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Dehumidifier runs constantly.

I have just purchased a ''scratch & dent'' dehumidifier - Sahara by Woods. The unit seems to run constantly instead of running periodically. How can I change this?

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SOURCE: Frostguard 36 Dehumidifier runs, but collects no water.

unfortunately it sounds as though your refrigerant leaked out. If your compressor is running and no moisture, this is probably the case. What is the temperature of the air coming out?

Posted on Jun 20, 2009

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SOURCE: My dehumidifier does not collect any water.

One of two things is happening here.

1. Either the compressor isn't running or...

2. The water is not being routed to the collection bucket properly. This dehumidifier has an option to connect to a hose that can be routed to a drain. Look in the back of the unit to see if you see a connection that could accomidate a garden hose. If you see this and there is no hose connected you may be dumping the water on the floor instead of the bucket. This could explain why your carpets are damp.

Posted on Jun 22, 2009

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Posted on Apr 16, 2010

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SOURCE: DeLonghi DEN500P Dehumidifier Humidistat

I have the delonghi DEN500P and the unit runs but does not condense any moisture? The appropriate buttons have been set to bring the unit humidity setting well below humidity in room

Posted on Apr 24, 2010

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Well your dehumidifer runs constantly. My guess seeing how you bought a 30 pint per 24 hrs. Your house better be 400sqft. It is under sized and humidity need to be 30/50 percent to stop mold growth. It cant keep up its two small 50 pint are for 1000sqft 65 pint is 1300sqft. Upgrade now!!!!!

Posted on May 02, 2010

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