How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask JamesI Your Own Question
JamesI
JamesI, Handyman
Category: Appliance
Satisfied Customers: 1352
Experience:  I have repaired and maintained numerous items over the years, from fridges to freezers, radios to TV's.
75967336
Type Your Appliance Question Here...
JamesI is online now

I have replaced the fan element on my Caple CR9220/1. The

Resolved Question:

I have replaced the fan element on my Caple CR9220/1. The fan runs and thermostat light is on but element not working. The top and bottom elements heat up
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  JamesI replied 11 months ago.

Start by testing the continuity of the new fan element, to check its not open circuit or a short, then check your getting 230v to at the element terminals.

Assuming your not getting a voltage on the terminals it would suggest the control knob has failed.

A replacement control board can be sourced from here.

Please let me know if you require any further assistance.

James

JamesI and other Appliance Specialists are ready to help you

Related Appliance Questions