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My elica cooker hood ametista ix90 - the switch will not stay

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My elica cooker hood ametista ix90 - the switch will not stay on to extract
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Rob replied 2 years ago.
Welcome, my name is ***** ***** I will be helping you with your problem today. If anything isn't clear, please just ask me.
Is this the push in switch?
Does it push in, start the fan, then the button pops out as soon as you let go?
How old is this?
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Rob
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Yes when you take finger off the button the
Extractor fan stops - it is seven years old
Expert:  Rob replied 2 years ago.
Hi Thanks

On the hood should be a data plate. Can you tell me the EXACT model number from there as the number you have listed brings up several variants
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Rob
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
990129200001
Expert:  Rob replied 2 years ago.
Hi
Sorry, I think thats the serial number?

Rob
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
The only other number I can see is E023A K50E 2H T2
Expert:  Rob replied 2 years ago.
Hi
Thanks

ok
This sounds like its the switch bank that will need to be replaced. The switch should latch in the on position. Then when you press it again, it should unlatch and release

None of the wholesalers are listing the part
This meands you will need to contact the main agents for Elica

D R Kitchen Appliances Ltd,***** Aldershot, Hampshire GU12 4RG
T: 01252 351111 | F: 01252 311608

Repolacing the part is relatively simple if you have some basic DIY skills and tools

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