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Heater turns on and clicks right off no fan

Turn heater on it glows for bout 2 seconds and then clicks off and i hear no fan is ther ea fuse or something? model number cfp36850

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Take unit apart and thoroughly clean ( vaccum out) the fan area. if it is dirty you should blow out accumulated dust from the same area, if the fan does not turn freely the unit will overheat and shut down

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If no fuse on the outside of the heater then the fan on the inside of the heater prob died need new fan

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