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I have a Kenmore humidifier (model 758.154120) which will

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I have a Kenmore humidifier (model###-##-#### ***** will not come on. When it's plugged in the power comes on very briefly (less than 3 seconds) and then kicks off. Any suggestions?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Appliance
Expert:  woody463 replied 1 year ago.

Hello from JA
My name is Woody.
I will be glad to assist you today.
I have been servicing ALL Major Brands of Appliances for 35 Years,
and have over 100,000 in home repairs and over 80,000 internet repairs under my belt.

And when it does shut off ,your 100% sure that the outlet still has voltage to it correct?

If the outlet does have voltage it has to be an issue with in the electronic control board.

It can be replaced here is a link to the part.

http://www.searspartsdirect.com/kenmore-humidifier-parts/831341/0042/758/model-758154120/0582/0913000.html

If you have any questions just reply back to me .

Expert:  woody463 replied 1 year ago.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I tried plugging the unit into different outlets with the same result. I see where you recommended replacing the control board but in looking at the unit I don't see how you can get to it to replace it. Any suggestions?
Expert:  woody463 replied 1 year ago.

Here is the only parts break down that the manufacture shows on their site .

http://c.searspartsdirect.com/lis_png/PLDM_DIR_250x250/P080/P0804001-00001.png?wid=250&hei=250

Items #16 are screw caps so you will need a small straight screwdriver to pop the caps off and item#15 are screws remove those screws and lift up on the rear of the unit the back to release the top from the front of the unit, and the control assembly item #2 is on the top assembly #1

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