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AMANA DEHUMIDIFIER model D945E WILL NOT DRAIN ANY WATER. WHAT AM I DOING WRONG. FAN RUNS , NO TAPE HOLDING LEVER DOWN IN BUCKET. ITS DIGITAL SO MAYBE GOT WRONG NUMBERS SHOWING ? PLEASE POST HERE OR IF YOU WANT , YOU CAN SEND ME AN E-MAIL AT THE FOLLOWING [email protected] THANKS I

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Check the coils for icing. You may need to remove a cover to see them. IF the temp is much below 65-70 degrees, there is a good chance of icing. Take it upstairs or where it is warm and try running it to see if it removes moisture. If it does, it is probably icing. Raise it off the floor as the temp is higher towards the ceiling. Hope this helps

Posted on Jun 28, 2008

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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

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SOURCE: I have an amana dehumidifier. I have a drain hose

Check to see if you have a clog in the drain hose from the mold and algae that builds up.

Posted on Apr 30, 2009

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for you to obtain the code, you have to go through your car manual carefully and also through the security booklet that comes with it when it was bought. the code is usually about 5 digits long for some honda cars and consisting of numbers between 1 to 6. although it is written under a topic like radio security or something similar depending on your car manual. in summary go through all the booklets on your car and you should find it. it is advisable you write it down somewhere to prevent stress from future occurrences.
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Posted on Dec 15, 2010

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SOURCE: I have the Delonghi DE500P

Replacing the switch/lever is more trouble and costly than it's worth. That's if you can find the part. I suggest, that you try reinstalling the bucket very carefully, making sure it making contact with the lever in the proper position. Lots of times, the bucket is simply not being inserted properly and it misses the switch. If that doesn't work and you want to repair it yourself. Contact Delonghi Parts Dept 800-865-6330.

Hope this helped you.

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