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Will not turn on

My rice cooker will not turn on. The electrical outlets work with other things plugged in. The cord doesn't appear to be damaged. The switch clicks when it's pressed down. What could be wrong?

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Re: Will not turn on

Hmm, I can see this. But it seems to me that this is a common problem with Oster's rice cookers. I'm in product management (construction equipment) and it's obvious Oster has a wide-spread problem. If a service center is the answer (and there is none around me) then I'll dump this one and buy a different brand. Thanks

Posted on Jan 16, 2008

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Re: Will not turn on


i suggest you bring this to a service center since you guys mentioned that there are no external problems, the thermal capacitor may be busted.

hope this helps.

Posted on Jan 16, 2008

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