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I just installed two baseboard 240 volt heaters they make a humming noise when they run is this normal or is there a problem?

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This is normal for baseboard heaters, although the newer heaters are not as bad as the older ones. sometimes they will also make a popping noise, this too is normal as the elements expand when heated.

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    ok, if the humming noise is excessively loud, then please check of have someone else check the connections to make sure you don't have a loose connection. this could be potentially dangerous as the connection will heat up if not properly joined.

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No this is normal for this type of heater during its run time,I hope this makes you feek a little better!

Posted on Dec 10, 2008

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