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Hotpoint Aquarius 1200 WD62 (Tumble drying issue).

Our washing is always damp after it's been "Tumble Dried"! I note that some washer dryers have a long tube coming out of back of machine and through he wall of the house. Is our Hotpoint Aquarius 1200 WD62 meant to have one? It hasn't - the person who installed the machine did not fit one nor mention the need for one. I just wondered where all the condensation goes from the drying process. Is this the root of the problem? Please advise.

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Re: Hotpoint Aquarius 1200 WD62 (Tumble drying issue).

When you open the door at the end of the dry time, is there lots of steam???

if so it can be one of 2 probs, the 1st is check the condensor unit which is on the back of the drum/tank, its a cream/blue colour and will be full of fluff lint. clean this out and retry. if that does not cure it will prob be the 3 way inlet valve sticking causing the machine not to condence

Posted on Nov 08, 2007

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Re: Hotpoint Aquarius 1200 WD62 (Tumble drying issue).

No the steam from the dryer part comes out of outlet tube the same tube were the water comes out hotpoint washer/dryers use a condensing chamber which allows the steam to cool down a pass through it as water does and through the outlet pipe

Posted on Aug 14, 2007

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