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How Does An Air Conditioner Work? — Appliance Repair Tips

Air conditioner not cold enough or leaking water? This video provides information on how a window air conditioner works and offers troubleshooting tips to assist you in diagnosing and repair.

Here is a list of the most commonly replaced parts associated with each air conditioner symptom:

Air conditioner not cold enough: air filter, compressor, thermostat, thermistor
Air conditioner fan not working: drive motor, fan motor, relay board
Air conditioner compressor won’t run: thermostat, control board, overload
Air conditioner compressor won’t turn off: thermostat, thermistor, relay board, control board
Air conditioner is loud or noisy: compressor, drive motor, fan motor, fan blade, fan, blower wheel

All of the information provided in this window air conditioner troubleshooting video is applicable to the following brands: Amana, Electrolux, Fedders, Frigidaire, GE, Haier, Hampton Bay, Kenmore, LG, Whirlpool

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In addition to providing replacement parts, RepairClinic.com offers free online troubleshooting information and DIY repair videos. Use our website to choose from a series of problems to discover the likely causes and the correct replacement part(s) for your particular model. Once you’ve determined the solution, our expertly-produced video tutorials will guide you through every step of the repair.

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