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6 Easy Ways to Clean Air Conditioner Coils

How to Clean Air Conditioner Coils


Sometimes we feel that the air conditioner is giving us less cooling than what it used to give. We then get it for servicing and the mechanic does nothing but cleans up the air conditioner coil and the air conditioner starts giving improved cooling and the mechanic takes a huge sum as servicing charge in return. These charges can be saved by cleaning up the air conditioner coil at home and thus here we have come with some tips for you to clean up your air conditioner coil in a better way following some tips that I am mentioning.

6 Easy Ways to Clean Air Conditioner Coils

6 Easy Ways to Clean Air Conditioner Coils

1. Eject The Air Conditioner:-

First of all, you will need to switch off the power unit of your air conditioner by switching off the main switch and then you will need of eject the air conditioner out from the place where it had been fixed. Keep it at the ground and sit besides it. Remove the external agents if any sticking to it.

2. Remove The Cabinet Cover:-

The second thing that you need to do now is to remove the outer cabinet cover from your air conditioner. You may need a screw driver to do this job. Take the outer cabinet out of it and remove the dirt if any through the means of a vacuum cleaner or any broom or dry cloth to do dusting of it in a proper way.

3. Fan Assembly Cleaning:-

As you go further, You will see the fan assembly of your air conditioner. Sprinkle some water on it and clean it up with a dry cloth. You can even choose to go for a stain remover and you may clean it up with the help of a dry cloth or cotton balls dipped in this solution.

4. Cleaning Up The Coils:-

Now reaching beyond this fan assembly, You will find the air conditioner coil. You can choose to clean this coil with a water spray from some water sprayer and you can clean it up with it. You may even choose to clean all the rest of stuff from outside in a gentle way.

5. Tap Dry:-

Now if you had used water for the cleaning approaches, You will need to tap dry these parts of your air conditioner. Simply take a dry cloth and pat dry the air conditioner coil and fan assembly with it. There should be no water left in the air conditioner and when you have completed doing it, You can keep the air conditioner still under the fan for 10 minutes and when the time gets over, you can choose to reassemble it back to the place from where you had removed it.

6. Reassemble The Air Conditioner:-

Put back the air conditioner cabinet cover at its proper place and then screw up the nuts at their proper place. You can now take the air conditioner and fix it back at its proper place making the wirings back as it used to be. You can now switch on the power supply, The air conditioner will get even cooler than before.


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