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My basement has condensation in the walls, but the dehumidifier won't turn on. It is plugged in and the bucket is empty. Not sure what the numbers have to do with the machine turning on, but I have played with the numbers making them go higher and lower, but it still won't turn on. Help, my basement is really starting to smell musty.

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There are many reasons why a dehumidifier will not work or collect water.


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Dehumidifier is running but no water is in bucket

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