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The igniter on my Electrolux hob (model EGG 685 W) suddenly

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The igniter on my Electrolux hob (model EGG 685 W) suddenly started to constantly operate at one burner.
Continues after disconnecting and re- connecting the mains power. No reverted to the 'old fashioned' method - lighting the gas by a match!
I see there are a range of spare parts product number (949731230), is the switch (Part number : ********** the correct diagnosis and can I fit it myself (I am an engineer - AMRAeS I ENG)
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Michael replied 2 years ago.
I am sorry to hear that,
yes you can replace that part if you are a little handy and have some basic tools;-)
The problem is the switch on that one burner is stuck and needs to be replaced.
The best place get that part is listed below. I will help you with this repair as well.
Please call Espares they are reliable and ship the same day in most cases;-)
I will stick with you until this is fixed, please don’t forget to rate my service to you before you close this page. I will be available to you at no additional cost , you can then get in touch with me anytime by simply replying to this message.
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Expert:  George-Allsorts replied 2 years ago.
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Before purchasing any parts, please remove the knob ignighter in question and use a hair-dryer to heat under the knob in-case there has been an ingress of water/moisture
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Expert:  Michael replied 2 years ago.
I have many years of experience and I doubt that will work, even if that does, it would likely only be a temporary solution as the issue will return. Its best to simply replace the switch on that valve of mind and a good solid repair;-)
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