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Smell my heater is aprx 6 years old. When I have it on after fif fteen min it starts giving off a melting smell it smells toxic.

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  • Mike Tittel Feb 24, 2008

    I have head three of these 15002 (s) for about 3 years. Two of them now have a horrible chemical/plastic smell when I turn them on.

    Anyone know what the deal is?

    It isn't any foreign material lodged in it. It seems to be most prevalanet when the heater is on high. It seems to be coming from the housing that holds the thermostat...



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If you have a toxic smell and nothing fell on it dont use it change the heater for safety dont waste time cheers

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