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My miele condenser dryer has developed a problem. The water collection container light comes on within minutes of starting the dryer (obviously, I have emptied the container). I have cleaned the condenser unit, I have taken the hose out and put it in a bucket to collect but the problem persists. I have cleaned everything I can think of or find. The dryer is 4 years old and has only ever been used a couple of times a week and only during the winter so it is not old in those terms.

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It could be fluff blocking or jamming the condensate pump, can you hear the pump running? access to the pump is through a small service panel at the back. it is hard to get the pump out there is a spring latch to releaseit which is hard to find until you know where it is.

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