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Model #mj145esc-serail# 9911ga0114

The polit is litting but the fryer is not coming on plus the transformer is getting to hot and burning.can u please tell me what to do.110-220 but i am using 110 at this time


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    need to get it fix bad



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Check your transformer and make sure that it is tapped for 110v

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