What is the AC accumulator? An AC accumulator manages the flow of refrigerant through the AC syste? as well as removing unwanted moisture and debris. The AC accumulator acts as a filter and stores this moisture and debris that it accumulates from the AC system. How do you know your AC accumulator needs to be replaced? Moldy smell while AC is runningYour notice refrigerant leaking Weak airflow coming from ventsHow is the AC accumulator replaced by a mobile mechanic? The AC refrigerant is removed from the AC system.The broken accumulator is removed and a new accumulator is installed with new O-rings.The AC system is put into a vacuum and then recharged with refrigerant. The vehicle is then road tested to check AC operation.How important is it to have your AC accumulator replaced? Without a working AC accumulator your AC will not wor? and this may be uncomfortable during hot months.
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Get an instant online price for most maintenance and tire services. For repairs, you can book a service call and a mechanic will diagnose the concern and give you a quote, on-site. If you would like a quote before we see the vehicle, you can Request a Quote in as little as 60 seconds and receive your quote by email or phone, usually within 1 business hour.
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After selecting your service(s) (or a diagnostic), simply select a day & time that works best for you and we will dispatch our best-suited technician or mechanic, based on your vehicle & needs. You will receive a confirmation email with the details and a reminder email/SMS as well. Auto care has never been easier!
Once the technician arrives, they will explain the work order, what they will be doing and then begin work on your vehicle. In most cases, a complementary Digital Vehicle Inspection will be completed so you can have peace of mind that your vehicle is in good condition or what may need to be addressed in the future.