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the Cost of Air Conditioner Repair

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Location 
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Description
$ 280
Aug 2007
Dallas, TX
Repairman needed for air conditioner blowing hot air  more... close row
$ 350
Apr 2008
Brighton, Michigan
Central air conditioning leaking  more... close row
$ 90
May 2008
Ashland, KY
Air conditioning wouldn't blow cold air  more... close row
$ 219
May 2007
Nashville tn
Leaking line on air conditioner fixed  more... close row
$ 4200
May 2007
Arlington,TX
Pump for heating and cooling had to be replaced  more... close row
$ 100
May 2007
La Crescent, MN
Smaller companies might be faster  more... close row
$ 175
May 2008
Bowling Green, Kentucky
Needed air conditioning during hot weather  more... close row
$ 65
May 2008
Wellington, FL
AC necessary necessary before throwing any more parties  more... close row
$ 100
May 2008
Catonsville, MD
Charging by the job is better than by the hour  more... close row
$ 100
Apr 2008
New Edinburg, AR
More refrigerant added to window unit  more... close row
$ 316
Apr 2008
Westfield, Indiana
Air conditioning repaired by reliable company  more... close row
$ 1700
Jul 2007
athens ohio
Air conditioner condenser replacement  more... close row

Description of service

Would figure that in the middle of one of the hottest summers our air conditioning unit would go out completely.I was shocked to say the least that the total cost would be $1700.We had really no other choice but to have it repaired.I was hoping it would be a simple fix but of course it was the outside condenser that needed to be replaced.The 1700 covered the cost of a new condenser and labor. The price for the condenser was 1295 this included the condenser and all extra parts he needed.The remaining $405 was for his labor charge.


Review of Service

Well i hate to give all the boring details but i have to share our experience to warn others.

We called all over the area and in the middle of the summer surprise there a bit busy.We wanted to find someone who would be able to get to our house as quick as possible.We have a 2 story house so air conditioning units was not an option.Finally we received an appointment 1 week after initial contact.When he came out it took a total of 10 minutes to tell us the news that it was the condenser.Of course there was none in the area so it had to be ordered.@ weeks later the gentleman came out and got us up and running again.


Tips

When the service repairman came out he said that it is possible to get a used unit.of course for us this was not an option since there was none to be found.I would suggest seeing if you cant find used before going for a new unit.Also we learned to have someone come out once a year to do an inspection to make sure everything is running up to par.Also we received a 10 year warranty with our unit,so I would make sure there is some kind of a warranty with such a large purchase.


$ 108
May 2007
Houston, Texas
Old air conditioner died  more... close row
$ 200
Jun 2006
Ashland City, TN
Air conditioner fix was only temporary  more... close row
$ 120
May 2007
Boiling Springs, SC
Heat pump replacement  more... close row