Introduction

If your cooking surface isn't turning on or is being pushed up you may need to replace a spring, a process which will be explained in this guide.

Parts

No parts required.

Ensure device is turned unplugged, cooled down and clean before attempting any replacements. Remove cooking plates by pushing in the tabs on each side of the plate at the same time.
  • Ensure device is turned unplugged, cooled down and clean before attempting any replacements.

  • Remove cooking plates by pushing in the tabs on each side of the plate at the same time.

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Remove the six 5.5mm Phillips #2 screws that secure the bottom heating coil to the device.
  • Remove the six 5.5mm Phillips #2 screws that secure the bottom heating coil to the device.

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Remove the four 30 mm Phillips #2 screws that secure the bottom heating apparatus.
  • Remove the four 30 mm Phillips #2 screws that secure the bottom heating apparatus.

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Remove the single 5.5 mm Phillips #2 screw next to center black button.
  • Remove the single 5.5 mm Phillips #2 screw next to center black button.

  • After removing the center screw the metal plate should be free to remove.

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Lift the bottom heating apparatus up and remove large black center piece by pushing down on black button while sliding out. Realign all surface and put device back together making sure all parts are lined up and heating surfaces are making contact.
  • Lift the bottom heating apparatus up and remove large black center piece by pushing down on black button while sliding out.

  • Realign all surface and put device back together making sure all parts are lined up and heating surfaces are making contact.

  • The aligned parts will allow the cooking surfaces to work properly.

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Depress one of the gray tabs on the side of the housing.
  • Depress one of the gray tabs on the side of the housing.

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Pull out the black button and the spring will also come out within it.
  • Pull out the black button and the spring will also come out within it.

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Pull out the spring, and insert the replacement spring making sure it is correctly aligned.
  • Pull out the spring, and insert the replacement spring making sure it is correctly aligned.

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Conclusion

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

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