Before disassembly, unplug the device.
  • 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.

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Pull the case in opposite directions.
  • Pull the case in opposite directions.

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

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

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  • Push the inner components out of the handle.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • Replace the old thermal fuse by a new one.

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


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