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1 yr old and Stopped working

After one year of intermitted service my humidifier quit. The front display is dead, no lights. When I unplug the unit and plug it in again, I?ll hear as single beep. That is it, controls are non-responsive. Remove the cover and check the fuse, conductivity is good. What wrong????

Posted by Duane Elsworth on

  • Duane Elsworth Aug 12, 2006

    Take,

    Thanks, I'll order and replace the main PCB assembly

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The beep sound means that there are ac voltage in the unit but you gona need a tech there is no removal parts in that board and sound as a bad ic is there..good luck

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Duane - was the 'single beep' problem fixed when you replace the main PCB assembly?

Posted on Sep 11, 2007

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  • Anonymous Sep 13, 2011

    I replaced a circuit board for this same problem and nothing changed at all. What gives?

  • tomi Oct 07, 2012

    I have the exact same issue. Did anyone figure out exactly what the problem is?

  • adamlholt
    adamlholt Mar 10, 2013

    Same issue now. Anyone have a solution for this?

  • marobins Apr 10, 2014

    I have the same issue, too. I haven't figured it out yet.

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