If yes, your elements or 'selector' switch may need
If no, your plug fuse may have blown
I get uneven toasting
Check the selector switch is set for the number of slots being
Starting from the left, ensure you have loaded all heated up
The heavy duty proheat elements can take a few moments to reach
optimum toasting temperature. preheating the slots prior to
inserting your bread will eliminate this. Rotate the 'timer' all
the way round, let it wind down to the circle indicator then insert
your bread into the active slots.
Ensure size and type of bread being toasted is the same.
End elements take a little longer to warm up than centre
elements, once toaster is at optimum operating temperature this
will no longer occur.
The timer is noticably slow, unplug and do not use the toaster.
Spare timers are available from www.dualit.com and must be fitted
by a qualified electrical engineer
My toaster wobbles on my worksurface
Use the adjustable foot under the toaster to compensate for
My toast gets stuck when I eject from the toaster
Slices thicker than 28mm will get stuck.
hand cut slice must be cut evenly
using a 'sandwich cage' can make toasting thicker items
One side of my bread is not toasting
Check the 'selector' switch is set correctly. If set to Bagel
setting only one side will toast and remember to insert bread from
the very left hand slot.
One or more of the elements may need replacing, call the
helpline or visit www.dualit.com for replacements.
Smoke coming out of the slots
If this is the first time using your toaster, this is normal,
your elements are being conditioned.
Empty the crumb tray. A build up of crumbs can burn or cause a
Some crumbs or pieces of bread may be stuck in the toaster.
Unplug, remove the crumb tray then turn the toaster upside down
over a sink or bin and gently shake the crumbs out or use a soft
brush to clean inside your toaster.
My timer is noticeably slow or sticking
Unplug and do not use the toaster. Replace the timer
immediately. Spare timers are available from www.dualit.com and
must be fitted by a qualified electrical engineer.