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My central air never kicks off

My central air unit never seems to cool my house properly and never kicks off I have it set at 72 degrees and it reads 80 in here I have cool air coming from vents Not sure if maybe it needs recharged or what?

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  • Anonymous Jun 10, 2008

    same problem

  • mcdewgal Jun 11, 2008

    we just moved into a condo townhouse that has a weather king 13AJA18A01 which never shuts off. the temp was fine the first week or so but with the really humid hot weather the house is on the warm side. i thought it might have frozen up so i shut it off and took a look at the unit and sure enough it was frozen. so it is currently thawing out. i have read that it could be a dirty furnace filter but ours is brand new. or it could be under sized duct work, i sure hope not. hopefully someone has a solution.

    i would appreciate some advice.



    karen

  • George Barber Jul 13, 2013

    Are you going to tell me the readings or not???

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Sounds like you need to recharge it .. To tell while the unit is running go outsiode and feel the large insulated copper line going to the unit it should be cold to point od sweating like a can of coke you take out of the refrigerator and sit on the counter. also feel the air coming out of the unit outside it should be warmer than the outside air if not your freon is low

Posted on Jun 09, 2008

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