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I am just looking to to replace the existing switch. From what I can tell,the contacts on the switch are broken. The only way I can shut off the heater is to trip the circuit. Moving the switch to the "off" position did not work. I removed the switch and noticed it was broken. If there were a model number present, I would tell you what it is. All that is visible is the name "Thermador". I know this is incomplete information. Thanks for your help.
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Since the heater is on a 20 amp breaker by itself, I recommend buying a 20 amp rated switch. You can connect the two wires from the old switch to each other, and intercept the circuit near the heater with a cut-in box. Or, you can mount a surface box on the heater to hold the new switch. My concern is keeping the new switch away from too much heat in order to avoid damaging it.
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