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Burning smell from oil heater

Last night there was a burning smell from the heater half an hour after turning it on. Next thing I know the heater had stopped working and wouldnt warm up no matter what.

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Pull the controls off the front,and inspect the thermostat connections to see if they are burned up,also the other switches will do the same thing.If you can`t see a problem,then the element is burned out,throw it away and buy a new one.

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