Check Your Cars Air Conditioning

Check Your Cars Air Conditioning With the engine running does the compressor clutch engage when the A/C is switched on? If it doesn't, this generally indicates a low (or empty) refrigerant situation, or an electrical issue. Also, listen for clicking or cycling noises in the compressor when the A/C is switched on. If this is […] Read more »

Air Conditioning Question

Great air conditioning question we hear ALL THE TIME: My technician told me he couldn't find the leak in my system, so he topped-off the refrigerant in my vehicle, but didn't perform any leak repair. Now it appears to be low on refrigerant again — I know the leak is still there. What can I […] Read more »

Air Conditioning Service

Air Conditioning Service I came in to the shop with some refrigerant in my vehicle, so why is my technician charging me for the full amount of refrigerant charge — shouldn't I get credit for the quantity I came in with?   Your service technician doesn't have a way of figuring out precisely just how […] Read more »

Air Conditioning Service

Air Conditioning Service What is the difference between a "top-off" and an "evacuation and recharge" of my cars air conditioning system? Why would I want one air conditioning service or the other?   A top-off involves merely charging refrigerant into your car. An evacuation air conditioning service and recharge air conditioning service consists of removing […] Read more »

Air Conditioning Recharge

Air Conditioning Recharge As we get into another vehicle air-conditioning season many drivers are flipping on the AC only to be greeted with waves of hot air. If this happens drivers want to feel the cool breeze as rapidly and cheaply as possible. That's what this short article is about.   For people that have […] Read more »

Air Conditioners in Cars

How Air Conditioners in cars Air conditioning like it says 'conditions' the air. It not only cools it down, but also minimizes the moisture content, or humidity. All air conditioners function exactly the same way whether they're installed in a building, or inside a automobile. Most people don't realize that turning on the air conditioning […] Read more »