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Electric cord becomes extreamly hot when using a very short time.

Electric cord becomes extreamely hot . We have not used this heater very much. Only in our Motor Home when traveling in cold weather in overnight camping. We have an older one that works just fine. You rebuilt it also, but this one seems to get too hot ( cord). And the wife won't let me use it for fear of fire.

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The wife is right you have a problem with heater or electric supply to heater dont use it

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