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Air conditioner I purchased a Goldstar r1003 window air conditioner a couple years back...almost from day one it would be fine for a couple hours,...then you would hear chunks of ice being thrown around inside. I read where dirty coils or lack of freon could cause this, but its happened since it was close to new. Any thoughts?

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If the air flow is restricted or partially blocked (dirty cooling fins, filter etc), ice will form inside becaue the air stays in ithe cooling coil or fils for a long period of time. Lack of freon will not cause Ice formation because there is not enough cooling power.

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