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Can I wait to do this repair?

I would like to take this time to go over a common problem I get presented with almost every day. “Can I wait to do this repair?” Here is my take on some common scenarios. Mold: this one is a no brainer. Get it handled right away! Your system can be a breading ground for mold if it isn’t running properly, especially here in Florida. Relay or contactor: Relays can work intermittently and leave you stranded without warning. Contactors in particular can stick closed. If this happens it can cause your power bill to go up because the system will not turn off. It can also cause the compressor to fail. This should be addressed quickly if you want your system to be reliable. That being said, your relay could last a long time after it shows signs of going bad. Better safe than sorry is a good rule to adopt if you don’t want to be stranded. Coil cleaning: It depends on how dirty the coil is. You should take every effort to allow as much airflow though your system as possible. A system that is restricted will cause your power bill to be higher than it should be. [...]

By |2019-04-06T02:33:48+00:00September 21st, 2018|Air Conditioning Repair|Comments Off on Can I wait to do this repair?