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Bot dryer at a sale. had to change cord. wired wrong and blew braker. fixed and now everything works except heater. checked all fuses with ome metter and all look good.heat relay seems to work. what should i do next?

Merrill from dewey az.

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I think the ignitor might have failed, that could be why it was being sold.

This isn't generally a tough replacement and not too costly.

If you are fortunate enough to be in the US and near a Johnstone Supply, you can save 20-50% of the normal dealer price that is somewhere between $30-40 US.
They call themselves 'wholesale' but I have never been turned away in any of their stores

The two links below give you the locations in AZ and the catalog page of available part numbers.

http://www.johnstonesupply.com/corp/AboutJohnstone/StoreLocations/LocationResults/tabid/564/Default.aspx?find=AZ

http://www.johnstonesupply.com/corp/SearchResults/tabid/1781/Default.aspx?search=ignitor&qty=

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