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Rival deep fryer not heating

I plugged in the fryer and turned it on. It showed on the green light an orange light like it was ready which of course it wasn't.

I replugged ithe front and the rear still nothing.

What steps can I do to insure everything is in place and that it will heat up.

Thanks for your help.

I've misplaced my manual so that is why I'm emailing.

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  • nofries Nov 26, 2007

    my orange light comes on but the green one doesnt even try on

  • Anonymous Dec 01, 2007

    my deep fryer began to heat, then stopped after about 5 minutes. Now it will not turn on at all. Olny 1 year old. I cleaned the cord connections, still nothing.

  • raeganmiers Oct 20, 2008

    Same Problem, I have had my fryer for 2 years. And Both Light's Light Up Like it's preheating.I've cleaned it and made sure the cord & pot are in the correct place.Still Nothing.It just stopped working one evening, it heated up and all of a sudden the heat started decreasing until it wasn't heating at all.



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I have a Rival Fryer Model CF250. Was working great for weeks, then after doing a few rounds of wings it quit. All lights were off and no heat.

I took the entire fryer apart and began testing connections for resistance, voltage, etc. They are very basic machines. It appears to me that my failure has to do with a diode, this particular diode sits protected by plastic and held by a srping mechanism, I assume it is the temperature sensor.

I assume that the completed circuit relies on this sensor so it being bad has made power quit.

Posted on Dec 14, 2007


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