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Simplicity dehumidifier model dm 38. doesnot dehumidify

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SOURCE: DE500P Dehumidifier: Does not dehumidify

Locate and touch the cooils located, usually, above the condensate collection pan, ("pail empty"). If the coils are not cold, or cool to the touch, the unit has lost its charge of refrigerant. This would explain why the unit fan is working, but there is no condensate, as there is no coolant (charge) to cool the coils and "pull" the hunidityout of the air.

Posted on Jul 08, 2008

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SOURCE: I have a Simplicity dehumidifier/humidifier

I contacted the Danby Co. and found out the unit was still under warranty. They gave me the name of a local repair shop who replaced the float sensor "free of charge".
Thank you for your time and interest. If I have another problem later I will be in touch with you.
mef

Posted on Jul 03, 2008

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SOURCE: Doen't take moisture out of the air. I can hear the

I have this problem, too, and there IS water in the air....any solutions?

Posted on Aug 08, 2010

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SOURCE: Simplicity 28 dehumidifier runs but

It sounds like a refrigeration problem might be a leak in the system or the compressor isnt coming on either way its cheaper to replace the dehumidifier. Hope this helps out dehumidifiers are very disposable.

Posted on May 10, 2011

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SOURCE: I am looking for a manual for a Simplicity Dehumidifier, Model 43-5401-4m /serial number 09778579Gk, Type DM-KTCF1HD

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