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WHY IS MY AC BLOWING HOT AIR?

WHY IS MY AC BLOWING HOT AIR?

You get into your car on a cold morning, and you turn the heater on to fill the car with warm and toasty air to start your day off right. On a hot afternoon when you are getting off work and your car has been baking in the sun all day, and you know that as soon as you open your car door that boiling air is going to come pouring out, it is like opening an oven door to your car. You turn on the A/C to cool the car down, and now your A/C is blowing hot air too! This can happen for a few reasons; in this article, we will go over the more common ideas why your car's A/C unit is kicking out hot air. A LEAK IN THE SYSTEM If you've recently recharged your system and you noticed that the system is blowing hot air again after you just revived it, it could be because there is a leak in the system. When you have a hole in your system, it will lose the freon refrigerant in the system, and since there is a leak, you a ... read more

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When Should You Get Your Car AC Serviced?

When Should You Get Your Car AC Serviced?

WHEN SHOULD YOU GET YOUR CAR AC SERVICED? Imagine if you will, it is in the middle of July, the sun is shining on a perfect day and you get in your car that has been sitting in the sun all day and after you start the car you immediately turn on the A/C – and suddenly blistering hot air is blowing in your face making you feel like you are in a desert. Kind of the total opposite of what you are going for when you turn on the AC. This isn't as uncommon as some might think and if you've ever been in this situation we understand and feel for you. There are a few reasons why your A/C isn't working let's talk about what those might be, so you know how to fix it ASAP. BLOCKED CONDENSER/BROKEN Your vehicle's condenser is designed to re-cool hot refrigerated air, this is one the main unites of your car's air conditioning system. If your condenser is blocked by debris or other random items that ... read more

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