- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box above.
- Better answers use proper spelling and grammar.
- Provide details, support with references or personal experience.
Tell us some more! Your answer needs to include more details to help people.You can't post answers that contain an email address.Please enter a valid email address.The email address entered is already associated to an account.Login to postPlease use English characters only.
Tip: The max point reward for answering a question is 15.
Hi, Sounds like a bit of refrigerant leaked out and it is freezing up or at least running too cold...
Here is a tip about troubleshooting your air conditioner...
There are many things that can cause your air conditioner not to cool...
Have you checked that the controls are not set to fan only? If you have lets go to the next step. All window A/C have thermal switch.. These thermal switch keeps the compressor from overheating. In the event that the compressor is overloading it would trip then click back on as the compressor cools down. Sometimes those switches go bad but the compressor is ok. They are mounted on the compressor themselves and accesable once the A/C unit cover has been opened.
sounds like the compressor may have died on you. the compressor isnt running you might as well trash it sorry for the bad news but it probably isnt worth trying to replace a compressor in a system like that it would drive you crazy and take forever if it could even be done.
It is possible the cover needs removed and the condenser coils are in need of a good cleaning. (the one in the back that is outside).This assuming the compressor is running and it has not developed a leak and lost the coolant charge. Eric
if the fan motor is on but the compressor is not : if the compressor has correct voltage up to the terminals and is not operating, the compressor is bad, if ther is not power to the terminals, the start components may be the culprit, if there is no power to the start componenets then the controller is the issue.
If the appliance is 10 years old or more you may not be advisable to put good money into bad! New appliances are so much more efficient today that they can save you a lot of money in energy!!!! You need a hands on tech for this repair!
We sell appliances for 65 years in a family business! My customers Tell me every week about the Whirlpool and or Maytag Air-conditioners that they bought for the cheapest price at Lowes,home,depot or a number of the big stores , knocked tapped did not work or had some problem form day one ! We can not shop price now a days cause people will sell ANYTHING IN A BOX! It is not made by that big manufacture! But the rights to the name have been bought !And used on the box! First, Next time buy GE PANASONIC OR FRIGIDAIRE! THE ROLLS ROYCE IS FRIEDRICH which can run for 20 to 30 years!! YES IN YOUR WINDOW!
Below I referred you to a great service nation wide!
If none of these tasks remedy the heat problem then here is a good company that's found nation wide. A&E Factory Service A&E has schedulers available to take appointments 24/7 And they do warranty work too, for most manufactures! 1(800) 905-9505
You will be fine Bless You ngafm1 PLEASE GIVE ME A GOOD RATING BEFORE YOU SIGN OFF