Most of the people assume heated air from their A/C unit means it's low on refrigerant - . That's not always the cause. Often, airconisrael - window and תיקון מזגנים - through-the-wall A/C units can't blow cold air considering that the evaporator תיקון מזגן - and condenser coils or cooling fins are clogged. Professional cleaning costs over $100. But that you can do the full job yourself in approximately one hour with a few bucks in supplies. If cleaning doesn't have the desired effect, you are able to speak to an expert (or obtain a newer, more effective unit). Here's how to completely clean your A/C unit.

First eliminate the plastic filter holder/trim panel. It always snaps off. Then take it out of of the question or slide it from the wall (get help—it's heavy).

When you are working on a window unit, take out the mounting frame and also the case. The way it is screws are usually located along the base edge. Note the placement of the odd-length screws simply because they will need to wait during the same spots upon reassembly.

Then straighten the bent cooling fins which has a fin comb (Photo 1). The Frigidaire fin comb kit shown here is cheap and fits most brands of air conditioners.

Buy two cans of A/C coil cleaner (one brand is AC-Safe No. AC-920 from ;.Vacuum all visible buildup from both coils (Photo 2). Then spray both coils with the cleaner (Photo 3). While the foam works, clean the fan blades with household cleaner including a rag. If your fan motor has plastic- or rubber-capped oiling ports, pop them and squeeze in a few drops of electric motor oil (pros take advantage of the Zoomspout oiler from

Wash (or replace) the air conditioner filter and reinstall the unit. It might just blow lots cooler. Or even, מתקין מזגנים - you've other challenges!