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Model 5700/7 Radiator heater won't work

Heater smelled like plastic was burning. Shut off the heater. Now light won't come on. Plastic on quick connectos to small switch (dime sized in diameter with two terminals) at the bottom of heater were burned. How can i test this switch to see if it's good.

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May be safer to return the heater if it is new. You would not want to risk a short and/or electrical fire.

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