Signs Your Air Conditioner Needs Repair

Signs Your Air Conditioner Needs Repair

10 Signs Your Air Conditioner Needs Repair or Replacement

In one of our articles we discussed the importance of having air conditioning in your home, highlighting how it’s good for your health amongst 10 other benefits. Since an air conditioner is such a crucial piece of equipment it goes without saying, when it’s not performing up to standard it needs repair or replacement urgently.

A failing air conditioner exhibits some tell-tale signs to look out for. In this article we are going to look at 10 signs your air conditioner needs repair or replacement. The good thing is that if you are around Gauteng in any of these areas you can contact Isocool for professional air conditioner repairs and replacement.

10 signs your air conditioner needs repair or replacement
  • Air Conditioner is Blowing warm air

Unless it’s an air source heat pump which alternates between heating and cooling, your air conditioner is not supposed to blow warm air. Its job is too cool the environment in your home and if it’s failing to do this, it’s a tell-tale sign it needs to fixed. There can be quite a number of reasons why this is happening but this is one of the signs your air conditioner needs repair. Contact Isocool air conditioner repair experts in Johannesburg to come and diagnose where the problem is coming from.

  • Faulty AC Thermostat

The thermostat is responsible to regulating temperature in your home. It is a piece of equipment which can be regarded as the brain of your air conditioner system since it switches it on or off depending on certain conditions. There are several tell-tale signs that your ac thermostat is bad and the most obvious is that your air conditioner will not switch on. If you suspect this to be the case then contact Isocool air conditioner repair experts in Johannesburg to come and take a look. We strongly advise against attempting repairs on your own due to the delicate nature of the thermostat.

  • Less Airflow

The whole point of having an air conditioner installed is for cooling not an aesthetic finish. When there is less airflow from the vents this is a problem. Most times the main culprit is the compressor unit though it can be something else like problematic ducts. You can never be too sure until a proper diagnosis is carried out. If faced with airflow issues, consider contacting Isocool air conditioner experts in Johannesburg for repairs.

  • AC produces loud noise

Besides this being a major irritation it’s a tell-tale sign that something is wrong with your AC unit. If you can, switch off the air conditioner to prevent further damage and contact Isocool air conditioner repair experts in Johannesburgto come and fix it for you. The grinding, squeaking sounds coming from inside your ac system are a clear sign of mechanical failure hence contact us ASAP.

  • Bad Odor

One of the main functions we highlighted in our article on benefits of an air conditioner was that it filters pollen and other impurities. Normally there shouldn’t be any issues arising from doing this, but when your air conditioner becomes faulty there can be mold build up causing a nasty smell. In other instances, it might just be electrical wiring getting burnt. Whatever the case, if you notice any strange smell coming from your air conditioner then contact Isocool air conditioner repair experts in Johannesburg to come and fix if for you. Living it unattended poses a hazardous threat to you and your entire family.

  • Humid Conditions in Your Home

Humidity is the amount of water vapor in your home. If there is a lot of water vapor in the air, the humidity will be high. A normal functioning air conditioner should be able to regulate humidity conditions in your home. However, if you notice the environment in your home has become more humid it’s a clear sign something is wrong with your air conditioner. Get this fixed as soon as possible since most electrical appliances in your home are not fans of humid conditions. Contact Isocool air conditioner repair experts in Johannesburg to come and carry out a professional service.

  • Concurrent AC Problems

When was the last time you got your AC repaired before it developed another fault? What is the spacing between concurrent faults happening? Is it less than 3 weeks? Though this might be contributed to contracting incompetent self-styled repair experts, sometimes it might just be your ac has reached the end of its life span. If that’s the case forget about repairs and get a new one. At Isocool we do supply and installation of air conditioners in Johannesburg. Contact us.

  • Visible Water Leaks

Inside every air conditioner is a coolant that serves the purpose of cooling down the air. Freon is a non-combustible gas that is used as a coolant in air conditioners. If there are leaks and this gas is exposed to room temperature it turns into a liquid watery state. This is the water you see when your air conditioner is leaking. Avoid touching and smelling the watery liquid because Freon is poisonous, contact us to come and conduct emergency repairs on your air conditioner.

  • Rising cost of bill

Every appliance experience tear and wear and over time becomes less efficient. Check from your manufacture’s guide how long your air conditioner is expected to last. It might be time to get a replacement. If you want you can attempt service and repairs but the efficiency will never be the same. Whatever you decide, contact us for professional air conditioner repairs or replacement in Johannesburg.

  • AC Lifespan has elapsed

This adds on our previous point, the reason why your air conditioner might start to malfunction is because it has reached the end of its lifespan according to the manufacture’s stands. We recommend getting a replacement in this case. Contact us for air conditioner installation in Johannesburg.

Your Local Air Conditioner Experts Say

Now you know signs your air conditioner needs repair, we are available 24/7 to meet your air conditioner needs. Our experienced technicians to maintain a professional appearance, be courteous at all times, and provide the highest level of client service and support.

If you are looking to hire a team who offers lasting repair and replacement services in Johannesburg, contact Isocool today.

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