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Empty water light stays on

Hi the model of the condensor dryer is cdt00 the empty water light is staying on all the time even though there is no water in the draw therefore wont heat the dryer up have cleaned all filters, the dryer is almost new

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Remove lower left filter,and washout under running water, reach into the opening and clear out all fluff and gunge, get a plastic bag tie or similar, and feel for and locate small hole at rear of compartment and poke clear with plastic
Make sure the air vents are clear back and front and try again, if still showing light then probably the float switch is sticking or faulty, this involves a complete strip down of dryer to fix.
Plz rate my solution.
Thanks.

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