How Often Should You Expect to Get Air Conditioning Service Done? 06/16/2017Having routine air conditioning service completed at least annually can help lengthen the life of your air conditioner and keep it operating at its highest efficiency. Before we get to the muggiest days of the Lodi summertime, have the specialists at Tokay Heating and Air Conditioning complete your yearly air conditioning service. Some tasks should always be finished during a usual air conditioning service appointment. From energy.gov, your technician should always: Inspect for the correct amount of refrigerant, and if required, look for refrigerant leaks utilizing a leak detector. If a refrigerant evacuation is required, retrieve any refrigerant that must be emptied from the system, as opposed to illegally freeing it to the air. Inspect for correct airflow through the system. Verify the correct electric control sequence to guarantee proper sequence of operation. Examine electric terminals, clean and tighten connections. Inspect the exactness of the thermostat. When it comes to DIY air conditioning service, replacing or cleaning your air filters routinely is essential. That’s because nothing else that straightforward can help ensure your air conditioner continues to operate at a high level of efficiency. In addition to when the air filter is cleaned or changed during your yearly air conditioning service appointment, you should check it habitually. We advise taking a look at it monthly or according to the manufacturer’s advice. How often it actually needs cleaning or replacement will depend on individual influences in your home, like how much dust gets into your home and whether or not you have pets. If it’s time for your annual air conditioner service or if you have questions about air filters or another element of air conditioner maintenance, call Tokay Heating and Air Conditioning today at 209-368-0556. You can even make sure of our online scheduler to schedule an appointment for your maintenance visit.