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Electric immersion heater keeps cutting out

I have an electric immersion heater (now 3 years old) in the bathroom. Recently it has kept cutting out (by tripping the fuse) after quite short intervals - so the fuse may need to be reset several times before the water is hot enough to have a shower. Any ideas on how to fix this?

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Sounds to me like you have a bad thermostat. You should be able to give a model number to any local plumbing supply place and get one for replacement. make sure power is of the unit before replaceing.

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