Air Conditioning Service


De Jonge Mechanical Repairs is an ARC (Australian Refrigerant Council) certified workshop (Licence #: AU30827).

The items that we check to interpret operating functions and diagnosis prior to a car air conditioner service include:

  • Check the air vent temperature
  • Check the condenser temperature
  • Suction line temperature reading
  • Adjustment of drive belts and pulleys
  • Check the operation of valves and thermostats
  • Leak test system lines and components with an electronic leak detector
  • Inspection of hoses and components
  • Cleaning condenser fins
  • Deodorize and sanitize system


Service Procedures

  • Recover the refrigerant (weigh amount and record)
  • Test Equipment
  • Replace the Schraeder valves
  • Replace the receiver drier filter
  • Add required amount of refrigerant oil
  • Evacuate the system
  • Perform a leak detection procedure
  • Charge the system with the recommended refrigerant type and capacity
  • Start the vehicle and carry out a performance test


More info:
Nasty Smell Coming From Your Air Conditioner?
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