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I have ceilng electric heat.The kitchen seems like it turn on but

Gets very hot seems like it doesnt shut off. i installed a new trermostat but same result. was wondering if before me someone installed the wiring wrong? i copied the wiring from one to the other. bought the house in april so its the first winter in it for me.

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Change the wiring,thanks for your support.

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