Singapore can be scorching hot throughout the summer. Most Singaporeans are relying on their cooling systems to brush off the heat and discomfort. Here are the most common air condition problems most Singaporeans are dealing that needs aircon servicing company from Billy Aircon.
- Bad wiring
Unfortunately, the bad wiring is subjected to one of the most common causes of fire incidents in Singapore. Aside from this great fire hazard, it can also cause permanent damage to the system of the air conditioner if left neglected. That’s why it’s important that the wiring of the AC is certified or done by a licensed HVAC expert otherwise it can introduce a series of problems in the long run.
- Low level of refrigerants
Refrigerants refer to the chemical that can lower the temperature of the air inside the system of your AC. However, should the level of refrigerant reduce, this could introduce a leak problem with the refrigerant system. If the technician told you that your AC is required to be recharged with refrigerant, there must be already a leak inside. Now, the technician will locate all the refrigerants and repair it one by one to restore your air conditioners condition.
Overheating is sometimes caused by the malfunctioning outside fan. The outside fan’s main job is to convey the heat from the outside and bring it inside. However, if the outside fan does not work the heat properly will not transfer and can cause the compressor inside to overheat. You risk your family’s safety without even realizing it. If left neglected, the compressor will be damaged permanently.
- Frozen coil
If your coil is frozen, it can decrease the amount of air because the air filters are too dirty and accumulated too many dust. Going back to the low level of refrigerants, one of its main causes is a frozen coil. To avoid having a frozen coil in your unit, you must make sure that your air filters are clean and replaced regularly.
- Clogged filter
Speaking of air filters, you must regularly replace otherwise it will block the airflow into your system. A dirty air filter can introduce a series of problems with your AC unit. Make sure that you follow the manufacturer’s instructions properly when it comes to replacing and cleaning your air filter because even if you did and did a mistake, it would only lead to a problem one way or another.
Some filters are required to be replaced once in every few months. If you want to check if your filter is still clean and perfectly working, check if it still allows the light to pass through. If it does not, then it’s about time to clean or replace it.
You must be aware of these common problems that you may encounter with your air conditioner because it will deteriorate over the time. Make sure to keep these tips in mind as it can lengthen the service life of your cooling system especially now that summer is near.
Looking for help in Singapore? Contact Billy Aircon Servicing & Repair Singapore at 35 Circuit Rd, Singapore 370035 or call +65 9456 0875.