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Full water indicator lit continuously even though

Full water idicator lit continuously even though reservoir is empty. Have removed reservoir and reinserted a number of times, switched off, cleaned condenser and air intake

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Problem was a stuck float in the small water reservoir to the rear left of the unit.. Remove top and left hand side panel. Small reservoir can be seen at the bottom left. Remove small screw and slide off the cable assembly above. You should then see into the reservoir and the float. Clean float and reservoir and reassemble.

Posted on Feb 09, 2010

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  • potassium300 Oct 27, 2010

    Thanks graham_norma - this worked perfectly - i removed a second screw to clean the whole reservoir and mine had a soap sized wad of wax as well as wax on the float from the creams and emoillents we use - working fine now - just be careful not to drop any screws as you will end up taling the unit apart to get them back - all-in-all it reminded me again how simple some of these appliances are and how easy they are to fix...and how ludicrous what they charge for them is.

  • Craig EL Dec 01, 2010

    Same problem and solotion for Zanussi TCE7276W Thanks

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    spirit_star Feb 21, 2012

    Thank you for this I just commented on how can i find/ unstcik the float, i knew it had to be stuck at the rear left top , somewhere. Im going to ahve a go at fixing wheni get home today. huge thanks

  • James Sanders
    James Sanders Nov 29, 2013

    thank you very much that really seems like that would be the problem and I will try to fix tomorrow sense it is late in the afternoon. If anyone needs help building decks or home emprovements let me know and I would be more than happy to help I have been a or should I say I was a carpenter for 43 years so if anyone needs help I will join this website if I can and help as many as I can

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