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AC will not cool. How much should a service charge cost?

I have two three ton units cooling my large home. The downstairs unit is no longer blowing out cold air, while the upstairs unit is. I assume the puron just needs to be replaced and checked for leaks. Is this something I can do by myself? If not, how much is a fair price for the service call?

These are not Carrier Units, but Bryant units with Puron. Model number 533GNXO48-A.

I tried to search the internet for this model number and found nothing, but this is what is typed on the outside unit.

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If the upstairs is working and the down stairs is not,You only need to have one unit checked,Don't assume it just needs puron(If it does,You have a leak,which cost more to locate and repair than some other likely causes)This is not something you can do yourself and is illegal if you are not EPA certified.to get a fair price would depend on your geographic location and the best way would be to call around to some local heating and air companies and ask how much a service call is.(That only tells you the price for them to came and see what the problem is,They will not be able to quote a price until they know what must be done to make the repairs.

I hope this has answered all your questions.

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