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My hw dispenser is not heating up I have tried the plug it wiorks. I was away and didn't use for awhile then turned on and water was brown. let it run until clear but now it doesn't get hot. I am 4 months out of warranty it is an insinkerator HWT f1000s

Contractor's Assistant: How long has this been going on? And how severe is the problem?

About a month, but I was gone and now that I'm home I want it to work and like I said it is 4 months out of warranty

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

I could if its an easy fix but is it fixable??

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

No that's it just need to know if its corroded with no hope or fixable?

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Appliance
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