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I am trying to change the element on a candy cna 166

I have taken the back off and found it and i have disconnected it and removed a nut but it doesnt want to come out . do i just lever it? i dont want to break the machine

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  • df118 Jan 20, 2009

    Thanks. It turned out the one in there still works anyway. but now i know and i have a spare heater element i am ready if and when i does go!

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Yes, you do have to lever it out, if you have removed the center nut completely, try and pull the metal plate as far forward as you can, this should expose the rubber seal, this is what is holding the heater in.
Lever round the edge of the seal, and try to force it out, be careful,as you can break the plastic moulding (expensive)
If this does not work, then try cutting through the seal with a stanley knife, and remove it piece by piece.
You will have no trouble getting the new one back in.
Plz rate my solution.
Thanks.

Posted on Jan 16, 2009

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