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Dehumidifier I have a dimplex dehumidifier model RAM710. It used to drain into the bucket but since moving house it now comes out a hose attachment at the bottom and not into the bucket at all, How can I get it to drain into the bucket? Thanks

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  • Anonymous Feb 23, 2009

    I have the exact same issue! I have just pulled it apart but am unable to see why it is now going to the hose attachment at the bottom... any help?

  • gcfish Feb 23, 2009

    Thanks for that, have blocked it up to make it drain into bucket but still can't figure out why it started doing it in the first place.

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Hey ya! To fix this u need to block that hose connection under the Dehumidifier. This will then re direct the flow to the Bucket collection mode. I have the same problem and resolved it this way after pullng mine apart. It looks like by default that hose connection at the bottom should have a plug/cap on it and after turning on ur dehumidifier this fills up then once full it starts to over flow into the bucket... Seems a strange design but thats how they have done it.

Hope this helps others.

Posted on Feb 23, 2009

  • Hekktor Feb 23, 2009

    Also if you have lost the cap/plug... I managed to make one out of a 2inch peace of garden hose bend back on itself and some Plumbers Tread tape.. works like a charm

    Hekk

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