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PACW12CO we just purchased and want to use it as a stand

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PACW12CO we just purchased and want to use it as a stand alone without venting is this possible
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: 30 minutes
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: it is a simple question on whether this appliance can be used without the exhaust tube [as a stand alone one room air conditioner]
JA: Just to clarify, what's the make and model of the appliance in question?
Customer: A rolling model with 6 sense and it heats or cool and dehumidifies as required. model PACW12CO
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: We purchased this to cool my wife's bedroom
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 9 months ago.

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Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 9 months ago.

Unfortunately if you plan to use the unit on the AC function you MUST have venting. If you use it as a dehumidifier or a heating unit, you don't need vent. Without venting, the machine will actually blow out more hot air out the vent port than it does cold air out the cooling ports so it would heat up your house slowly instead of cool it down.

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