Question about Clarion DA-1030 Humidifier

1 Answer

Built up minerals on heating element

How do I clean the da-1030 humidifier?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Novelist:

    An expert who has written 50 answers of more than 400 characters.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

  • Expert
  • 131 Answers

Gently wipe, chip, and scrape as much scale as you can. If more cleaning is necessary, soak the pieces in vinegar.

Posted on Mar 12, 2008

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,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that 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.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How can I prevent mineral buildup in my small humidifier?


You really have an mineral problem. I have pretty much same here. I only use bottle water that comes in gallon size from grocery. Ot is the only way I have found other than constand cleaners or a water softener. Good luck

Jan 27, 2015 | Holmes Products Humidifiers

2 Answers

Can't remove all that scale on this v745a humidifier. thanks


Mix a 50/50 solution of White Vinegar and Bottled Distilled Water (enough to fill the tank). Pour the solution in and let it sit for 30 minutes, Then start the humidifier and let it run until almost all of the solution has been used. Turn the unit OFF, empty the remaining solution and fill the tank with Bottles Distilled Water. Turn the unit ON and run for 30 minutes. This will flush out any of the remaining solution. The remaining water should be disposed of and in the future, use Bottled Distilled Water, rather than tap water. That way you will not have to worry about calcium and mineral build up at all. Plus, the mist that's generated will be totally void of any harmful minerals.

Hope this helped you solve the cleaning issue. Please let me know. Thanks!

Apr 19, 2011 | Vicks Warm Mist V745A 1 Gallon Humidifier

1 Answer

It has stopped working. How do I clean it. Can the element be washed with soap?


Best way to clean it is with vinegar, it will break up the mineral deposits I'm sure the element has on it. If it is like mine the element is covered in white scale, and has stopped working. May not be worth the effort though, my element is now completely clean but the unit still auto-shuts off after about 5 min.

Mar 09, 2011 | Vicks Warm Mist V745A 1 Gallon Humidifier

1 Answer

My vapourizer is not steaming, why?


The most likly cause is a build up of mineral and calcium around the heating element. If you can remove cover around element then you can clean by gentle brushing. Some units require the use of a torx driver to disassemble. Otherwise clean around cover and steam outlet and run about 1/8 teaspoon of salt with full container of water. If you can get it started to steam then do this several times then rinse out and refill with about 1/2 cup of pure vinegar and water. Hope this helps you. Thanks.

Mar 07, 2011 | Vicks Warm Steam Vaporizer 1.5 Gallon...

1 Answer

My humidifier is not working. I have cleaned the heating element. When plugged in the green turns on but that is it. The elements are not heating up to begin the vapor process.


Add salt. No more then 1/2 to 3/4tps max depending on the mineral content in your area.

The unit has two electrodes dipped into the water. Since water its self is none conductive without heavy minerals such as iron and such. You will have to add a small amount of salt until current starts flowing between the electrodes. I suggest a small pinch of salt each try until it produces the steam effect you desire.

Dec 22, 2010 | Vicks Warm Steam Vaporizer 1.5 Gallon...

1 Answer

Humidifier does nor work and no water light is on


"Take the humidistat out of the humidifier and look for the 3 slits below the restart button, take a hair dryer and send some warm air into those slits for 5 minutes. That usually recalibrates the humidifier."

May 20, 2010 | Clarion DA-1030 Humidifier

1 Answer

Clarion da1030 heating element doesn't work


buy a new one the cost to repair the oldone isnt worth the headache buy new

Jan 18, 2009 | Clarion DA-1030 Humidifier

1 Answer

How do I clean the heating coil and the humidifier?


Gently wipe, chip, and scrape as much scale as you can. If more cleaning is necessary, soak the pieces in vinegar.

Mar 12, 2008 | Clarion DA-1030 Humidifier

Not finding what you are looking for?
Clarion DA-1030 Humidifier Logo

Related Topics:

72 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Clarion Humidifiers Experts

Mack Baxter

Level 3 Expert

381 Answers

Dennis

Level 2 Expert

183 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

70387 Answers

Are you a Clarion Humidifier Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...