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Quick Question I pick up one of these second hand, well it really is the lw-b0812cl, but it looks very similar. Probably just an older model. At the bottom of the output vent there is a lever that says vent close/open. Moving the lever has little to no change. Anyone know what it is suppose to do?

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It has been my experience that the vent lever opens a small flap allowing some of the air in the blowers air stream to vent to the outdoors - not something you would use in the cooling mode since it "dumps" your cooled air. If you wish to use the unit as an air mover/exchanger, you would operate the unit with this vent open.

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