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Water dripping off the coil?

We have a old carrriereat pump with water walling off the coil . The charge is good ,filter clean and the coil clear . Ant suggestions ?

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  • TechmanTechman Member Posts: 2,144
    Wash the coil w/ a soapy cleaner, not foaming!
    John Mills_5
  • hvacfreak2hvacfreak2 Member Posts: 479
    Disable the indoor fan motor and allow the outdoor unit to run. The condensate will freeze and the expanding ice will scrub the fin surfaces as clean as new. Kidding , lol.

    Make sure that the return grilles are not obstructed or dirty. Also make sure that the filter type is not radically different than what was in there before. High efficiency pleated filters are great if the system is designed for them but if they are too small for the application they can cause problems like this. Try the lighter duty filter and change it more often.

    hvacfreak

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