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Error code CH 01 code is on panel, and "bucket full" light is flashing. The bucket is not full, and dehumidifier will not run. We cleaned the filter and coils, which did nothing.

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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

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

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heatman101

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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.

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