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HFH442 not heating after spark

I had my model #HFH442 running yesterday when I saw it spark inside - I immediately shut it off. When I turn it on now it doesn't feel warm - only a slight lukewarm feel on HIGH.

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  • RaptorVenom Oct 25, 2008

    Same for me, not sure if it's same model but it will spark and then won't do anything unless I turn power off and leave it off for about 10 or more minutes, then I can turn it on and it will work again until it does the spark thing and starts all over. I thought it might be a safety feature to prevent over heating gone wrong. It has been this way since bought new.

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There are four deep hidden screws on the back. more than likely they are phillips head type. a number 2 phillips will fit them. remove the screws and pull off the back. the element connections are push on spade connectors. see if one of your came off. just push it back on its terminal and it should work.

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