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Ice chipping and minimal cooling

My GE Air Conditioner (I believe its an AJCS06LCB) has recently not been getting the room very cold (it used to be very effective), and has also been spitting out ice chips. The machine is not more than 3 years old, and since I live in Minnesota, is only used for three or four months of each year. Does it just need a cleaning, or does this mean something worse is happening? What is worst case scenario if the problem is not addressed?

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    steve May 11, 2010

    Remove it from the case and clean both inside and outside coils .Poor airflow is your issue.

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Hey mary you might be right about the cleaning which would possibly cause icing also a low refrigerant level.which supprising you would think would cause it to be warmer but refrigerant doesnt work that way,depends on the pressure level in the system causes refrigerant to change its properties.my advice is that if it was under 2 or 3 hundred dollars,get a deal on the cleaning if possible which is unlikely,but window ac system are more or less disposable items.so maybe get a new one and donate that one to a tech school in your area

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