Listed in the chart below are the most common problems consumers run into with their air
Please read through this chart before calling for service. It could save you the
cost of a service call.
CHECK THE FOLLOWING
Is the air conditioner
plugged into a live circuit with proper
Has the time-delay fuse blown or circuit breaker tripped?
Is the Fan Control set to Off?
Has the local power failed?
Are time-delay fuses being used?
blows fuses or
Is an extension cord being used? Do not use an extension
cord with this or any other appliance.
Are you waiting three minutes before trying to restart the air
Is the air filter clean?
turns on and off
does not cool the
Are the inside evaporator coils and the outside condenser
Is there excessive moisture or heat in the room (open container
cooking, showers, etc.)?
When your air conditioner
you will hear sounds such as:
Droplets of water hitting the condenser,
causing a "pinging" or "clicking" sound.
Water droplets help to cool the condenser.
Air movement from the fan.
Sounds also may be caused by house con-
struction - such as vibration of the unit due
to wall construction
or unsteady window