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Hello I have a BAUMATIC HHC605 HYPERSPEED ZONE CERAMIC

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Hello

I have a BAUMATIC HHC605 HYPERSPEED ZONE CERAMIC HOB. Unfortunately, yesterday it stopped working completely.The item is 3 years old and is not covered by guarantee. What parts do you think I may need to purchase in order to fix it? Is there a fuse in the unit which may have blown? There is 230V ac to the unit, but there are no lights visible whatsoever

many thanks

Richard.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Techdesk replied 3 years ago.
Hiya,
To confirm the diagnosis you would need to have, and be able to use, a multimeter.

You need to test for continuity on live, neutral and earth into the appliance.

If you have continuity on the cable and you are sure there is power getting into the appliance, then the power board has failed.

You would need to obtain and fit a new power board to get the appliance to light up again.
Assuming there are no other faults on the appliance, this will have it working.

Copy and paste the following to find a supplier of the part

http://www.ransomspares.co.uk/parts/cookers-hobs/baumatic/kf201--main-control-board/264312.htm

You do need to open up the hob and check the existing board, see if it's obviously damaged.

If you confirm power to the board, then it's failed.
Also check the display board for damage.

There is no fuse shown in the technical drawings for the machine.
It's also unusual to have one, so I don't think there is one here.

Check it out, see how you get on and get back to me if you need more help.

Obviously, if you cannot do the work yourself, you'll need someone in to do it for you.

Hope this helps
Thanks