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Hotpoint tcm570p not heating up engineer came out 3 weeks ago and just pressed reset button to fix it took back of but cant find reset button where is reset button?

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If u take the back off there are to thermostats on the top of the element housing one has a hole in the back of it push a pin in the hole till u hear a click and u are good to go :)

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