Category Archives: AC Maintenance

STOP PUTTING YOURSELF AT RISK!

STOP PUTTING YOURSELF AT RISK!

Dangers of fixing your car’s AC The vehicle’s car conditioner is designed to provide cool air to passengers who would otherwise be exposed to hot temperatures emanating from the outside environment. However, air conditioners do have a number of hazardous materials which should only be handled by a trained auto-mechanic or technician. The coolant hazard emanates from Freon gas which is usually compressed inside the vehicles air conditioning compartment in order to provide a cooling effect via evaporation. The health hazard posed by Freon gas can lead to cardiac arrhythmia, in addition to causing damage to the ozone layer when released in the atmosphere. Benzene is one of the toxic substances present in the air conditioner. Benzene is a well known carcinogens that cause anemia and cancer, in addition to affecting the normal working of the liver and kidney after prolonged exposure. Attempting to ... read more

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HOW CAN I TELL IF MY CAR’S AC NEEDS TO BE REPAIRED?

HOW CAN I TELL IF MY CAR’S AC NEEDS TO BE REPAIRED?

Signs your car’s AC needs maintenance There is a sign for everything and when it comes to Cars, all you need is notice a few things. If you are worried about your Car’s A/C, here are a few things to look out for: Water- One of the subtle duties of your A/C is to clear water and moisture from the cabin. The A/C sucks out humidity out of the cabin and drains it out from somewhere under the chassis. If that piper is blocked, or clogged, then there is chance you will quickly notice increased humidity, sweaty cabin and eventually water puddles will start forming on the floor of your car. Noise- The rotating fan is part and parcel of your A/C, and as long as it is running and not noisy, everything should be OK. The truth is, many times this Fan might become noisy, and this is easily an issue that needs to be checked. Any unusual noise f ... read more

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