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immersion heater overheating

Postby higster » Tue Mar 20, 2007 9:15 am

Hi, the water in my immersion heater continues to get very hot even when switched off. Any ideas?
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Postby MS » Thu Apr 12, 2007 1:20 pm

Sounds like your thermostat has given out - the contacts are possibly stuck shut, so the heater does not turn off. Have you tried changing it?
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