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Air conditioner freezing up

I see ice in my unit when i remove the filter. have tried leaving unit off until ice was gone, cleaned air filter, put back on after ice was gone. it still formed ice again. any suggestions?

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  • Ann Schultz Jul 17, 2007

    thank you, will do that and see what happens.

  • shirley 064 May 27, 2008

    ice is on the coils ,turn it off and still get ice back on it . can i leave on the fan all nite or leave it off all together

  • Anonymous Jun 10, 2008

    used a hair dryer

  • Anonymous Jun 29, 2008

    I cleaned the filter

  • babylexi14 Aug 18, 2008

    well ever time i put my ac one it well just start freezing so i try to to trun it off that work but when i put on i freezes all over again so some times i dran the water out but i still freezes whst should i do?

  • Anonymous Aug 31, 2008

    I have ice in my unit when i remove the filter. I've tried leaving the unit off till ice was gone, I cleaned my air filter, and it put back on after the ice was gone. it still formed ice again.

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Your unit is low on freon. Take the unit to a service facility & have it recharged & the leak repaired. Note that ice formation may normal if the outside temperature is below 45-50F. If you must use it in the meantime, leaving the unit on fan only will melt the ice much faster.

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