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I need to move the power cord from floor to ceiling

I need to move the power cord from a floor power plug to ceiling power plug and the cord is to short so I need to change the exit position of the power cord from bottom of the AC unit to top of the AC unit. How can I do this, I have an LG MA12AHM?

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  • bbv1976 Aug 05, 2009

    The AC is not having any warranty. The person who installed the Ac long time ago, mentioned me that I can move the power supply easy. The problem is a don't know how to access the power supply cord in order to modify its position.

  • bbv1976 Aug 06, 2009

    I've already used a heavy duty extension cord, but it doesn't look goon on the wall (seems like a painting with a attached cord). I don't intend to remove the power cord from the AC unit I just need to know how to remove the cover and what's underneath to be able to reach the power cord and reposition the exit point of the cord from the bottom of the AC unit to the top. I guess a schematics with the way to mount the AC unit on the wall will be very useful for me. I've searched the net but I found only electronic schematics. Thank you for your help any way. Best of luck.

  • Anonymous May 11, 2010

    Do you know if you will have a warranty after this modification? Suggest power supply be modified to provide safe operation. Is this possible?

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I would recomend you purchase a "heavy duty" (12 guage) short extension cord for appliances. You could remove the face cover and modify the unit so the cord goes up but I don't think it will be much longer nor will it be as safe. The cord has a moulded gromet mad onto it so you may only be able to move it to the side. You would have to make a similar mount on the unit (cutting metal and plastic parts to hold the cord properly. The short HD cord will not cause any loss in the units operation,warranty or unit life.

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