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Troubleshooting - Kenmore 580.5245 Owner's Manual

Kenmore dehumidifier user manual
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Dehumidifier
The dehumidifier power
• Make sure the dehumidifier
plug is pushed
does not start
cord is unplugged
completely
into the outlet.
The fuse is blown or circuit
• Check the house fuse or circuit breaker
box
break_ is tripp_,
and replace the fuse or reset the breaker
Water bucket is full
. The dehumidifier
automatically
turns off
when this occurs.
Empty the bucket.
Bucket is not installed,
• Make sure the bucket is in the right place,
Dehumidifier
Did not allow enough time
• When first installed, atlow at least 3 or 4
does not dry the
to remove the moisture,
days to maintain
the desired dryness.
__
air as it should
Airflow is restrictS,
• Make sure there are no curtains,
blinds or
furniture
blocking the front or back of the
dehumidifier.
The Humidity Control may
• Press the
Humidity
Control huron
to
not be set low Humidity,
lower the humidity,
Doors and windows
may
• Check that all doors, windows
and other
not be cloud
tightly,
openings
are securely
closed.
Clothesdryer my be blowing
• Install the dehumidifier
away from the dryer.
_isture-laden air into the room.
The dryer should be vented to the outside.
Room temperature
is too
• The unit will not operate
satisfactorily
if the
low.
room temperature
is below 65°R (18_,).
• Check with your dealer to see if the capacity
Dehumidifier
runs
is adequate.
too much
•CIose all doors and windows
to the outside.
Frost appears
on
the coils
• This is normai, Frost will usually disappear
within 60 minutes,
Area to be dehumidified is
too la_e.
Doo_ and windows are open.
Dehumidifier
has been
recently turn_
on or room
temperature
is below 65 _.
(18_.).
Air is moving through the
dehumidifier.
Bucket d_in
hose
connection may be loose,
Water bucket is not all the
Fan noise
° This is normal.
• Check the hose if one is attached,
Water on floor
• See Removing
and Emptying
The Water
Bucket.
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