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Removed rear toe-plate to detect leak. Leak caused by broken drain hose. Hose replaced. To do this the unit was tipped forward onto its front door to allow access to the base area. Water allowed to drain out the front base area. Unit re-assembled but now does not switch on. Water connected. Base-plate dry. No water was detected at upper-front control panel. Power is connected and reaching unit ( multi-meter test ). Tipping the unit forward seems to be the cause. Is there any fuse,


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The micro switches are frequently replaced on the door handle and they don't need to ever get wet. A lot of amp draw burns those switches up while they are dry. If they were wet and power was applied then they got fried my friend. The good news is they are easy to replace.
Yes check the switch that the door operates it the switch has failed it wont make contact and let it work also make shure that the door is pressing the switch all the way in some times it an shift so when the door is closed the unit is reading that it is actualy closed on some the switch is controled by a slide lock if you have that type of unit.
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Removed rear toe-plate to detect leak. Leak caused by broken drain hose. Hose replaced. To do this the unit was tipped forward onto its front door to allow access to the base area. Water allowed to drain out the front base area. Unit re-assembled but now does not switch on. Water connected. Base-plate dry. No water was detected at upper-front control panel. Power is connected and reaching unit ( multi-meter test ). Tipping the unit forward seems to be the cause. Is there any fuse,


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