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In the basement, my dehumidifier recently has been building up ice on top of the unit, had been working fine the past two years. I cleaned the filter and the coils, any other suggestions? Its the comfort-aire BHD-651...it's been very humid this summer, and the basement temperature has been around 68 degrees, with a set of 50% humidity

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Here is a tip that I wrote that will help you understand why and what you cando with a dehumidifier that ices up.

Dehumidifier is Freezing up and not working

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