Common Problems That Lead to Air Conditioning Service Posted April 27, 2017 There are some common problems that lead homeowners to call Farnell Mechanical, Inc. in Opelika for air conditioning service. Take a look at our list so you’ll realize what to keep an eye out for and what could be causing the problems.Lack of maintenance—If you didn’t set up annual air conditioner service, you might end up paying for it in avoidable repairs. If your air conditioner’s coil and filters are clogged up with dirt and debris, your unit can’t operate correctly. In fact, build up like this often leads compressors and fans to fail too soon. It’s essential to always schedule annual air conditioner service with Farnell Mechanical, Inc. and examine your air filters on a regular basis to fend off this problem. Leaking refrigerant—Leaking refrigerant causes a number of problems, including a frozen coil. You can’t fix a refrigerant leak by just adding more refrigerant. You’ll need a professional to repair the leak and test it to make sure it’s legitimately fixed. They can also fill your system with the proper amount of refrigerant your model’s manufacturer requires. That will keep your system running at its best.Problems with outdoor unit—When the fan outside stops working properly, heat transfer is impeded. This can cause your air conditioner to overheat and even harm the compressor. If the whole unit fails to work, you may have a problem with your thermostat or wiring.Thermostat issues—Air conditioning repairs from problems with thermostats are common for homeowners. Your technician can help find a resolution, whether you’re having programming, sensor or wiring issues. If you have questions about your air conditioner or need to book repair service in Opelika, call Farnell Mechanical, Inc. at 334-245-4748. You can also schedule service or annual maintenance using out online scheduler. We’re happy to help!