Question about LG DH30 GoldStar Dehumidifier

1 Answer

DH30 Dehumidifier Compressor Does not Operate

Fan and Compressor turns on when plugged in, but compressor kicks off and fan runs for a few minutes until unit shuts off. No power source problem and compressor is not frozen.

Posted by on

  • 2 more comments 
  • nebob Nov 26, 2007

    Fan run's for a short time then turs off.

  • nebob Nov 26, 2007

    COMPRESSOR SHUTS OFF AND FAN SHUTS OFF

    A SHORT TIME LATER.

  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2008

    The dehumidifier fan runs for approximately a minute,then shuts off.jumped out sensor located on front of coil, the compressor comes on then coil begins to freeze and shuts down within a few minutes.could this sensor be bad and if so are parts available.

    Part no.LHD30

    serial no.501tagh13151



    I would appreciate a response to this.Thanks

    Jeff Negley

  • johncerams Apr 13, 2008

    unit ran great for 1st spring. plugged it back in and it ran for 40 seconds and shut down. will not come back on.

×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

I just picked one up at a tag sale, seller said it worked sometimes. Seems to have the same problem as yours. I took the time to tweak all of the connections and then re-soldered the control board with no luck. I finally disconnected the humidity control and it worked fine. By disconnecting the humidity control the unit defaults to it's highest setting and you have to unplug the unit to turn it off. Conclusion so far is that the humidity control rheostat is bad.
Note: Now while running the fan runs continuously and the compressor cycles on and off every 10 to 15 minutes. This may to be normal since the unit appears to be doing its job and I'm not sure how it is supposed to run since a purchased it broken.

Posted on May 10, 2008

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

Why does compressor continue running, even with dehumidifier turned off?


So I just had this happen with my Frigidaire fad704dwd dehumidifier. I went to basement and heard it running and sounded off. The compressor was running fan was off which is bad and humidity said 30. I then pushed the off button and it stayed running. I was able to fix it. To make long story short it was a bad ground. I took the plastic back, sides, and front off. There was a green ground (main ground) and Green/yellow ground (fan ground) on the front coil with a bunch of rust. Removed the grounds connected them both together and cleaned the surface area and used a new stainless screw nut and screw to remount the wires to evaporator coil. Everything started working fine after that and I put it back together. Good Luck

Feb 16, 2016 | Frigidaire a/c fad704dwd 70 pint...

1 Answer

Have a Goldstar Dehumidifier GHD30. Approximately 2 years old refurbished. The fan will run on the lowest setting but the compressor does not start. When I turn the dial to a higher setting the breaker...


doesn't sound good sounds , the compressor is bad .. you might want to check if it has a gfic. i could be bad, i would cut it out and try it without before i replaced a gfic

Jul 25, 2011 | LG DH30 GoldStar Dehumidifier

2 Answers

Kenmore dehumidifier 54501: Fan does not work. I


Call sears see if the compressor is under warranty 

Sep 01, 2009 | LG DH30 GoldStar Dehumidifier

1 Answer

Lg LHD30 dehumidifier not producing water; fan and compressor both seem to be working


there may be no moisture to collect in the air. if you turn up the dial and the compressor kicks in, all is fine

Jun 24, 2009 | LG DH30 GoldStar Dehumidifier

Not finding what you are looking for?
LG DH30 GoldStar Dehumidifier Logo

1,222 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top LG Dehumidifiers Experts

Bill Long

Level 3 Expert

588 Answers

Craig Butler
Craig Butler

Level 3 Expert

1723 Answers

Gil Shultz

Level 3 Expert

3382 Answers

Are you a LG Dehumidifier Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...