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It collects some water but it also spits water out

It collects some water in the bucket but it also spits water out where the dehumidified air is to come out. Any thoughts - bucket is correctly placed and so is the filter.

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The dehumidifier has a non-removable tray under the coils (they look like radiators) that collects and drains the water away. If the tray or drain gets clogged with dirt or slime the water doesn't drain away well. Some water is picked up by the fan and is blown out the vent. Take the covers off the machine and give everything a good cleaning. If you get water on any electrical parts, let the machine dry thoroughly before plugging in.

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