This product is not worth buying.
I purchased one of these irons and within 3 months (1) the clip that closes the water compartment had broken (which resulted in a lot of water dripping onto my clothes while ironing) and (2) the iron soleplate temperature ran hot and cold. I returned the iron to the retailer where I purchased it from who (under warranty) exchanged the iron with the same product. Around 3 months later the clip has not broken but the iron soleplate is now running hot and cold. Rather than take the iron back to the retailer for another exchange iron I have placed it into the bin and have purchased another brand of iron.
MONEY DOWN THE DRAIN...!
Purchased in October 2018 for $69.00.
Rubbish, Leaks and burns clothes
Initially it looked good, but then slowly within a few months, it started leaking, burning clothes etc. on high heat. If on low heat, it doesn't iron at all. Even after ironing for 15 minutes it just doesn't get the creases out!
Purchased in January 2019.
- Verve 62 Urban SR6250
Does a good job
I do not usually use iron as I am too lazy for that, but after I bought this iron, my dad has to iron his shirt to go to work!! The iron is not that large so it is quite easy to store, would recommend.
Purchased in September 2018.
- Verve 62 Urban SR6250
Sunbeam is a good company. The iron have been good for last 6 months i just feel it is bit heavy but have been a good product so far.. will recommend the product..!!
Button popped out.
The iron was running fine but unfortunately I had the same experience. Button popped out and now it is useless. I had for six months and it can't be fixed. I am really frustrated with this product easy to break down. Definitely I will never buy this brand again. Didn't last long at all
Waste of money
Had Sunbeam before & was happy so bought this model. The steam button popped out after 18 months sparing use. It is now unusable as water gushed out the bottom at random moments. It felt unsafe to use. It is now out of guarantee period but I will not be buying another Sunbeam iron.
- Verve 62 Urban SR6250
Doesn't work straight out of the box
Well i bought this today to replace my faithful $12 bilo iron that served me for close to 10 years until I dropped it on the slate floor! Thinking I'd spent four times the money i was expecting this to be a reasonable iron. As it turned out the steam shot and spray function didn't work out the box and then one of the buttons fell off, had no choice but to use tonight and it dribbles as well. Surely they've been making irons for long enough to make one that can make it through the warranty period?
Very poorly made.
Two years old and the steam and spray buttoms on top have popped out. Not a very safe or reliable iron to use. Can't use steam function now as the steam button won't stay in nor can we use the spray function because the spray button won't stay in.
I purchased this iron for my wife and its been horrible. I wish I hadn't have lost the receipt as I would have retuned this straight away. Now we are stuck with this useless appliance. The only way to stop the leaking is not to put water but then it doesn't get hot enough. All I can say is this the last Sunbeam appliance we ever buy. Aren't companies suppose to test their products before putting them onto the market???? Obviously does not say much for your product testing does it?
Disappointed with this iron
My iron has incontinence ! Keeps leaking ! Even put it up on the highest settings, steam settings, water level and still keeps leaving water marks. Only bought it in March 2015 only 16 months old thought it would last a bit longer. I've always had a sunbeam iron :-(
Initially very happy but now very disappointed
I had no idea others were having the same problem as I have had with this iron until I did a random search tonight. I am so disappointed with this iron that started out so well. It continually leaves streaks of water on my clothes no matter what I do in terms of water level or steam settings. Very, very disappointed.
This iron is awful. Paid good money for it. Loved my old ultra 5800. Never had any issues with it. This one Leaks all over the clothes bring back the ultra 5800. Don't think it's getting hot enough. Would love to if I could pick up an older one from somewhere
Don't buy this.
Doesn't heat up enough to for linen or even some cotton shirts.
Leaks a lot
Hardly any steam
No Drip.....no it leaks a lot
Extreme Shot.....nope, hardly any steam and leaks more.
2400W......don't know where the power goes but not on heat or steam.
Try another brand.
I recently purchased this iron from appliancesonline.com.au for $47 with free delivery. After my purchase I logged into here to look at other goods. I decided to look this iron up and when I read the reviews I thought what have I done. I tried not to think too much about it but was very apprehensive when unboxing it. I read the instructions and heated it up. I was expecting leaks and other problems, but all was good. I knew the true test would come when ironing my husbands white business work shirts. I was very pleasantly surprised. No leaks an...d the iron glided beautifully. I was worried as it is quite light. No issues with the steam function. If I was to find a fault with this iron it's the blue colour which for me made seeing the water level difficult. I would prefer it to be on the other side of the iron. Perhaps I purchased a newer iron than what others purchased. I noticed some reviews were over 12 months. Maybe Sunbeam listened to the reviews here, maybe not. I could've just gotten lucky. All of this aside, for me it's great.
Worst iron I've ever owned. Rubbish!
Before this iron I had earlier Sunbeam which went for about 10 years. I wanted a new one almost because I was just sick of the old one. It still worked pretty well except for the shot of steam no longer operating. I chose the Sunbeam Verve 62 Platinum thinking I'd get the same longevity from that but right from the start it didn't operate properly. Water dribbled out of the bottom holes from day one so I took it back to Joyce Mayne and they happily gave me a replacement. The second one wasn't any better and after the first month the shot of ste...am button on the top of the handle just fell off and it isn't possible to put it back on again. Therefore I have no shot of steam. Also the iron still drops water onto the clothes while ironing. So after about 6 months I am about to buy another iron. I should have taken it back again but I was embarrassed to do so, which was really silly. And from previous experience most manufacturers make it so difficult to return electrical items under warranty indicating that it must be something the customer has done. As the cost wasn't huge (about $70) I will cut my losses. I will never buy Sunbeam again though and will look for an iron with good reviews so I don't waste money again. I'm giving it one star rating only because there is no option for 0 stars which is what it deserves. Steer well clear of this piece of rubbish and Sunbeam - shame on you. You aren't what you used to be!!
|Category||Irons & Steam Generators|
|Water Tank Capacity||300 ml|
|Steam Output||38 g/min|
|Manufacturer Warranty||2 year(s)|
|Colour / Finish||Green|
|Release date||Aug 2011|
- MPN: 1923 and SR6250
- GTIN13: 9311445018552
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