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I have a glow worm 80ff which stopped working. The reset

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Hi I have a glow worm 80ff which stopped working. The reset light came on but I couldn't reset it. I changed the pcb and this seemed to work for a while. It now comes on for about an hour then switches off showing the solid reset light. I turn the temp knob on the boiler down and back up again and it fires up. Any idea?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: UK Plumbing
Expert:  Andrew Smith replied 1 year ago.

Can you confirm the fan starts every time?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
fan comes on after it's been reset. I've just changed the thermistor too. Still cuts out after about 45mins
Expert:  Andrew Smith replied 1 year ago.

With the red light?

It sounds like it is overheating - how hot Are the radiators to touch when it does this?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi Andrew. I wiggled the wires about on the plug end of the thermistor and it's now working fine. Just a bad connection I think. Thank you for your time
Expert:  Andrew Smith replied 1 year ago.

Ok, no problem - keep an eye on it and come back if it causes you any more problems

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