Before disassembly, unplug the device. Make sure the device was not on for the last 10 minutes, because it might still be hot.
  • Before disassembly, unplug the device.

  • Make sure the device was not on for the last 10 minutes, because it might still be hot.

  • Unscrew the two screws on the handle with the spanner screwdriver.

Add Comment

Pull the case in opposite directions. You might need a prying tool if the black components don't come out easily.
  • Pull the case in opposite directions.

  • You might need a prying tool if the black components don't come out easily.

Add Comment

Unscrew the remaining two screws inside the handle with the Phillips screwdriver.
  • Unscrew the remaining two screws inside the handle with the Phillips screwdriver.

Add Comment

Push the inner components out of the handle. Push the inner components out of the handle. Push the inner components out of the handle.
  • Push the inner components out of the handle.

Add Comment

Locate the thermal fuse. Test the thermal fuse for continuity using the multimeter.
  • Locate the thermal fuse.

  • Test the thermal fuse for continuity using the multimeter.

  • Make sure the multimeter is set to 200 ACV and bring the probes toward thermal fuse.

  • The circuit is closed and properly functioning if the multimeter displays varying numbers.

  • The circuit is open if the multimeter displays non-varying numbers or no numbers at all.

Add Comment

To replace the thermal fuse, use the prying tool to extract the object.
  • To replace the thermal fuse, use the prying tool to extract the object.

  • To remove it, wedge it back and forth until it comes free.

  • You don't need to take out the gold piece under the thermal fuse.

Add Comment

Replace the old thermal fuse by a new one.
  • Replace the old thermal fuse by a new one.

Add Comment

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

Tiago

Member since: 12/05/2016

1 Reputation

1 Guide authored

0 Comments

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 6

Past 30 Days: 42

All Time: 473