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My Taylor thermometer just froze on LO for the thermo temp.

I tried replacing the batteries, thinking that might help having a fresh power source, but it won't measure the temp. What's wrong with it? Can I fix it in time for Thanksgiving?The numbers on a little piece of paper on the back of it have the numbers: 1470-33; 3007; P2290 . It is encased in a cream colored casing, with grey buttons and I have had it for about 1 year. I got it last Christmas (2007) for a gift, and I just love it. I use it for everything. Is it possible that the cord to the element is damaged somehow (even tho I don't see any splits in the cord) and as I mentioned above in the summarization of problem the thermo temp area on the lower left side stays frozen in Lo screen. I tried resetting in the back, to no avail. Temp up and down still works, the timer works...just the food temp gauge is on the fritz...the part I need the most!

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  • Anonymous Dec 05, 2008

    I have a similar problem, but different

    My remote thermometer froze on high

    The problem, for me, is the probe.

    I took a similiar probe from a competetor's unit and ti worked

    The temperature was exactly the smae - exactly

    Taylor said they no longer made that unit and could not provide a new probe. B S

  • ch1234 Jan 10, 2009

    I have exactly the same problem as described above with the left side frozen displaying "Lo". I have also changed the batteries to no avail.

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Lo is displayed when the room temperature is below 14F or the heater thinks the room is below 14F, which would be caused by a problem with the room temperature sensor or the sensor is unplugged. 70 is what you have the heater set to maintain. Check the white wire on back of the heater.

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The T8132A thermstat requires 2 AA alkaline batteries for operation as the T8131 uses the 24VAC souce transformer with battery back up. If new batteries did not fix the problem follow product user manual to reset and program the thermostat. This should clear any errors or problems. If the problem persists then replace the thermostat. If you do not feel confident you can accomplish the task then you should call a licensed HVAC technician to troubleshoot the issue as the wrong settings could potentially cause permanent damage to your system.

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