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My air conditioner won't turn on. I can push reset then hold test at the same time. And it will work as long as I hold it.

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    Ryan Jul 13, 2012

    Another hot July, another LG user with the plug breaker problem. Don't know what ultimately fixed my unit, but I was trying the reset+test thing you mentioned in your problem statement when the breaker finally stayed closed. Nice and cool now. Thanks

  • Ryan
    Ryan Jul 13, 2012

    Another hot July, another LG AC user with the plug breaker problem. Don't know what ultimately fixed my unit, but I was trying the reset+test thing you mentioned in your problem statement when the breaker finally stayed closed. Nice and cool now. Thanks



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The easiest way, is to tilt it over slightly when you drain it. But, be very careful doing this, as the unit has caster wheels and you don't want it to get away from you. If you have a helper, so much the better. Remember to always turn the unit OFF & Unplug it, before draining the water from the tank.

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