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I have a GoldStar 50 Pint Dehumidifier With Electronic Controls that I bought last spring. It worked fine last season, went to use it this year and it doesn't extarct any moisture, that fan runs, but you can tell the compressor is not kicking in. It sounds like it wants to, but thats about it. Do these models have a problem with losing refrigerant?

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Sounds like you may have a compressor problem. Should be covered under warranty if it is the compressor. If it sounds like it is trying to start it may be cycling on the overload protector.

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