral deposits that build up in the valve and the tap it was screwed into. Hope yours lasts longer than ours did. Therefore using cleaning solutions, perfumes, oils or any other chemicals is not recommended.
This is my second steam pocket mop. Consult the Owner's Guide for full instructions on how to clean the nozzle of your mop. The Shark ® Professional Steam Pocket ® Mop has three unique steam settings so you can use the perfect amount of steam for the cleaning task at hand. We recommend that you test an isolated area of the surface to be cleaned before proceeding, as well as review the use and care instructions from your floor manufacturer. Very irritating and no luck with correspondence. Last week it stopped producing steam, even though the power was still on. I was lucky I dropped it in time otherwise I would have been burned.
Product Registration Please visit www. ! I try to work backwards so I don't have to walk over the area I've just cleaned. The super-heated steam and Squeegee Tool wipe away fingerprints, watermarks and moisture build-up. The steam mop will be ready to use and start roughly 30 seconds after you turn it on. If so, unplug the steam mop, wait 2-3 minutes and change the pad.
Line dry or dry on a low dryer setting. There was a hole that was made. I took out the 4 screws that connect the swivel mechanism, then the two that hold the flexible tube in place. First I swore at the thing a couple times, beat it against the floor, stuck a wire in the steam hole while it was plugged in no less Then I added vinegar, baking soda and food grade peroxide found at health food stores works on many household things including teeth whitening. Look for one that rotates 180 degrees for the most maneuverability. Be persistent, and eventually you'll blow out a wad of dissovled minerals followed, happily, by billows of steam. Had a Shark hand held steamer.
Honestly, it's a killer on your back, but the results are amazing. Then I should see it again in 4-6 weeks. A mop that comes with a tray or landing pad is great for catching any drips during or after use. Also check that the tank is free of any cracks or holes that could cause water to leak, and that the tank is properly seated in the device's housing. These attachments include the Garment Steamer, Cylinder Cleaning tool, Squeegee Tool, Wedge Tool and Detail Brush. I would pay the postage. Pretty much they're the same.