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My dehumidifier says full but the bucket is empty?

I am thinking that something is clogged. I made sure that the filter was cleaned. Unit will turn on but not run because the button for full keeps beeping. I have made sure that it is reseated properly and completely empty.

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SOURCE: Full light keeps blinking on Maytag dehumidifier

pull out the tank and see if you can find the switch that actuates that fault.... it may be the float swich for the bucket and it may be stuck... flip the float switch up and down a few times

Posted on Aug 31, 2008

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Take out the bucket and locate the "full" switch in the upper right of the area where the bucket slides in. With the unit on, try pushing it in and see if the "full" light goes off.
If so, that switch is fine - if not try to adjust if and replace it if required. Those are generally micro-switches and firms like Radio Shack would have if your appliance parts dealer does not.

Posted on Mar 30, 2010

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Posted on May 04, 2010

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Posted on May 25, 2010

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It's unbalanced .Give it a swat

Posted on Aug 09, 2010

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