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Dimplex DS5804 (similar to DS5603) turns on, but no fan to push heat.

It's out of warranty, so I took the back off to see if I could find a fuse to change and no luck. Can't get the back all the way off due to some of the connections, and I can't tell where, if anywhere I can detach them. Might it be a fuse, and if so; where can I find it?

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  • KingDredd Feb 26, 2008

    I found a handy link in a post from Fire876 and apparently there's no fuse to be found. That said, how do I know if it's the thermostat that needs to be replaced or the entire heater assembly (or otherwise)?

  • Anonymous Apr 10, 2008

    to get off the back, remove both back legs then lover back as far as you can then flex it like trying to almost bend it and it will pop out. I am trying to figure why the heater will not work anymore. I cannot find a listing for parts anywhere

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A simple way to check the thermostat is to by-pass it. remove the wires from it, and connect them together. If the heat works after that, Its a no brain-er. The thermostat is just an adjustable temperature controlled switch.

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