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DIY Air Conditioner Troubleshooting 06-11-2013


DIY Air Conditioner Troubleshooting

Problem: see any frost or ice around the units Switch off the A/C with blower running, after ice melts check if ice again developing If then call a pro as it might be freon problem


DIY Air Conditioner Troubleshooting

Problem: Cooling is not enough Check the temperature drops air temperature leaving the air handler minus the air temperature entering air handler The result should be around 15 for efficient ones and 20 for old ones


DIY Air Conditioner Troubleshooting

Problem: Outside unit blowing hot air Blower isn’t running but the outside fan is, the problem might be blower motor, it’s run capacitor See if you can replace capacitor


DIY Air Conditioner Troubleshooting

Problem: dirt For Split systems - Clean Air Filters with soap and water For Centralized units – replace air filters it periodically


DIY Air Conditioner Troubleshooting

Problem: Placement problem No proper air circulation Solution: Consider moving the outdoor unit to a place with good air movement


DIY Air Conditioner Troubleshooting

Problem: Leak in duct Use duct tape to cover the leak


DIY Air Conditioner Troubleshooting

Problem: Low freon Look at the glass indicator - green/yellow is Ok Red/bubbling says - running out of gas Call a A/C pro* help

Diy air conditioner troubleshooting  
Diy air conditioner troubleshooting  

Common problems and Solutions - DIY air conditioner troubleshooting

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