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Goldstar DH504EL Dehumidifier

After purchasing a 'goldstar dehumidifier' we're beginning to wish we hadn't. Please tell me what we might be doing wrong in trying to remove the bucket so we can empty it. It's a horrible battle trying to remove it and getting very frustrating. It really shouldn't be that hard.
Also, if we want to hook it up to a hose so we didn't have to have this constant battle---do we leave the bucket in the machine?
I would really like a response to this because right now I'm not real impressed with the inconvience of the dehumidifier. Thanks
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Hey i just got paid by some guy to haul away a broken fan(currently fixing) DH504ELY5 dehumidifier on my model with bucket removed front facing you reach to the far right the orfice there drains to the bucket id only assume just get the proper od hose(even clear) from a hardware store attach it and it should be fine- take back panel off(plastic 6 screws and youll have to gently pry the "clips" out of the steel back-dont worry if one breaks the screws will still keep the back on on reassembly) there is a hole with a foam kinda adhesive tape over it it is perforated for the purpose of an external hose feed it through there and out of the hole thats in the middle of where the power cord winds up for storage-all will be a straight shot on reassembly no twists or turns try that should do the trick and you can keep the bucket on there:)

Posted on Aug 20, 2008

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