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I have the super cool have hose outside window etc, but is leaking on carpet. This unit was given to me so I dont have a manual, what is the water sign for on the panel

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Make sure the water hose is running down hill and can flow easly is there some water coming out of the hose and the rest from the unit . you will have to take it apart and check the hose clamp it tight.

Posted on Nov 11, 2010

  • beth osullivan Nov 11, 2010

    thank you I will have a look. No water coming from hose. Is that the black thin one? Are you able to tell me the modes. There is a red circle thing and a green and a dish with drops of water.

  • Simeon Hill
    Simeon Hill Nov 11, 2010

    can you change modes to snow flak. is there a drain pain? try blowing through the black hose see if its blocked or making a watery noise

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