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Fan does not come on

The compressor will turn on, but the fan itself does not turn on.  The dehumidifier turns off after a few minutes and does not produce any water.  The fan spins really easy by hand when I had it apart.  What could be the problem here?


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Re: fan does not come on

I've seen abunch of these. The fan motor has a fuse wound into the windings. It cannot be replaced you need a new fan motor. The motors seem to run hot normally, leading to a short lifespan.
 I suggest buying a better brand unit.

Posted on Oct 26, 2007

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