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Old 12-05-2010, 04:15 PM   #1 
sayurasem
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doe blackout effects your heater?

i just bought a new 100 watt heater.
unfortunately there has been a blackout around my neighborhood 3 days ago.
and i think my preset heater broke. the green light is on but the water is like 68/72.

anyone had this problem?
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Old 12-05-2010, 04:32 PM   #2 
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If there was a power surge it cold have fried the thermostat in the heater.

A blackout should have no more effect on a heater than unplugging it but if the blackout was accompanied by a surge and you don't use a surge protector then it would almost deffinitely damage the heater.
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