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Hitachi Plasma TV Horizontal Wall-mount Unit
Installation Instructions
Thank you for purchasing the Hitachi Plasma TV Wall-mount Unit.
To ensure correct usage, please read this instruction manual thoroughly. After reading, please store this
manual in a safe place for future reference.
This plasma TV wall-mount unit is for use with the following models:
HITACHI Plasma TV CL32-PD2100, CL37-PD2100, CL42-PD2100, 32PD5100, 42PD5100, 42PMA500
Special techniques are necessary for installation of the plasma TV.
I Do not attempt to perform this work by yourself.
I Request an installation specialist to install this unit.
I This company assumes absolutely no responsibility for injuries and damages that may occur due to
improper installation and handling.
I Please remember that if you remove the plasma TV set from the wall later, you will find the screw holes and
anchor bolts for the mounting unit left on the wall. Also note that a long use of the plasma TV set may
discolor the wall around it due to its heat and air flow.
To dealers and shops
G To ensure customer safety, be sure to design the installation location so that the strength is sufficient to
withstand the weight of both the plasma TV and the wall-mount unit.
G Always use at least two persons for all installations.
G Fully tighten all of the mounting screws as specified in the installation instructions.
Parts Configuration Chart
In the parts packing
Wall-mount metal
(top) x 1
M6 x 18 screw
M5 - 6 flat washer
Wire clamp
TV-mount metal
Wall-mount metal
(center) x 1
Wall-mount metal
(bottom) x 1
Bracket (R),(L)
1 each
Parts for CL37-PD2100 only
M6 x 18 screw
32PD5000, 32PD5200, 32PD5300, 37PD5200, 42PD5000, 42PD5200, 42PD5300, CMP4211/2, CMP4213/4

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Usage cautions to ensure correct usage
GThe following symbols are used to ensure safe usage of the product, to prevent danger to yourself and other
parties and to prevent damage to property.
I This symbol indicates that incorrect handling due to ignoring this symbol
can result in the possibility of personal injury or even death.
IThis symbol indicates additional
cautions (including warnings).
IThis symbol indicates forbidden
IThis symbol indicates required actions.
Safety Cautions
Contact your
local dealer.
Disconnect the
power plug from
the power outlet.
I When a malfunction occurs, disconnect the power
plug from the power outlet and take measures to
prevent other people coming near the plasma TV.
In the cases such as
The plasma TV is loose and vibrates to an extreme degree,
Mounting screws or parts are loose or missing,
failure to take appropriate actions can result in injury.
Perform the following actions immediately whenever a
malfunction occurs.
xTurn off the plasma TV power switch.
Disconnect the power plug from the power outlet.
Surround the area with rope, etc., to prevent other people
coming near.
Contact your local dealer.
I Ask your dealer to install, move or adjust the angle
of the wall-mount unit.
Incorrect installation or adjustment can cause the plasma TV to fall.
Handling by other than
professional contractors
is prohibited.
I This symbol indicates that incorrect handling due to ignoring this symbol
can result in the possibility of personal injury and physical damage.
Indicates that the power plug is to be
disconnected from the power outlet.

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I The wall where the wall-mount unit is to be
installed must be capable of long-term
support of the total load of the plasma TV and
wall-mount unit. Measures should also be
taken to ensure sufficient strength to
withstand the force of earthquakes, vibration
and other external forces.
Incorrect installation can cause the plasma TV to fall and
cause injury.
Total load of the (plasma TV + wall-mount unit)
= 26kg···CL32-PD2100
G Installation on a wooden wall
Always install so that the load is supported by a pillar. If the
strength of the pillar is insufficient, add reinforcement. Do
not install on decorative posts or plaster board.
G Installation on a concrete wall
Use commercially available anchors that are capable of
fully supporting the load of the plasma TV.
Plaster board or
thin ply wood, etc.
Pillar or
thick ply wood.
or more
or more
or more
I Avoid installing in
locations where the
temperature and
humidity are
excessively high,
and where contact
with water is
These can result in fire
or electrical shock.
Installation Location
I Do not install close
to an air-
conditioner intake
or outlet.
Do not install in
locations where there
is excessive amounts
of dust, oily smoke or
tobacco smoke.
Fire could result.
I Do not block the
ventilation holes.
Also provide
sufficient clearance
in regard to the
surroundings to
avoid blocking the
The internal
temperature could
elevate and possibly
result in fire.
I Install only on a
vertical surface.
Avoid sloped
surface. Also, do
not install facing
The internal
temperature could
elevate and possibly
result in fire.
Injury or damage could
also result from falling.

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I Do not install in
locations where
there is excessive
vibration or impact.
Injury and damage
could result from
I Do not install where
there is direct
sunlight and other
strong light.
Strong light could result
in eye fatigue during
I Use the specified
bolts and screws in
the specified places
and tighten firmly.
Failure to do this could
cause injury if the
plasma TV falls.
I Make sure the TV-
mount metals and
wall-mount metals
are firmly engaged.
Failure to do so could
cause the plasma TV
to fall.
I Do not alter any of
the parts. And do
not use broken
This could result in
injury due to the
plasma TV falling.
I Always use at least
two people to
perform the
installation work.
Injury could result from
dropping heavy
I Use care to prevent
the fingers being
Installation Method
Assembling the wall-mount metals
I Assemble the wall-mount metal (Top),
(Center) and (Bottom) with 4 M6 x 18
M6 x 18 screw x 4
Wall-mount metal
Wall-mount metal
Wall-mount metal

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Mounting the wall-mount unit on the wall
1. Prepare at least four sets of commercially available anchors and screws, etc., for various types of walls.
2. Carefully read the safety cautions concerning installation locations as described in this instruction manual and
then select a suitable location for installation.
3. The relationship between the plasma TV exterior and center, and the positions of the wall-mount unit mounting
holes is shown in the diagram for the various models. Install the anchors in the wall as shown in the diagram and
process the holes as necessary.
G Make sure that the strengths of the wall and the screws are fully sufficient.
32 inch
37 inch