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Should you use anything more than water to refresh clothing with this steamer

\015 Will the use of only water refresh clothing with this steamer or should I use an additional cleaning solution?\015

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I personally use a 1/4 cup of fabric softener in mine. It leaves the clothes feeling like they came out of the dryer. this wont damage the steamer or the clothing you are steaming. And they smell great too
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Should you use anything more than water to refresh clothing with this steamer


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I have a Sunbeam Model Number 4065-000 and there is white particles comming out of the holes in the bottom. I think it is because we used tap water and there is a lot of deposits in the water. I read on the box that it was ok to use tap water and not distilled water. Is ther any way to clean the inside out to get the deposits cleaned out without affecting the possibility of doing something to the cloths that I will iron after cleaning the iron?


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Is it okay to run CLR or vinegar through my steamer. We have really hard water and even though we have a water softener and use filtered water, my steamer seems to be clogged


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I have an electrolux Enviro multi steamer which I was using this morning. I turned the steamer off for approximately 1 1/2 to do some shopping, and when I turned it on again, the steamer light turned on (green light) and then I waited for the orange light to go on, which too a while. When the orange light does turn on, there is no steam when you press the yellow button on the handle. I have checked for water, and the steamer is full, I have turned it on and off several times just in case that wi


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Water leak I just bought this steamer a few days ago, and already I am having problems, when I fill the water tank that your suppost to fill the water runs out before I even turn the machine on. I have tried using plugs to keep it from doing this just so I can shampoo my carpet, this seems to work to a point, considering the fact that there are two holes underneath close to the brushes and one just a little ways back from that location. Do you know if this is something that should have plugs or


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I have an euro-pro steam cleaner model # sc505 that is about 2 years old. It has only been used a limited number of times, about 3 or 4 times. It now has a tightly sealed safety cap on it and it will not release allowing me to add water to the steamer to use it now. Any tips on fixing it? I'd love to have a products guide to items that are available for compatiability with our sharkie. We constantly see new items available and wonder will that product work with ours?? Thanks!


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My power steamer seem to be putting down water and scrubbing but it's not picking up the water it puts down. Also, it doesn't seem to be using any of the cleaning solution


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The water tank cap for my Euro-Pro Portable steamer is jammed. The exterior of the cap is made of plastic so I cant use a vice grip to attempt to move it so what do you suggest I use?


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Solution? what solution do I use for the steamer? or can I just use water?


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I have the scunci 1000 steamer- it was sitting for a while and the cap on the top looks like its corroded and i cannot remove it from the steamer - i just bought it a year ago, but i think the salt or vinegar from cleaning it got trapped in the top and i tried everything i could think of to loosen the top so i could pour water into the unit and use it again; otherwise it is in perfect condition, but i tried even pliers and i cannot loosen it and i dont want to break it, but am so frustrated - wh


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Have a Bissell Power Steamer Upright Deep Cleaner - Dirt Livter PowerBrush. Model 1895 The water tank 'must' have been dropped and is cracked too much to use. Can I get a replacement?


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