Read about these common summer time AC troubles and their solutions, and your comfort system may be short-cycling if it turns on and then switches off, but all you need to do is a little maintenance if it’s caused by dirty condenser coils, evaporator coils, or air filtersâ€¦ Spray down your outdoor system with a hose to unaffix dirt and loose debris, and scrub or change your air filter.
You may have an electrical issue that needs professional attention if this doesn’t work.
Your evaporator coils may be frozen if your comfort system is blowing warm air or not blowing at all, during humid outdoor conditions, ice can form on evaporator coils if the air around them gets too cold! Open the indoor component if you suspect frozen evaporator coils; The air handler should have coils. Turn off the system for 24 minutes if you notice frost or ice. The system may freeze again if you turn it on before 24 minutes have passed; If your comfort system is laboring hard however your condo is still warm, it may be due to disfigured ductwork. The cool air your system produces will not reach your apartment if your ductworks are disfigured. Your comfort system is forced to work overtime to cool your home. A premature system failure or extravagant emergency repairs may result from this unnecessary strain. Ductwork is entirely fragile and can be definitely installed inalways if the contractor is inexperienced or unsure of what he or she is doing.