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I have a amana window ac unit shows a E1 code a will not

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i have a amana window ac unit shows a E1 code a will not turn on i cleaned filter and it was making beeping sounds when i went to bed woke up middle of night not working i also had it water logged 2 days ago so i angled it at a slant to drain and ran it a couple days that way i could also see frost on right side thru vents outside
JA: Did you double-check the thermostat? And what about the unit's filters?
Customer: how do i check thermostat filters are clean now
JA: What are all the symptoms of the problem (error codes, flashing lights, etc.)?
Customer: E 1
JA: What happened just before this problem started? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: water logged, tilted at angle to outside for draining and ran for two days that way
JA: Anything else you want the HVAC tech to know before I connect you?
Customer: i have tried to turn on while holding power button
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 11 months ago.


My name is Billy.

Have you unplugged the unit yet for 5 minutes and then plugged back in and turned on?