Air Conditioner Repair Tips You Can Do Yourself

Is it a warm and humid day?  Your clothes feel like they are sticking to your skin, yet it is supposed to be cool inside with the Air conditioner. It appears as though there is some kind of problem with your AC unit, yet does that mean it is important to call an AC repair service specialist? Not generally. AC cooling system issues are normal, particularly after a long summer.

If you have an Air conditioner at your home you need to know how to take care of your AC. So that you can repair it by yourself. Yes there are times when we cannot repair AC. But if know Air Conditioner Repair Tips we can at least examine your system to start with, before bringing in an expert.

Here are the few tips if your air conditioner unit needs to be repaired and blowing less cool air than normal:

Examine your breaker

You can make sure that the breaker has not been tripped for the central air circuit at the breaker box. Some central air systems also have an outdoor electrical box with a breaker or lever switch. It’s a metal or plastic box on the wall near the outdoor fan and condenser unit. 

Check the setting of AC

You can see both window and central air units have a temperature control thermostat and a fan just option. Ensure the dial is set to cool or the indoor regulator is set at a temperature lower than the encompassing air temperature of the room. Additionally, ensure that the switch or dial is in the “Cool” position and not in the “Fan only” position.

Melting the Ice

Is your system not cooling properly? Then there may be an issue of iced up into your unit. Melting the ice is a very simple procedure. You can turn off the system and run just the fan that will help to melt the ice quickly or you can just off the unit and let the ice be melt on its own.

Clean the system well

Often the system may just be dirty. Instead of an actual air conditioner repair, the unit may just need to be cleaned. You should clean the fan blades and remove dirt and extra debris from inside or near the unit. You should be very careful when fooling with blades as they are easy to bend and break. Also, make sure the unit is off when you clean it.

These above tips are very useful for you that you should try if your AC unit is on a blink! This can save you a lot of money!

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