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I have a Sunbeam Electric Blanket that Ive had for four years

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I have a Sunbeam Electric Blanket that I've had for four years (4). Two days ago the control unit began blinking and I cannot get it to turn off or on. I remember reading something about what is wrong if it blinks, but I can no longer find my booklet that came with it. My husband has checked all the plugs, but it continues blinking. Can you please help?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  electrifier replied 5 years ago.
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Do you have a model number for your electric blanket?

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.

I do not have a model number........

All I have is a bar code number which is 5101-030-616

Sorry thats all I have.

Expert:  electrifier replied 5 years ago.
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Is there something on the bottom of the control to identify it?

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.

Dear Bob,

What we found on the back of the control is this.........

N31062S

Style J850'E23623

Made in China

Expert:  electrifier replied 5 years ago.
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Reading Sunbeam's information the flashing light indicates a bad connection. They suggest to unplug the control from the wall. Unplug the blanket from the control. Make sure the connection is good at the blanket connection and reconnect. Plug the unit back in. If this doesn't solve the problem they say to contact Sunbeam directly here.
Let me know how this works for you.
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