BISSELL Steam Shot Hard-Surface Cleaner, 39N7A/39N71 reviews wont answer these questions part 1
update January 23, 2018
Will it clean kitchen cabinet doors?
Answer: Yes it will , just don’t over heat the finish . Still wipe the doors down with Murphy’s Oil Soap also that will cut all the grease
Question: Why are people using this for clothes? Isn’t it a “hard surface” cleaner?
Answer: Why have two steamers? It does the job, with its special attachment.
Question: The trigger gets super hot. Is this normal?
Answer: My trigger does not get very hot. With such a small steam boiler, the heater-light comes on, heating the water, building up steam, and I stop using the cleaner, until the light goes off, indicating steam again is at full force. My cleaning cycle is a combination of steaming, and waiting, a minute, for heater to finish.… see more
Question: Is this product just 110 voltage or can it be used with a 220 adapter?
Answer: this machine is designed for 110v only.
Question: What is the white cloth used for? Can I get replacement cloths? I just ordered one .
Answer: Put that in the steam attachment
Question: Can i clean my couch
Answer: this model is designed primarily for cleaning hard surfaces and fixtures.
Question: Can this be used for cleaning car seats & mats/floor? (fabric seats)
Answer: Haven’t used it for that purpose, but I don’t see why not.
Question: How difficult is it to open the cap t add water?
Answer: It is very simple, just an easy twist to open. The toughest part is holding the trigger while scrubbing which isn’t really difficult but if you are doing a tough scrub your finger just gets a little tired. Hope this helps.
Question: how hot is the steam?
Answer: Very hot. Unit is a sealed miniature boiler. You cannot shoot steam at hand without burning your hand. Unit is well insulated so its intense heat does not prevent you from handling steamer. But do not open up screw top till it has cooled a bit.
Question: How does it work on kitchen cabinets?
Answer: Never used on cabinets. It works good just wish tank was bigger so it last longer
Question: Will it kill bed bugs?
Answer: Good question however this steam is not designed to kill bed bugs.
Question: Has anyone tried this on an engine bay?
Answer: No I have not. Even with the hose attached, it still does not reach in for the area you want to clean. Also the unit does not hold large amount of water to give an extended wash. If you want to clean the engine, use a power washer. 1. Spray engine cleaner on to the area your wanted to clean, let it sit for a while. … see more
Question: Anyone use it to clean chandeliers?
Answer: I don’t see why not. You can always try it on something similar. I use the steam shot to clean my range hood. I took the range hood apart and clean every part. Except the lower duct that connect to the top of the hood. It has too much grease on it. I just replaced that portion.
Question: Can this product be used to clean furniture
Answer: Good question, we would not recommend using this to clean furniture as it does not extract water. Check out the SpotClean Pro which is great for upholstery and carpet! Bissell 3624 SpotClean Professional Portable Carpet Cleaner – Corded
Question: Can this be use on steam clean on furniture
Answer: Good question, we would not recommend using this to clean furniture as it does not extract water. Check out the SpotClean Pro which is great for upholstery and carpet!
Question: I was looking for something to clean the dirt that settles in the bottom channel where the window closes. anybody used this for that? thanks.
Answer: Good question – if the window is made of metal this could be used for cleaning. If it’s made of wood or a painted surface, we would not recommend it.
Can it clean mattresses?
Answer: this cleaner is designed for hard surfaces and fixtures, it’s not designed to clean mattresses.
Question: Has anyone used this on sofas? My son wrote on ours with markers and pen and none of the recommended solutions to remove the stains have worked..???
Answer: This steamer product is not very good as far as I am concerned it does not work on anything it runs out of steam in 30 seconds and has to be refilled and even though the light says ready it spits mostly hot water worthless piece of crap
Question: Can I use this to clean a large bird cage?
Answer: I don’t see why not as long as it’s not painted.
Question: I’m looking to get this to clean my bathtub/shower tile. How does it measure up?
Answer: I have used it for stovetop (excellent), we don’t have bathroom tile. The steam is amazing for cleaning, it cuts through grease & messes easily. It should melt through soap scum. It is a small unit, lightweight, with a long cord
Question: Received this today, as a gift, and it came with no info. at all! how can I get an owner’s manuel?
Answer: You can download a user guide at the www.bissell.com web site I love mine!
Question: Can this clean stuffed animals and baby toys?
Answer: Should do fine but this item is of low quality and does not last–mine lasted all of 6 times used–I would not recommend buying this
Question: Do you have to hold on the button to make it steam during cleaning?
Answer: above the handle is the dark grey button that you press down on to make the steam come out
so, yes, you press the button down for steam t to come out
Question: I need like it work with 220v do you have
Question: how much of hrtz is it 110v or 220v thanks
Answer: Good question – this is designed for use on 110v only.