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Dehumidifier fan appears to be working, but no water is being collected in the vessel.
'Clicking' noise when in operation
There\012are many reasons why a dehumidifier will not work or collect water.
Here\012is a tip that I wrote to help people to figure out what is going\012wrong with their dehumidifier
Dehumidifier\012is running but no water is in bucket
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Dehumidifier fan appears to be working, but no water is being collected in the vessel. 'Clicking' noise when in operation
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