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Why doesn't my torpedo heater get as hot as it should ?

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If this is an electric portable heater with a fan on the back .With the unit cool,take an air compressor with a blower attachment and blow the air into the heater in the opposite direction (that the air flows when it is running) and get all the dust accumulation out of the unit.IT SHOULD HEAT UP FINE AFTER THAT

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