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Condensation question Is there a place for condensation to drain out of on a LG Goldstar GWHD5000?


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Yes there is a hole in the rear underneath.  Make sure that it is not plugged.  The ac needs to be cleaned every year for good workmanship.  Make sure that the ac is tilted back allittle so the water or condensation will drain.  Sometimes I've seen one where it was tilted towards the inside of the house and the fan would pickup some of the water and put a mist in the house which is not good.  If We can be anymore help let us know and thankyou1

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Condensation question Is there a place for condensation to drain out of on a LG Goldstar GWHD5000?


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Goldstar Window A/C Unit Model GWHD5000


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