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Tefal TurboPro FV5648

Tefal TurboPro FV5648

4.3 from 38 reviews · View Statistics

Pros

  • Quick heat up time

  • Irons different fabrics effectively

  • Easy to use

Reviews

4.3

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    ram

    ramSydney

    • 3 reviews
    • 3 likes

    Not Impressed!!! Not sure if I will buy this again!!!

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    Purchased in June 2018.

    Incentivised ReviewNo
    Caitlyn

    CaitlynMINIGIN

    • 4 reviews

    Lead is short enough to be hazardous

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    Functionally it is generally very good and it seemed a safe bet, anyway, based on our use of an earlier model. However, the steam control is a bit hit and moss and it does belch quite a large burst of steam now and then, in a fairly random and potentially painful way. More fundamentally, I guess the device will expire in a few years, like all irons do, and at the most inconvenient time.
    Manufacturers and .retailers should be cursed for marketing products which they seem to deem to be "disposable" and Irons, toasters, etc are prime examples that arise from that philosophy. Sadly, they actually design and make them with scant regard for repairability or for the disassembly and recycling of the materials - so off to the landfill site they go.

    Date PurchasedFeb 2018
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    Questions & Answers

    ram

    ramasked

    I own an FV5648 which I bought a few years back. In the last few months, while using the iron, the red pilot lamp starts flashing and the iron stops heating. This happens annoyingly at very regular intervals. The only way to get the iron going again is switching off the power (and takes a few attempts). I have to keep doing this a few times during an ironing session of say a hour. Very annoying. Does anyone know why this is the sase and how to resolve it permanently?

    2 answers
    Sharon S.
    Sharon S.

    Either yourv ran out of water in the tank or it might need descaling

    ram
    ram

    plenty of water in the tank; not sure about the descaling bit; the iron hasn't been used much after it was de-scaled previously; just wondering if it could be any other reason; hoping a tefal rep will be see this and respond

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    Details

    Features:

    • The TurboPro FV5648 has a vertical steam function so you can rid hanging garments of any wrinkles.
    • It includes a spray function to get rid of stubborn creases on delicate fabrics.
    • The iron has a precision tip which lets you iron around all the nooks and crannies of your garments.
    • It has an anti-drip feature so you don’t have to worry about water leaking and staining your clothes.
    • You can put this iron on eco mode - helping save the planet and your power bill.
    • The iron has an auto-shut off feature, providing optimal safety for you and others in your household.
    • It includes an integrated anti-scale function, making for easy cleaning.
    • Continuous steam output produces quick results.
    • 2400 watts of power makes the heat-up time quick.
    • The iron has a Durilium AirGlide Autoclean technology soleplate which allows for an easy glide and maximum steam distribution.
    • Coming to $169, this iron is a reasonable price compared to similar models.

    Points of praise:

    • Reviewers said this iron was lightweight and easy to use.
    • Ironers noted that this iron glides well over a variety of fabrics.
    • The quick heat up time of the Turbo Pro FV5648 was praised by reviewers.
    CategoryIrons & Steam Generators
    Price (RRP) $169.00
    FeaturesAnti-Drip, Auto Shut Off, Vertical Steam and Water Spray
    CordlessNo
    Steam GeneratorNo
    Colour / FinishBlue, Black
    Steam Output50 g/min
    Power2,400 W
    Manufacturer Warranty2 year(s)
    ManualDownload manual

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