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The compressor only turn on once (GE AHH40LHG1)

The compressor only turn itself on once when I first turn the unit on. I can see condensation builds up, and water dripps down during this period.

After the compressor worked for a few minutes, it will turn itself off with the fan still blowing, which is not abnormal.

But then the compressor never comes back on again, so it only dehumidifiers a few minutes, the rest of time is just fan blowing.

What part do I need to fix it?

Thanks very much.

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Before you go to fix it, what is the setting it is at? What is the tempurature of the room it is in? If the setting has been satified the unit has done it job and if it is too cold in the room it will not operate properly either.
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