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Why does the power outlet get hot?

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  • Accessory, Control Solution, Multi V, Split Air Conditioners
  • Last Updated 06/17/2015

Why does the power outlet get hot?

 

Symptom Symptom

 

             The outlet gets hot when an air conditioner is plugged.

 

Cause Cause

        

            The power outlet can be heated due to overload when the air conditioner is connected to wiring

            that does not meet the standards as the product consumes a high amount of electricity.

 

How to fix How to fix

 

             Please avoid plugging a product into a multi-strip outlet. Use a single wall socket for safety.

               Use of multi-outlet strips can activate the safety device or overheat the wires due to overloads.

        

      Wall outlet and a multi-outlet strip

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