Guide :Dehumidifiers : 54501 Dehumidifier
Does not collect water
The humidifier worked well when I purchased in in May 2006. At first, the bucket would fill up rather quickly. Over time (2 months), the humidifier stopped collecting water completely. After I ran it recently, I noticed a few drops in the pan underneath the cooling coils but no water in the bucket.
My observations are as follows. The compressor appears to be working. It gets hot and so does the line from it to the coils. The cooling coils that lie directly behind the air filter appear cool to the touch; however, they are not cold enough to condense water from the air. There is some sort