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434-239-8473 | 21632 Timberlake Road, Lynchburg, 24502

Recharge The AC Freon In Your Car Or Truck

AID Tire & Auto Repair

Your truck or car's AC system is almost completely airtight, but your freon refrigerant is always slowly leaking out. Eventually, a car will lose enough freon so that its air conditioning system will no longer cool effectively. At AID Tire & Auto Repair at 21632 Timberlake Road we are ready to recharge your AC to help you keep your car or truck's cabin temperature cool.

"Help My AC Only Blows Warm Air!"

New advancements in R134a freon systems means that freon in newer cars doesn't leak out as much as old R12 freon systems. The average new model economy car only leaks about 0.41 ounces of refrigerant per year. Come to AID Tire & Auto Repair in Lynchburg when it's time to recharge your AC freon.

AID Tire & Auto Repair's Fast 3 Step Process:
  • Vacuum out all the old refrigerant before refilling it.
  • Add new R134a refrigerant.
  • Pressurize your car's AC system and test for mico-leaks.
"Does AID Tire & Auto Repair Have R12 Freon For My Classic Car?"

Unfortunately R12 freon is no longer available. If your car or truck was made before 1994 you must convert your entire AC system to the new R134a standard. This involves replacing dozens of seals and several AC auto parts. R134a is a more highly pressurized and much more efficient refrigerant pound for pound than R12. Most classic car AC compressors and condensers cannot withstand the intense pressure required and choose to add about 25% less freon to accommodate older systems. This means your AC may not cool as well as it used to. Converting your R12 system to R134a is a big job so stop by AID Tire & Auto Repair today and talk with our mechanics about getting the job done right. Visit us today at 21632 Timberlake Road.

"Is Used Freon Ok?"

Many auto repair shops resell used AC refrigerant. The old freon is cleaned using a specialized recovery machine that removes contaminants. Used freon provided by AID Tire & Auto Repair works just as well as new freon after it's cleaned. Accepting used freon is a great way to help minimize the impact freon has on the environment.

Freon gas becomes a liquid when pressurized inside your car's A/C system but returns to its gaseous state as it leaks out. Many drivers in Lynchburg are completely unaware that they are losing freon until the day when they turn on the car's AC and find only warm air blows out. Call 434-239-8473 and ask any of our auto repair specialists about recharging your car's AC. Stop by our store at 21632 Timberlake Road and we will show you the best AC recharging options for your car.

More AC Repair Services:

AC Repair

AC Compressor Repair

Car and Truck AC Condenser Repair


What Our Customers Are Saying

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They got me in fast in an emergency situation and were very helpful. Prices are reasonable.

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Kid friendly staff! My 2 year old loves to pretend he's a mechanic and run! They were great with him! I was also involved in the process of getting tires on my jeep and they were happy to answer any questions I had! A++!

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Great people, great work and a great price. They even shuttle me back and forth to work, while the work on my car. Fantastic Customer service.

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Great work. Very competitive prices. Woody is the man.

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Good work fair price. First come first serve so get there early . Great prices on tires .

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Always a excellent place. Fair price and great service.

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