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I have a older Singer unit (Heat & Air) built into my wall, I cannot find a filter to clean. The unit has started dripping water on my floor. Margaret Averre 2819 NW Lynn CIr Lawton, OK

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  • maggie1705 Jul 15, 2009

    We cannot find a way to remove the cover, there is some screws on bottom of unit, this unit has been in wall for several years floor is concrete, I don't think the floor has shifted, the outside part of the unit only extends about 3" from the wall, will the drain be on underneath of this part

  • maggie1705 Jul 15, 2009

    I'm not sure but will see if it works when I get home today.

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The filter should be located behind the front panel but if your getting water back in the house than it is one of 2 things. 1) it is not leveled propery, the unit needs to tip slightly to the outside so it can drain, Or 2) the drain tube is clogged, lots of older unit have this issue. I would start by taking off the front of thu unit and looking to see if the bottom pan is full of water, you might be able to just tip it a little bit back and fix it. Make sure that you unplug it before you start!!

Posted on Jul 15, 2009

  • John Riley Jul 15, 2009

    When looking at it from the outside look at the bottom of the case, the drain will just look like a small 1/4" hole in the corner of the case, see if anything has plugged it up. As far as the front panel goes if you cant find any screws some of them just have spring clips that hold on the cover

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