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Is audible and visible arcing inside the coil switches acceptable?

As the stovetop coils go on and off, the contacts inside the switches arc visibly and audibly. This appears scary. Is it a threat? Should they be replaced?

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Hello donna h57
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You said,
As the stovetop coils go on and off, the contacts inside the switches arc visibly and audibly.
This appears scary. Is it a threat? Should they be replaced?

This is dangerous!
DO NOT USE THE RANGE!
CALL service.
BEWARE: Danger of shock or electrcution!
Thank God you asked me and did not wait long!
I wish I was there hands on to help you.
Please be careful!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Huuum
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Posted on Oct 03, 2008

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