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Danby DAC5020 Air Conditioner fan works but not compressor

5 year old Danby Window Air Conditioner. I plugged in the unit after storing it for 2 years. The fan works on all 3 speeds, but when I turn it to 'Cool' the compressor does not kick in, it just continues to blow air. Is it a fixable problem or is it time to toss the unit?

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It could be as simple as being low on refrigerant. Depends on how expensive the unit is if its worth recharging and how big the unit is. Some small units will need to have a recharge point fitted which cost more of course.

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