Are Frigidaire dehumidifiers any good?

Are Frigidaire dehumidifiers any good?

The Frigidaire 70-Pint Dehumidifier is a great choice for those looking to control the humidity levels of a very damp or large space. Its minimalist design helps it blend right in to a basement or utility space and its high-capacity makes maintaining optimal humidity levels a breeze.

How long do Frigidaire dehumidifiers last?

Dehumidifier would last 3-5 Years when used and maintained appropriately.

Why are Frigidaire Dehumidifiers not available?

If the control board is defective, the dehumidifier will not run. The humidity sensor monitors the level of moisture in the air. When the moisture level is too high, the contacts in the humidity sensor close to allow the dehumidifier to run. If the humidity sensor is defective, the dehumidifier will not run.

What does EC code mean on Frigidaire dehumidifier?

sealed system
The EC code means the sealed system and condenser is defective and the unit is not repairable. The coils are either freezing and stop functioning or just not condensing at all. You can temporarily reset it by unplugging it, but the unit is going bad regardless and will quit functioning pretty quickly afterwards.

Is there a recall on Frigidaire dehumidifiers?

In November 2016, some models of Frigidaire Dehumidifiers were recalled due to a possible smoke / fire hazard. See the recall notice to check if your specific model is affected.

What brand of dehumidifier is best?

6 Best Dehumidifiers of 2021

  • Best Overall Dehumidifier: Frigidaire High Humidity 50-Pint Capacity Dehumidifier.
  • Best Value Dehumidifier: Honeywell 50-Pint Energy Star Dehumidifier.
  • Best Dehumidifier for Basements: LG PuriCare 50-Pint Clear Bucket Dehumidifier.
  • Best Dehumidifier with Pump: GE 45-Pint Dehumidifier.

Should my dehumidifier run all the time?

Should a Dehumidifier Run Constantly? No, there is no need to keep the dehumidifier running constantly. It’s generally enough to run the unit when the humidity level is 50% or higher. A good rule of thumb to remember is to maintain a comfortable 30-50% humidity level for most homes.

Can Frigidaire dehumidifiers be repaired?

Frigidaire Factory Service offers an effortless repair experience for the Frigidaire appliances in your home. Our technicians are factory trained on all of our products, so they can diagnose and repair your appliance as quickly as possible.

How do you fix an EC error on a Frigidaire dehumidifier?

My dehumidifier is displaying an EC code. What can I do?

  1. Check that the filter in the unit is clean.
  2. Check that the room temperature is above 41 degrees.
  3. Check that the humidity isn’t set too low, recommended humidity is 45~50%
  4. Make sure that the unit has plenty of space all around to allow for sufficient air circulation.

What is the lifespan of a dehumidifier?

five to 10 years
The lifetime of dehumidifiers usually ranges from five to 10 years. To maximize the lifetime, it’s important to care for your dehumidifier. Be sure to regularly change the air filters, clean the condensing coils and exhaust grilles, and empty and clean the water bucket.