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I have the LGD45EL and the humidy % screen displays 01 (no "CH") and the bucket full light blinks. If I unplug it, it will start for a second or two and stop, again displaying the 01 and the blinking bucket full light.

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  • christenson9 Aug 17, 2011

    I don't believe it is the bucket full switch. When the switch is "closed" position or empty it has 0 ohms, when the switch is in the "open" position or full it has a resistance of 9650 ohms. It appears that the switch is operating correctly. I have found that if the bucket was full, the light is on steadily, not flashing like it is doing now. Any idea's?

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I had same problem but fortunatly had two units (one working other not) tried swapping capacitor / thermal switch with no luck, removed plug into circuit board for humidity sensor and bucket switch.now both units work, this tells me it was simply a bad connection of the board. hope this helps someone.

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Hi,

Here is a tip that explains what can be happening to make the dehumidifier showthat the bucket is full when it is not.

Dehumidifier Problem It shows Bucket Full

heatman101

Posted on Aug 13, 2011

  • tom weber Apr 02, 2014

    Prob;em was with main control board, bucket light did not come on, there was NO display at all not even full light

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