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Q: Air conditioner not holding refrigerant

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My air conditioner is not holding refrigerant.

A: This is a common issue. The A/C system is ...

This is a common issue. The A/C system is a sealed system and the refrigerant is pressurized. Refrigerant leaks can be something simple like an O-ring seal, or complex like a compressor leaking. A mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, will need to recharge the system to find the leak. The use of UV dyes or electronic leak detectors will help pinpoint the trouble area.

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