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Delonghi DE220 dehumidifier stopped extracting water from the air

Basicially everything seems to work and he dehumidifier light is on but there is no water being extracted and stored in the holding tank

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  • fred 95 Jan 24, 2009

    I have a dehumidifier Delonghi DE220 which doesn't work any more.

    It sets off, the fan turn but it doesn't take out a dro of water in the reservoir.

    have a resolution you ?

    my email heyo@wanadoo.fr

    best regards

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You probably have a dirty heat exchanger. Write to me at j_sjohn@hotmail.com for free maintenance instructions on a smilar unit. Cheers.

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