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10 Signs You Need AC Repair (Part 1 of 2)

The food is made, the guests have arrived, the music has started… and your AC  goes out! Why is it air conditioning problems always seem to occur at the most inconvenient time? 

To help you be more aware of potential AC issues, we have compiled a list of 10 signs indicating you may need AC repair.

1. AC Repair Sign Warm Air

Your AC is blowing warm air because something is triggering the cooling mechanism to shut down.

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 Causes include simple things like an incorrect thermostat setting or a neglected air filter, to more significant issues like refrigerant leaks. 

2. AC Repair Sign Faulty Thermostat

The first thing to do is ensure the thermostat is set to COOL and the fan set to AUTO.  If your thermostat requires a battery, go ahead and replace it and see if that works.  

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As a side note, we recommend setting the temperature to 78°. If you’re still having issues, give us a call for AC repair. 

3. AC Repair Sign Low Air Flow

Poor airflow could be caused by several different factors. For example, you could have a leak or a tear in the duct-work, or even a blockage preventing air from flowing.   

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Other contributors to poor air flow include a clogged air filter, a broken motor, or something even more significant such as an impacted evaporator coil. 

It is best to call an expert AC technician from Sunset Air and Home Services to assess the problem.

4.  AC Repair Sign Loud Noises

Your AC unit should run quietly.

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 If you are hearing odd or loud noises, call us for AC repair. These are indicators of a problem that typically won’t go away on its own.

5. AC Repair Sign Strange Odors

If you sense odors that are musty, like mildew, chemicals, or something burning, call us.

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The problem could be one of several factors.  At any rate, your AC is crying for attention and AC repair may be in your future. 

Next up is Part 2 of 10 Signs You Need AC Repair

Contact Us for AC Repair

For more than 20 years, we’ve built a successful culture on educating our customers, so they make well-informed decisions about their AC investment.  It is important to us that we serve you with honesty and integrity, every time.

Contact us with any questions or for AC Repair,  (239) 693-9005

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