AC Repair: Signs that Air Conditioner Repair is Needed04/27/2015 The days are getting longer and temperatures are getting warmer in Abilene, which means you’re going to be relying on your air conditioner to stay comfortable. The more you rely on your air conditioner, the greater the possibility you’ll be require AC repair. We have three warning signs to look out for and some tips to let you know when it’s crucial to call in the professionals from Abilene Air-Tech Inc to provide air conditioner service. Air from vents isn’t cold – This is possibly one of the most prominent signs that your air conditioner is in need of repair. The initial thing you’ll want to do is check your thermostat fan setting and establish that it’s set to “auto” rather than “on”. If it’s set to “on” your AC will steadily blow air even if it’s not presently being cooled. If your air conditioner is set to “auto” and it isn’t able to get to the temperature set on your thermostat, that is a sign that it’s time to call and get it checked out. Decreased air flow – This concern isn’t as easy to spot as the previous, but if you suspect the air coming from your vents isn’t flowing as strongly as it had previously, there could be a problem. If you haven’t changed your air filter in a while, that would be the first place to check, your problem could be as simple as a dirty air filter. If that’s not the case and you’re still experiencing issues, you’ll want to call the professionals at Abilene Air-Tech Inc. Strange sounds – Weird noises emerging from your air conditioner isn’t a positive sign. If you hear any clanking or rattling coming from your air conditioner, putting on headphones so you can’t hear the sounds isn’t going to fix the problem. The moving parts within your air conditioner are cabapble of becoming loose through wear and tear and will have to be repaired by a professional. Try to be cognizant of how your air conditioner sounds and works when it’s running well. This will make it easier to catch when things aren’t running correctly. Keeping up with regular maintenance is another way to determine any minor problems before they become major problems. If you haven’t yet made your your annual maintenance appointment with Abilene Air-Tech Inc, now is an excellent time. If you’ve detected any signs that your air conditioner requires repair give Abilene Air-Tech Inc a call at 325-692-5850. You can also set up an appointment with us online using our online scheduler.