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My Heater Sparks and shoots out smoke

I have a Coleman-Evcon heater for a 1999 mobile home. I just turned on the heat about 1 am yesterday morning, and it would not shut off. I had to throw the breaker to get it turn off. Then it blows out cold air all of a sudden. Now when it got turned on it sparked like it was going to catch on fire and a pillow of black smoke with something that smelled like it was fried came out. Can you help

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Most likeley a bad transformer. Shut off the breaker, then remove the cover of the box containing the transformer & circuit board. If the transformer is bad, it will look and smell burnt. Mark the wires before you disconnect it, so you know how to connect the replacement. Then remove the bad transformer and bring it to a heating & AC parts store so they can match up a replacement part for you.

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