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Old 06-04-2007, 05:54 AM   #1
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I have a TV/DVD combo unit that I was planning to install in the bedroom TV "hole". I brought the TV to the rig this weekend, and found that I could not get the unit to fit into the front hole.

I figured that it would be easy to install through the panel from the closet, but that panel looks pretty difficult to remove as well.

I'm sure this TV will work in there, I just need to find out the best stuff to take off to fit the unit.

Anyone here gone through this same issue??

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Old 06-04-2007, 05:54 AM   #2
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I have a TV/DVD combo unit that I was planning to install in the bedroom TV "hole". I brought the TV to the rig this weekend, and found that I could not get the unit to fit into the front hole.

I figured that it would be easy to install through the panel from the closet, but that panel looks pretty difficult to remove as well.

I'm sure this TV will work in there, I just need to find out the best stuff to take off to fit the unit.

Anyone here gone through this same issue??

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Old 06-04-2007, 08:08 AM   #3
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I'm interested in the answer also because we need to add a TV there as well.
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We purchased a LCD from Sam's that fits the TV opening. I velcro'ed the TV stand inside the cabinet and we've traveled almost 8,000 miles without a problem. DW does wrap a heavy towel around the TV to keep it from vibrating against the cabinet sides.
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Doug, it you have a regular TV its a pretty simple job. Remove four screws at corners of the back case, use a flat tip screwdriver and push up the plastic snaps on bottom of TV and carefully slide the outer case back (it will not come completely off at this point but enough to allow the needed flexability). Now the case will go into the cabinet, cant the screen just a bit forward or back and into the opening as well. At this point you can push the two units back together snapping the case back onto the screen, turn the TV around and reinstall the four screws, plug up and enjoy. We used velcro to attach to the cabinet as well. I think we have a phillips 15" from WalMart but can't remember for sure.
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If taking the TV apart does not work here is another idea. On the inside of the TV Cabinet are a row of screws that go into the shelf above the clothes rod. Remove them. Also some screws that go into the board that holds the clothes rod. Remove them. The one piece paneling sets in between. It appears that you should be able to slide the paneling down and place the TV into the cabinet, and slide the paneling back into position and put your screw back into the shelfs. Hope this will help as well.
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<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by wrongway:
If taking the TV apart does not work here is another idea. On the inside of the TV Cabinet are a row of screws that go into the shelf above the clothes rod. Remove them. Also some screws that go into the board that holds the clothes rod. Remove them. The one piece paneling sets in between. It appears that you should be able to slide the paneling down and place the TV into the cabinet, and slide the paneling back into position and put your screw back into the shelfs. Hope this will help as well.
Good Luck. </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

That is what it looked like to me, but I wanted to check before I started taking everthing apart (plus I had no electric connected on Saturday, and it was getting hot in the bedroom!) Thanks!

Redwing, on the drive home I thought about taking the TV apart too!
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