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Thank you. I have an 11 year old Kenmore 8000 BTU window unit that has served me well. I am remodeling my apartment now and would like to have a service and maintenance check on this unit that might include making the outlet cord about 3 feet longer. I think the grill behind the filter has gotten a little smashed in places, should this be fixed? It?s working fine and I don?t want to spend a lot of money. I can take it in somewhere if that helps on the cost. What say you?

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Take it to a hvac shop and tell them what you want! or just telll an electrical shop what you want in the cord length---to straighten out the fins n the front coils with a fin coil brush at a hvac supply house,and remove the top/ side cover and fully clean the inside unit, drain lines--both front and back coils---on both sidesan oil the fan motor....TYVM!

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