When ironing on a lower temperature setting "•".
• If the appliance has variable steam control
(11*), set the variable steam control to its
• If the appliance does not have variable steam
control, press the steam release button only for
a few seconds at a time when ironing at lower
In both cases, if you find that water is dripping out
of the soleplate, set the temperature selector (16)
to a higher position (take care that the garment
can be ironed on this heat temperature
• At the beginning of each use, it is possible that
drops of water will be dispensed alongside
Therefore, it is advisable to try the iron on the
ironing board or a piece of cloth to start with.
Tip : for better ironing results, iron the last
strokes without steam to dry the garment.
This appliance has a special function for tackling
The "pulseSteam" function helps soften stubborn
garments like jeans or linen faster.
When the steam release button is activated, the
steam generator will release three powerful shots
of steam so that the steam reaches even deeper
into the fabrics.
1. Set the temperature selector (16) on "• • •"
2. Briefly press the steam shot button (18*) on the
top of the handle.
or (model dependent)
Press the steam release button (17) on the
bottom of the handle two times in quick
• It is possible to stop the shots of steam by
quickly pressing the steam button again.
• Some water drops may appear when you use
the "pulseSteam" function for the first time.
The water drops will disappear after you have
used the function for some time.
This system has intelligent steam control, which,
after releasing the steam release button (17),
provides a small amount of additional steam.
The additional steam can always be stopped by
briefly pressing the steam release button once
Ironing without steam
1. Begin ironing but without pressing the steam
This can be used to remove creases from
hanging clothes, curtains etc.
• Never direct the steam jet at garments that
are being worn.
• Never aim the steam at people or animals.
1.Set the temperature control knob to at least the
2. Hold the iron in an upright position 15 cm away
from the garment being steamed.
3. You can steam iron curtains and hanging
garments (jackets, suits, coats...) by placing
the iron in a vertical position and pressing the
steam release button (17-18*).
Energy saving button
If the "Energy saving" button (8*) is switched on,
you can save up to 25% of the energy and 40%
of the water consumption (*), and still achieve
good results when ironing most of your garments.
It is advisable to use the normal energy setting
only for thick and very wrinkled fabrics.
(*) In comparison to the maximum setting.
Note: If you work with the "Energy saving"
function, the variable steam regulation and
temperature regulation can still be used as