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The knob for the heat turns but do not switch over to heat

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The cable that flips the heater valve has become bent and will always bind until it is replaced. If twist the knob back and forth gently you can work the knob over to the heat side . The bad news , it is easy to turn the heat off , but it will be tricky to finesse the the heater back on again.

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