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Lower plate of my G5 George Foreman grill will not heat up.

The upper plate still heats up.The grill is about one year old and my sons use it a lot! How can I repair it? Is there a replacement part I can buy and install myself, or do I need to take it to a repair shop?

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  • tinamallon Mar 13, 2009

    I have only had my g5 foreman for four months and my bottom plate will not heat up anymore....sad times...:(

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Mine was doing the same thing. Opened it up and found a loose wire. Reattached the wire and now it works fine

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  • lhlady517 Oct 25, 2010

    Oct 24, 2010.
    This comment saved our grill. Thanks so much. It was a loose wire. Easily fixed and kept us from buying a new one.

  • Haven323 Oct 27, 2010

    Thank you so very much, this comment saved my Grill. I got it about a year ago as a birthday present and my twins use it almost daily. We moved and the bottom grill wouldnt heat up after the move. I was able to fix it after reading your comment. Again, thank you so very much

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Hi Tracymc59,

Go to the Parts & Accessories number below.

http://prc.prodregister.com/prodprotect/applica/

And click on "George Foreman" (lower-right portion of the page), it redirects you to a secure webpage where you can register.

https://secure.prodregister.com/prodprotect/applica/gf.shtml

Part of the page reads:
"Call toll-free or visit our websites for assistance if you need more help.

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Posted on Feb 07, 2009

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SOURCE: Need replacement grill plates for a George Foreman GRP4P indoor grill

Hi joea64,

I'd contact the manufacturer (Salton, Inc.) customer service site for parts or manual. If they don't have them, they should know where to send you (though if they don't, I'd seriously wonder about the company).

Go to

http://prc.prodregister.com/prodprotect/applica/

And click on "George Foreman" (lower-right portion of the page), it redirects you to a secure webpage where you can register.

https://secure.prodregister.com/prodprotect/applica/gf.shtml

Part of the page reads:
"Call toll-free or visit our websites for assistance if you need more help.

Parts & Accessories:
Phone: 1-800-738-0245 (Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., ET)

Product Warranty:
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