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Unit filled with water -hard to drain
Possibly its a capacitor thats faulty and not the drainage. still, the unit will have to be removed from its casset (case) to be repaired.
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Unit filled with water -hard to drain
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Window unit is not draining, tray is filling with water
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Model#ARC-13w/s. the unit leaked profusely all over the bedroom rug. Condenser makes a surging sound,then the water tank fills too quickly,and shuts off almost every half hour. I worked hard to keep emptying pans of water and the rug smelled musty. The valve where the water empties had a slimy residue also.I got the ac in 2009. What do I do about the problem? my email is [email protected]
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All of a sudden the airconditioner started filling up with water and the fan blades started spraying water out of where the air comes out. The unit is draining from the back.
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Getting a lot of condensation building up inside the tray, fills with water and over fills to the front leaking inside.How to best get it to drain outside better? Unit is fairly level and in a window frame.
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