Thread Number: 73555  /  Tag: Air Conditioners
GE Portable Air Conditioner Question
[Down to Last]

automaticwasher.org's exclusive eBay Watch:
scroll >>> for more items
Post# 971329   12/3/2017 at 17:56 by rp2813 (The Big Blue Bubble)        

rp2813's profile picture

I just picked up a GE model APH10AA portable air conditioner (I'm guessing it's +/-ten years old from what I've read on line) for free off CL.   In the days leading up to this past Labor Day weekend's record breaking and relentless heatwave, these types of A/C units were disappearing from CL almost as fast as they were posted, but I managed to secure a 12K BTU "Royal Sovereign" for $200 to cool our bedroom.  It did the job, but it's tough to say whether we slept any better due to the loud racket it made. 

 

I thought a free replacement was worth the gamble.  The GE is much quieter and better looking, and I intend to re-home the RS unit.  The problem with the GE is that none of the LED indicator lights on the panel work.  The only thing that does work is the temperature readout.  As a result, you have to guess if anything is set the way you want it.  For the fan speeds and grille sweep functions, that's easy, but not so much for "cool," "fan," or "dry" selection. 

 

Is there an easy fix for this?  If not, it won't involve a huge curve to learn the settings I want and leave them that way.  It's an OK trade-off for quieter cooling, but if Dave should mess with it, I may have a hard time setting things back to the way they should be.

 

http://products.geappliances.com/MarketingObjectRetrieval/Dispatcher?RequestType=Image&Name=040165.jpg&Variant=ViewLarger





Forum Index:       Other Forums:                      



Comes to the Rescue!

The Discuss-o-Mat has stopped, buzzer is sounding!!!
If you would like to reply to this thread please log-in...

Discuss-O-MAT Log-In



New Members
Click Here To Sign Up.



                     


automaticwasher.org home
Discuss-o-Mat Forums
Vintage Brochures, Service and Owners Manuals
Fun Vintage Washer Ephemera
See It Wash!
Video Downloads
Audio Downloads
Picture of the Day
Patent of the Day
Photos of our Collections
The Old Aberdeen Farm
Vintage Service Manuals
Vintage washer/dryer/dishwasher to sell?
Technical/service questions?
Looking for Parts?
Website related questions?
Digital Millennium Copyright Act Policy
Our Privacy Policy