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We have the child lock activated on our induction hob, we…

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Contractor's Assistant: Hi. How can I help?

Hello we have the child lock activated on our induction hob, we are trying to switch it of as the manual says but we keep getting E flashing

Contractor's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

Just this evening, my husband was cooking and spilt water on the top and also placed a saucepan lid on the top

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

Just tonight

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

Do not quite understand, what work

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

E Flashing indicator every time we try to switch it on

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UK Appliance Technician: Daniel, Home Appliance Technician replied 7 months ago
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UK Appliance Technician: Daniel, Home Appliance Technician replied 7 months ago

Can you post the make and model number please.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
its a siemans induction hob EH8..TL1..
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
i wont be charged the £20
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
are you there
UK Appliance Technician: Daniel, Home Appliance Technician replied 7 months ago

Can you double check the model number please as the numbers you posted isnt the model.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
i have the instruction manual, on page 2 there are diagrams of several styles of hobs, i have given you the number that is next to the one i have
UK Appliance Technician: Daniel, Home Appliance Technician replied 7 months ago

Ok in that case i will have to opt out as that number isnt listed on the Siemens service site.

If another expert can help they will jump in.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
going to have to leave this now, as its late. cant see any one being able to help
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