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Contractor's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

We have a GL-DEH 50 pint dehumidifier and it has stopped working. The message says bucket is full, but we use a hose and there is nothing in the bucket. We have had it for about 7 years. Thoughts?

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

If I can. Not sure how much "work" there would be.

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

No. I just need to know if it has died or is it something easy to check

Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: HVAC
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HVAC Technician: Phil, Mechanical Engineer replied 1 year ago
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Hello, it s most likely that printed circuit board has gone bad.

Tell me about how old the unit is, and what it cost you so that I can advise on repairs or a replacement.

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