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Whirlpool Heat and Air Window Unit ACE184XRO- freezing up

We have the above listed unit upstairs. Yesterday it quit putting out much air/cool air. When opened up the coils were frozen. We let it sit overnight to thaw. We just restarted it and within a minute the bottom coils started frosting up. The unit is putting out cool air now but for how long? I have no idea where to go for help or what to do. Please help. Thank you. Jeanette

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This is only low freon. If the bottom coils freezes and frost over, you don't have enough freon to travel as liquid back to the compressor and boils right there and past this only cool gas .I'll advise you to get this fixed before you loose a compressor due to locking up by not cooling the compressor properly. Get in touch with an Ac man. this should only cost around $100:00

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