TEFAL Ultraglide FV4043 Steam Iron

Ultraglide FV4043 Steam Iron
Power through your ironing with this easy to use steam iron!

• 2400W, 40 g/min continuous steam and a powerful 150 g/min shot of steam to get rid of stubborn creases with ease
• Glide effortlessly over fabrics due to Durilium Technology soleplate
• Anti-Scale feature ensures you have long lasting steam power for effortless crease removal
• The Anti-Drip setting prevents water drips from steam vents for ultimate garment care
• The Auto Shut Off setting ensures safety whilst ironing and no risk of burning fabrics

The Ultraglide steam iron combines power and efficiency with low maintenance.

It offers a very powerful 2400 wattage and 0-40g/minute steam output, to gently soften clothes for easier ironing. The Ultraglide also boasts a powerful 150g/minute shot of steam, a boost to get rid of those more difficult and stubborn creases. The more powerful the iron, the deeper steam will penetrate fabric for quicker, hassle-free ironing and excellent results, no matter the fabric.Glide effortlessly over fabric thanks to the Durilium Technology soleplate . Double Anti-scale and a Self Clean feature ensures easy maintenance and for added safety and peace of mind, the FV4043 will turn off automatically if left unattended. The Ultraglide features an extra large water tank opening for easy, safe and fast refilling. It also has a large 270ml water tank and a 3m cord equipped with Easycord system which keeps the cord out of the way whilst ironing. The vertical steam function is ideal for getting creases out of suits or other hanging garments and can also be used to de-crease curtains.

Essentials
  • Durilium® Technology for Fast and Effortless ironing

    All soleplates are not the same. The Durilium® Technology invented by Tefal has been used by millions of consumers all over the world. For over 30 years, our soleplate has been acclaimed for its outstanding glide which provides fast and effortless ironing and for its excellent scratch resistance even when ironing harmful areas such as zippers.

  • Smart safety auto-off

    When accidently left unattended, the iron automatically turns off. If left on it's heel, it will switch off in 8 minutes. If left on the soleplate or on the side, it only takes 30 seconds before the iron shuts off.

  • Steam Boost to Remove Even the Toughest Creases 

    In case of particularly tough creases, the shot of steam flow reaches up to 150gr per min for smooth ironing  

  • Easy to fill watertank

    The filling hole is designed to smoothly refill the water tank

  • Anti-calc action

    The Anticalc system makes the cleaning operation of your iron possible. A regular maintenance will ensure durable steam performance

  • Easy setting

    With the Automatic Steam function, you only have to choose your type of linen and the iron will do the rest. It will adjust the suitable temperature and steam flow

  • Continuous steam ouput to ease crease removal 

    Continuous steam output of up to 35g/min gives you the ideal constant amount of steam to efficiently remove all creases. 

  •  Anti-drip to keep the linen spotless

     When ironing delicate fabrics at low temperature, the anti drip prevents water from dripping on your linen

  •  Optimal Steam Distribution 

    Our specific iron construction allows an optimal diffusion of steam all over the soleplate. Contrary to most competitors, steam is distributed at the tip and the heart of the soleplate for very efficient ironing. The linen is efficiently moisterized and your ironing made easy.

  •  Durilium® Technology Soleplate for Outstanding glide

    All soleplates are not the same. The Durilium® technology invented by Tefal has been used by millions of consumers all over the world.
    For over 30 years, our soleplate has been acclaimed for its outstanding glide which provides fast and effortless ironing and for its excellent scratch resistance even when ironing harmful areas such as zippers.

  • Precision tip for convenient ironing

    The tip of the iron has a special shape that makes ironing around the buttons much easier

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Specifications
Power 2400  W
Continuous steam output 40  g/min
Steam boost 150  g/min
Vertical Steam    
Spray    
Setting of steam & temperature Automatic steam  
Soleplate Technology Ultragliss Durilium  
Glideability of soleplate ****  
Durability of soleplate / scratch resistance *****  
Precision Tip    
Continuous steam diffusion Tip, side and heart  
Ergonomic steam trigger    
Comfort Handle    
Stable rest hill    
Water tank capacity 270  ml
Water filling hole Extra Large  
Anti-drip    
Auto-Off    
Power cord length 3  m
Anti scale function Anti-scale setting  
Colours Skirt Black  

Frequent questions

No, leave the iron to cool down before putting it away and follow the 4 tips: empty out the water remaining in the tank, set the thermostat to the minimum, close the steam control and stand it upright or place it on the base (depending model).


If your iron has an anti-calc system, you should clean the anti-calc valve once a month. To do this, unplug the iron and leave it to cool for 30-45 minutes. Empty the water and remove the valve, holding it by the top. Let the anti-calc valve soak for 4 hours in a glass of commercially available white vinegar or natural lemon juice, then thoroughly rinse the anti-calc valve under tap water. Reposition the anti-calc valve into your iron. Warning! Never touch the end of the anti-calc valve. the iron does not work without the anti-calc valve.


The electronic system cuts off the electric power and the Auto-Stop warning light flashes if the iron is left vertically on its heel for more than 8 minutes, or in a horizontal position for more than 30 seconds. To restart the iron, just move it gently until the warning light stops flashing. Please note: the auto-stop light will be lit during normal use.

The electronic system cuts the power and the auto-stop light flashes if the iron is not moved for more than 8 minutes (on its heel rest or base) or is left flat for more than 30 seconds. To turn the iron back on, gently shake it until the light goes out.
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