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Old 05-26-2013, 12:14 PM   #1
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Secondary Lint Trap Leak


I currently live in a condo with a W/D room on the second floor. There is a secondary lint trap, and the screen sits inside a compartment above the dryer. This compartment is not sealed and therefore leaks moist, lint-filled air into the condo.

Is there a solution to this? Are there secondary lint trap compartment doors that have a latching system to ensure it remains shut during operation?

Any and all help is appreciated.

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Old 05-26-2013, 12:24 PM   #2
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Secondary? Do you also have one inside the dryer?

In either case, it sort of sounds like you might have a blockage in the exhaust....especially if you have a lot of air coming out the seams.

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it should be removed, them things are worthless.
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