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Owner’s Manual 15

Maintenance and Service

Water bucket is full.

Bucket is not installed.

Airflow is restricted.

Doors and windows are open.

• Make sure the dehumidifier plug is pushed

completely into the outlet.

• Check the house fuse or circuit breaker box

and replace the fuse or reset the breaker.

• The dehumidifier automatically turns off

when this occurs. Empty the bucket.

• Make sure the bucket is in the right place.

• When first installed, allow at least 3 or 4

days to maintain the desired dryness.

• Make sure there are no curtains, blinds or

furniture blocking the front or back of the

• Press the Humidity Control button to

lower the humidity.

• Check that all doors, windows and other

openings are securely closed.

• Install the dehumidifier away from the dryer.

The dryer should be vented to the outside.

• The unit will not operate satisfactorily if the

• The low temperature model will continuously

cycle up to temperature of 42





room temperature is below 65


F. (18



• Check with your dealer to see if the capacity

is adequate.

• Close all doors and windows to the outside.

• This is normal. Frost will usually disappear

within 60 minutes.

• This is normal.

• Check the hose if one is attached.

• See Removing and Emptying The Water



Possible Causes

What To Do

does not start

does not dry the
air as it should

Dehumidifier runs
too much

Frost appears on
the coils

Fan noise

Water on floor

In case the Room

humidity is less than
selected humidity setting.

The dehumidifier power

cord is unplugged.

The fuse is blown or circuit

breaker is tripped.

Did not allow enough time

to remove the moisture.

The Humidity Control may not

be set to low Humidity.

Doors and windows may

not be closed tightly.

Clothes dryer may be blowing

moisture-laden air into the room.

Room temperature is too


Area to be dehumidified is

too large.

Air is moving through the


Drain hose connection

may be loose.

Water bucket is not in all

the way.

Dehumidifier has been

recently turned on or room
temperature is below 65






Change the humidity set to lower limits.


Check if the unit is

operating in "ON" mode.

Room Humidity is high

• Change the humidity setting.

• Change the humidity setting.

The dehumidifier may be operating abnormally when:


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