All that you have to do is slide the old part out that attaches to the cabinet of the air conditioner and slide in the new. You first slide in the accordian part of the extention panels and then the two plastic sections into the rails that hold them in place. No tools are required. Just make sure that you order the correct panel that n
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Very easily, I just removed the remainder of the accordion shaped panels from the frames, the slots on the a/c case exterior and in the process, slid out the frames completely from the a/c case exterior. I then completely cleaned the rubber residue from the frames, took the new Shutter Panels, "clicked" the one side of each back into each
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VERY VERY EASY FIX! Great site, showing the blow-up diagrams for any part you need to verify. Arrived much quicker than expected and reasonably priced. OUTSTANDING! Would highly recommend for any self-help appliance repair.