Why have your air con serviced/regassed?
- Not cold enough?
- Windows not demisting?
- Nasty smells when A/C is on?
- Strange noises when A/C is on?
Your car air con system loses up to 15% of it's refrigerant gas every year.
A poorly performing car air conditioning system can cause a build up of fungus, bacteria and other microbes growing inside the evaporator core, causing a smell, can sometimes cause an allergic reaction and can lead to legionnaires disease.
Ideally your vehicle's air con system should be serviced every 18/24 months, all manufacturers will recommend this . Yet when your vehicle has a general maintenance service, in most cases, an air conditioning service will not be included. There will usually be an additional charge.
A typical manufacturer car air conditioning service will cost at least £100.
A poor aircon system can increase your fuel costs as the air conditioning compressor needs to work harder.