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Condenser dryer keeps tripping the trip switch.

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This is often because water has got into the fan area and is being thrown up on the heater by the fan.
take heater cover off and dry off.
take condensor out. in the space at the back, you will find a hole where condensate runs into pump chamber. this hole maybe blocked.
otherwise, check operation of pump

Posted on Jul 22, 2008

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