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Need diagnosis help for Kenmore dehumidifier 580.54351

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I have a 35 pint Kenmore dehumidifier, model 580.54351. It has not been used since last summer, when it was working fine. Now that spring has sprung, it would only run for a few minutes, then stop. For a few days, turning the humidity control knob to "off" and then "max" would convince it to run for a few minutes. Now it won't turn on at all. No fan, no compressor, no "bucket full" light (which also used to come on when the bucket was out of position).

I pulled it open and checked the fuse (fine) and capacitor (no obvious flashing or distortion). What's my next move to diagnose this thing?

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Sears Kenmore 580.54351 made by LG Goldstar

depending on the missing last (3) digits of the model number,

this may be a similar wiring diagram

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Check for continuity in the rocker switch.

Check voltage through the rocker switch.

Check voltage to and from the transformer.

If no voltage problem replace the control board.

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