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Not draining I have a problem where the ac does not drain out of the back and there isno visible drain hole anywhere. When I opened up the front the coils had a n ice block on them and all the water drained out of the front. Where is the drain? If it is plugged, how do you unplug it?

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  • Anonymous Jun 17, 2008

    We are also having the problem of the unit not draining. Supposedly the water is supposed to evaporate. We've installed it properly and at an angle. Any suggestions out there?

  • Anonymous Jun 25, 2008

    I bought this unit...installed it (YES PROPERLY) and it wouldn't drain. Returned it to walmart, thinking it was just a flaw in this one unit........got another one....same thing!! will not drain!! You can angle it all ya want, and it still doesn't drain. The problem is......looks like ALOT of people are reporting the same problem....and they keep stocking the shelves with them. I plan to take action. Anyone interested...contact me. This needs fixed. JHoweslmt@aol.com........in the meantime....I guess we'll all be sweating together :-(

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THERE IS NO DRAINS ON THIS UNIT.I TOOK IT APART DRILLED TWO HOLES ON EACH SIDE OF THE CONDENSER COIL THE UNIT WAS STILL FILLING UP WITH WATER.REMOVE THE CABINET IN THE FRONT ON THE LEFT SIDE IPUNCHED A HOLE THROUGH THE STROFOAM IN THE BOTTOM CORNER NOE IT DRAINS AND WORKS GREAT.

Posted on Jun 29, 2008

  • alkietlt
    alkietlt Aug 04, 2012

    So, remove the back of the unit? Sorry I know nothing about this stuff! but my unit is leaking like crazy and I don't want it to burn up.

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