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Old 05-11-2015, 10:20 AM   #1
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A/C dripping water on bed- occasionally

I have two a/c the one in the bedroom, sweats water on bed occasionally, is there a clean out or something to do to fix. Or do I just run it to cold for humidity in the south?
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Old 05-11-2015, 10:23 AM   #2
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Maybe Roof Seal Gasket? Youroo!!
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Old 05-11-2015, 10:31 AM   #3
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Could be that it's icing up as the anti-icing sensing is not located properly or not functioning and cycling the compressor on/off.

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Old 05-11-2015, 10:52 AM   #4
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Do your AC's have drain lines that go from the AC to the side of the camper? If so, you should look under the camper to see where that drain line is and blow it out with compressed air. They have a tendency to clog up.
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I would sometimes get the slow drip in the bedroom when in high humidity locals (Florida, Louisiana) and other such gulf coast campgrounds. Never had an otherwise issue with the air conditioners over more than 15 years in operation. This, of course does not rule out other possibilities but in dryer locations there was no drip.
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Old 05-11-2015, 12:35 PM   #6
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On my FR3 the manual for the a/c says that you have to run the fan on high in high humidity or it will form condensation and drip.
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Old 05-11-2015, 12:39 PM   #7
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I have two a/c the one in the bedroom, sweats water on bed occasionally, is there a clean out or something to do to fix. Or do I just run it to cold for humidity in the south?
Have had this happen.....our solution was clean out the a/c drain on the roof. Don't need to take anything apart....just take the hose up and spray around where the water come out of the a/c.
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Old 05-11-2015, 01:55 PM   #8
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If you have fresh air intake ducks, check the filters, we have pets and fur plugged up the filters. In this case it was drawing air from outside. Which brought water in and dripped on my DW. She wasn't happy. Cleaned filters and resolved issue. I have replaced the material from a regular home filter. Glass style. You have enough material to do 4 filters. And it's cheap . Less than two dollars. Good luck. 😊
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On my FR3 the manual for the a/c says that you have to run the fan on high in high humidity or it will form condensation and drip.
So does this mean high and not on auto, which is normally on high? On high mode the fan stays on all the time and the compressor cycles thru. this would make sense to me. Mine leaks and fills up gthe outer frame of the inside shroud and then dumps a 1/2 cup or so of water on my bed. Steve
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Old 06-27-2015, 11:54 AM   #10
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Had similar problem. I thought it was condensation but it turned out to be the roof gasket.

If the gasket is good, check your filter and condenser fins, they may be dirty.
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