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Blows cold air

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Again, if your model is one that can be used in cooler temps so as not to ice up, the heat prevents this.

Posted on Oct 02, 2008

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SOURCE: Unit blows out cold air while on dehumidifier

Liz; Check for a fuse somewhere in the heat circuit. The master breaker in the house panel also

Posted on Jul 07, 2009

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SOURCE: My soleus CFM40 has stopped dehumidifying.

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Posted on May 05, 2010

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SOURCE: Should the dehumidifier be blowing air out? It is

Unless the water level sensor is not working and you have the humidity setting low enough to call the fan should be running. If not then check water level sensor or float control to make sure they are working. Make sure the float is free to move if so equipped.If not clean and free up float.I would turn control dial up all the way and see if you can hear it trying to run. Turn it up and down several times.Also if you have a volt meter check to make sure you have incoming power to control and fan motor. Before I spent the money on a new motor I would bypass control and wire straight to motor.Try to isolate problem by process of elimination instead of just replacing parts till you find the right one. I have done this to many times and ended up spending more in parts and alot more in frustration,then the unit was worth to start with. Thank you.

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SOURCE: why is the dehumidifier freezing up solid

Some units have a sensor and circuit to prevent this, because it is a common problem. If you can select a higher fan speed, that will help. If you can select a more humid setting (less drying), that will help. A simple work around is to use an extra fan for more airflow.

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Why is it blowing cold air?


A dehumidifier should blow cold air Carole. It takes in warm moist air, chills it, condenses the water out of the air and returns it chilled and dry to the room. That is the function of a dehumidifier. They often have the function of an air conditioner and blow cold air out of one outlet into the room and hot air out of the window via a venting hose. If yours is just a dehumidifier, it is working as designed

What were your expecting a dehumidifier to do?

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Using as heater and unit is blowing cold air


A heat pump is an air conditioner that reverses its refrigerant flow. In the cooling mode, the evaporator is cold to the room and its condenser is hot. In the heating mode, a valve reverses the refrigerant flow and makes the evaporator warm and the condenser cold.

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Using heater...cold air out of the back


With heat pumps that's the way they work. In heat mode they are using the evaporator as the condenser and it blows heat out the front and cold out the back. In cooling mode, a reversing valve switches the gas flow reversing the operation of the coils and it blows cold out the front and heat out the back.

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My dehumidier blows very hot air while working. Makes it hotter than it was before starting. Like a furnace.


It is normal for a dehumidifier to discharge warm air. A dehumidifier is really an air conditioner - a fan blows humid room air across a cold fin coil that causes the moisture to condense on it and drip into a container - thus cooling AND dehumidifying the air. The cool air is blown over the warm coil and discharged out the back. A dehumidifier WILL normally increase the temperature of the room it is in.
You can do the same thing with sitting an A/C unit on a stool in a room. Room air will be drawn in, cold air will come out the front, hot air out the back and water will drip on the floor. And, the room will get hotter, due to what is called "heat of compression" even though you're running an A/C unit.

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Should hot air blow out of a deumidifier


I had the same one and yes it is pretty warm air that blows out of it

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Freesing up and bucket not filling


Hi,

The coils you see on the back of your dehumidifier are the evaporator. When the unit runs, the coils get very cold. As the fan draws the room air over the coils, the humidity in the air condenses out of the air onto the cold coils. But, if the temperature of the air the fan draws over the coils is too cool, the humidity that condenses out of the air freezes on the coils. To remedy this problem, you can try any of these: Warm up the room the dehumidifier is in. Put the dehumidifier on a sturdy table (the room air is coolest near the ground). Turn the unit off until the room warms up.

Take care.

Aug 19, 2010 | Kenmore 5230 Dehumidifier

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Dehumidifier headaches!


There are three things that must be working to extract water. The 'coil' (a finned metal part that allows air passage) if it's filled with dust and obstructions, no air can move...no water. There is a blower motor that mus move the air. If it is seized up an not blowing air...very little or no water. The compressor uses condensation from the air moving across its coils (like the moisture than forms on a cold glass on a humid day) to extract the water from the air. If it's not working then no water.
So, if there is air blowing out of the dehumidifier the blower is working. If the air is room temp the compressor is not working. If it's real hot air, and the humidifier keeps cycling on and off quickly, the coil is dirty. Those are the 3 things that need to be working.

Jul 27, 2009 | Kenmore 54501 Dehumidifier

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Unit blows out cold air while on dehumidifier


Liz; Check for a fuse somewhere in the heat circuit. The master breaker in the house panel also

Jul 07, 2009 | Dehumidifiers

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The dehumidifier is blow cold air


Is it collecting water? The air coming out the back top half should be cool/warm. It will be a little warmer at the bottom near the compressor.

Apr 07, 2009 | Kenmore 54701 Dehumidifier

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30 pint model # M30H3082A


A common problem - low on refrigerant. Unfortunately it's not a simple fix. Check your warranty to see if you're still covered for "Sealed system repairs"

Nov 30, 2007 | Kenmore 54501 Dehumidifier

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