You go to wash your dress and notice that the small creases you tried so hard to remove from yourself in the mirror look better than they did before. Whether you want a little morning pick-me-up or just some straightening help, read this article to learn how to properly clean a Black and Decker digital advantage iron.
If your Black and Decker Digital Advantage Iron is dirty, you can clean it easily using the following steps:
1) Remove the iron from the power source by plugging it in to the wall and turning off the power
2) Open the cover located on the front of the iron
3) Pour a small amount of white vinegar onto a cotton ball and swab around all of the parts of the iron that are exposed
4) Close the cover and turn on the power to the iron
5) Hold down the steam button for about 10 seconds to initialize the cleaning process.
Frequenty Asked Questions
How Long Does It Take To Clean The Iron?
You can clean it in an average of 2 minutes and 30 seconds.
Cleaning the Black & Decker Digital Advantage Iron is easy and quick, as you will see from our instructional video. It does not take very long to do either.
How Often Should I Use My Black And Decker Digital Advantage Iron?
You should probably use your iron once a week or so, but it’s always best to get feedback from our customer service team before deciding on a course of action.
You should clean your iron once weekly or as needed. You might want to avoid using harsh chemicals on your iron, and let the grime and residue soak in so that it can be removed more easily by running the iron through a rinse cycle a few times before you store it.
Why Does My Iron Always Smell Like Scorched Metal?
Our black and decker digital advantage iron does not have a self-cleaning feature so it will continue to smell as it is. You can try using an oven cleaner or something similar with one of our refillable cleaning cartridges.
Many modern irons have a feature that allows the water tank to be turned off when not in use. This usually leads to the iron reaching a high temperature during use and causing scorching of the metal housing.
How Do I Use The Iron To Clean?
The instruction manual is the best source of information on how to use your iron.
Press the power button, wait for the iron to heat up, and then spray the cleaning solution on a cotton cloth.
How To Clean A Black And Decker Digital Advantage Iron
Regardless of the reason for the stain, you can remove the stains with ease by following this simple process.
Use lukewarm water and a mild detergent to clean the digital and heat plates in your iron. Clean any rust with a hard bristle brush. Lastly, use fabric softener on your fabrics before washing.
What Should I Do If My Black And Decker Digital Advantage Iron Doesn’t Turn On?
Start by plugging the iron into a different outlet that does not have high voltage. If the iron still does not turn on, try using a small amount of water to get moisture out from inside the unit. After that, you should use a dry cloth or paper towel to try and remove any moist area.
You should unplug the iron, wait at least 15 seconds, then plug it back in and try turning on again. This can fix issues that prevent the iron from working properly.