Question about Eva-Dry EVD1100 Reable Petite Dehumidifier Dehumidifier

1 Answer

Makes a loud noise

This little thing was working fine for several months. Now it makes a loud noise when I turn in on. Sounds like something is wrong with the fan. I have not taken it apart, but looking at it thru the reservoir area, it almost looks like the fan might be a 120 mm computer fan that is screwed to the cooling unit.

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Cheetah:

    An expert who has answered 20 or more questions within one hour.

  • Expert
  • 184 Answers

Not sure which dehum yo have,but here I go! most fans are not part of the cooling system. first remove the housing where the fan is. turn the unit on and check to see if the fan is turning. if not then just wait till you hear the compressor kick in. if the compressor goes on then you do have a problem w/the fan motor and it will have to be replaced. worst comes to worst just bring it into Sears. they have techs which will let you know what the exact problem is and you can take it from there. make sure you give them the model # first,just to check if the have parts for your dehum.

Posted on Dec 19, 2007

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

It is making a lot of noise. Still seems to work.


I get this complaint a few times a month , what I usually find is that the circulation fan has a build up of fuzzy lint on the blades and it throws the fan out of balance (hence the noise) a soak in a warm water/soap solution usually takes care of it , disassembly is required for this , I usually charge two hours labor for this

Dec 01, 2015 | Friedrich D50BP Dehumidifier

1 Answer

GE dehumidifer fan making loud knocking noise


possibly have to take motor and fan out as a unit to get fan off .

Sep 19, 2015 | General Electric AHH40LH Dehumidifier

1 Answer

Dehumidifier started making a loud noise. Is this something we can fix?


a change in tone of the noise from a working unit indicates to me that a bit of dust/dirt has built up on the internal fans blades and has caused a imbalance in the fan now , this usually requires a complete disassembly and cleaning out to remedy

Jul 27, 2015 | Midea Westpointe 50 Pint Dehumidifier

1 Answer

Please HELP Single MOM fix A/C


It could be several things, Not like changing a light bulb. If the fan's shot the unit will try to cycle, will stop, will click, will sit a little and everything starts over again...That's just one item...the easy one..
Because of it's age and other problems, I strongly suggest Goodwill, St. Vincent's. Home Depot right now, has a 5kw (small room 10x15 max.) for a hundred bucks.
The old unit is bagged...time to go!

Jul 17, 2013 | Kenmore Portable Room Air Conditioner

1 Answer

My 880 home dry is around 15 years old now and when on makes a loud squeaking noise, what is it and is it worth repairing , other wise works fine .regards


sounds like the fan - its worth taking apart and seeing which bit squeeks, if its the bearing try a small amount of WD40 first. try not to get any on the motor of electrics. You can by an electrolube spray if is is the Fan... Well worth taking apart, the latest EBAC models are of very poor quality.
I also had a Homedry for 15 years and the cabinets started to root first... I've had three 2560e's since all replaced under warranty - pcb failures...

Nov 28, 2010 | Ebac HD880 Dehumidifier

1 Answer

Loud noise


try to put some lubricant to smooth the work of the fan

Nov 16, 2009 | Danby DDR586R Dehumidifier

1 Answer

MY unit has become increasing noisy and the fan is the mane cause. The fan is now making different noises at differing levels high and low of loudness, and it often quits running all togetger. It is also...


It sounds like the bearings in the motor are worn out, especially as you said it quits running at times. You should be safe in just replacing the fan motor, but check the fan blade to make sure it isn't out of balance for any reason(dirty, missing a balance weight, or bent). Hope I was of assistence!

Nov 14, 2009 | Kenmore 53701 Dehumidifier

1 Answer

Unbearable noise


Mine does the same thing, for the third time. Seems the plastic fan on mine, lasts a little over a year. Not hard to change, just a bad design on the part. I'm ordering an extra tis time, to save on freight.

Sep 05, 2008 | Fedders A7DH65B2A Dehumidifier

1 Answer

Another question


I have the same problem. I believe it is because it has a refrigerent leak. When there is little refrigerent, the begining of the coil will freeze up. I would really suggest calling the manufacturer. It is defintely something to do with this specific model

Sep 07, 2006 | Goldstar DH504EL Dehumidifier

Not finding what you are looking for?
Dehumidifiers Logo

Related Topics:

470 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Eva-Dry Dehumidifiers Experts

Bill Long

Level 3 Expert

588 Answers

Gil Shultz

Level 3 Expert

3382 Answers

jasbo
jasbo

Level 3 Expert

2237 Answers

Are you an Eva-Dry Dehumidifier Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...