All of us rely pretty heavily on our cooling system during the sweltering summers and given the rise in global temperature, we need them, even more, to brave through the heatwaves. Now, your AC is going to run into problems eventually and if you are not getting them fixed or checked out, you will end up having to retire your current model quicker than you would like. This is why we are going to dedicate this article to the warning signs that your air conditioning system might need professional help.
- This is going to be self-evident but if your AC is blowing warm air when you turn it on, you need to call in a repairman. There can be several reasons why this might be happening like a coolant leak, a problem in the system, too much dust in the filters, and so on.
- Your thermostat is pretty important since it keeps your AC on and at a specific temperature, so if your AC keeps switching off, and if you notice that your thermostat is not able to change the settings/preference on your AC unit, you will need to call in an expert and have them check out both the thermostat and the AC unit.
- If you notice a bad smell whenever you turn on your AC, you need to call in an AC tech as soon as you can. You could be dealing with mold or a burn in the wires or other parts of the unit.
- If your AC is leaking a lot of liquid, then you could either be dealing with a problem in the condensation pipe or a potential leak in the coolant. A coolant leak is more serious out of the two, and an expert should be called in swiftly if you have noticed it.