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Power cord hook up color code red white black green where do they go to in the 220 socket

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If your plug and outlet are 4 blade, two blades will be flat, the black will connect to one flat blade and the red will connect to the other flat blade,makes no differance to which,the white will connect to the middle blade with a silver color screw terminal,the others will always be brass in color!,the green will connect to the blade that is either "L" shaped or round.looking at the male plug from the blade side it looks like a crows foot,top left blade will be at 11 oclock,right blade will be at 1 oclock,these two are critical, one must be black the other must be red, center is white, other is green. good luck.

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