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Fixing a Retractable Iron Cord

A retractable cord on your iron is convenient and helps with storage, until it gets stuck. This is a guide about fixing a retractable iron cord.


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July 29, 2009

I pulled the electrical cord on my iron too far out and now it won't retract. Any ideas on how to get the cord to retract?

By kathleen48 from Scarborough, ME


July 30, 20090 found this helpful
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Ditto with not messing with it! Just wrap up the cord the old fashioned way and place it between the iron and handle when storing ;-)

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July 29, 20090 found this helpful

Just use it as is, no problem, good luck.

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July 30, 20090 found this helpful

These things either have a little pulley or spring combination inside that make them work; unless you know what you're doing with small appliances, it's not a good bet to go in there and mess around with it.

Chances are having a repair done would be as much or more than the iron is worth. If it were me, I'd use it the way it is as long as it's otherwise functional.

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