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Constant on-off cycle

Seems to work fine but it runs for a few minutes, then shut off for a few minutes, then starts again. It continues this cycle all day. But it does collect alot of water through out the day. The manual does not say what the normal run-shut off cycle is. Thanks for any suggestions

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Re: constant on-off cycle

If the unit is freezing up I suggest replacing the sensor assembly. Just replaced mine because the thermistor that is on the suction line went bad and would not send the reversing valve into defrost.

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