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Condensor? There was a build up of water in the tray and I heard the fan in the back going through it. I had to drill a hole to drain the water because there was not one. It is know much quieter and running better except that the condensor or motor does not kick in even when set to 60 degrees. I waited the 3 minutes still nothing. It just runs in fan mode even when on cool.

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It probably shut off on high pressure. Let it cool down, plug your hole that you drilled and give it another try. The water is suppose to collect there and the fan is suppose to throw it into the condenser to keep it cooler and make it run more efficiently. Good Luck,

kstfas

Posted on Oct 10, 2007

  • Ronnie Mason
    Ronnie Mason Oct 10, 2007

    P.S. The drilled hole dosn't have to be completely water proof and will not be under any pressure so a piece of putty or silicone, whatever will be good enough to plug it with. It does need that water though to keep from getting too hot. The compressor has a High Temp shut off and will probably be shut off for a few hours after it reaches that temp. I don't believe the unit has been damaged. Please keep in touch and let me know.



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    kstfas

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