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My condo will be getting a new roof.  My air-conditioner is working but is 30 years old so I had always planned on replacing it after the new roof. Now, we are being told that residents with older a/c units will have to pay $250 to have them use a crane to lift the units and roof under them.  The newer units are on (better?) platforms so they will not roof under them, just seal around each platform.  I have a feeling the older units will somehow not be returned to working condition and we will be "offered" to have their (the roofer's) HVAC guy replace the unit (& he doesn't install Lennox, my current brand...30 years/long lasting; he uses Carrier).  They will not promise that any unit will work after being lifted. Should I risk it and get the new unit now?  Is it that easy to do something that would damage a new air conditioner? I hesitate to get a new unit now because during 2 previous roofings there has always been at least one unit that wasn't returned to working order. Then it's a big mess.  The HOA board has already signed the roofing contract.

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Thank you for your request.  Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only.  This site puts Home Refrigeration and HVAC in the same catagory.  This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens.  If you need help with any of these appliances, feel free to submit another request.  For your problem, please request assistance from a AllExpert with experience in the HVAC service field.  If you ever need assistance with Major Home Appliances feel free to come back and initiate another request.  Visit our Website at http://www.affordableappliance.com or email us directly at sales@affordableappliance.com

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We have been repairing appliances for over 36 years and have owned our own business for the same. We can help in any or almost all complaints or at least give you some intelligent input to help you make rational decisions. If maxed-out... You may visit our website at http://www.affordableappliance.com for quicker service.

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