No hot water

ApplianceKitchenAid Hot Water Dispenser

ModelKHWL160

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repairLess than 15 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Pliers
Screw drivers

John From Aurora, OH

Dec 20, 2011

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Unplug unit, turn off water, use 1/4" open end wrench to push down on collet holding in copper tubing - pull out copper tubing (per instructions in units manual), use pliers to squeeze clamp on water deliver plastic tube and remove. Bring unit up on counter, remove three screws holing top on and also remove on/off/temp knob and two screws holding nameplate trim ring on around knob. Locate thermal fuse wire (from thermostat to one leg of the heating element) and remove. Check continuity of both heating element and thermal fuse. No continuity in thermal fuse - replace -. Install new thermal fuse assembly by connection one end to the heating element and other end to thermostat. Re-assemble in reverse order of dissembly.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Thermal Fuse

Part Number: PS339938

$16.53
In Stock