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Air Conditioning - Keeping it Cool

Keeping Cool on the Road As the summer sun beats down and temperatures soar, few things are as essential to your comfort while driving as a properly functioning air conditioning system in your vehicle. However, like all mechanical components, car AC systems can occasionally falter, leaving you sweating and uncomfortable. In this blog post, we'll explore everything you need to know about automotive air conditioning repair, from common issues to troubleshooting tips and finding the right professional help. Common Issues with Car Air Conditioning Systems 1. Refrigerant Leaks: One of the most frequent problems is a leak in the refrigerant system. Over time, seals and hoses can wear out, causing refrigerant to escape and reducing the system's cooling efficiency. 2. Compressor Malfunction: The compressor is the heart of the AC system, responsible for circulating refrigerant through the system. Issues such as electrical failures or mechanical breakdowns can lead to poor cooling pe ... read more

When's the best time to check your A/C? Before you need it!

When's the best time to check your A/C? Before you need it!

Are you ready for summer heat?  Keeping cool in your car means maintaining the operational condition of the A/C system.  How do you do that?  Honestly, there isn't much you can do to keep the A/C running right. It's a sealed system and most problems are a result of the system having a leak. When the system has a leak the best way to find it is to introduce a florescent dye into the system to identify the location of the leak along with the refrigerant.  Once we identify the leak we can go about the business of repairing it. Another likely issue is a failed compressor.  This will usually require the replacement of multiple components to remove any debris or contamination from the system.  If you have an air conditioning question we are available

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