What Your Home AC Tune-up Should Include Published on June 27, 2016 Summer has made its way to Ogden and the last thing you need is your air conditioner malfunctioning during the extreme temperatures. Help prevent your home’s A/C system from breaking down with a seasonal A/C system tune-up from Barlow Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning. What exactly is an air conditioning tune-up? Just like you go to your doctor every year for a check-up, an air conditioning tune-up is an annual visit to make sure your central air conditioning is healthy and operating correctly. Most general A/C system tune-ups will entail calibrating the thermostat, cleaning the condenser coils, checking your refrigerant levels and checking for leaks, inspecting and tightening all electrical parts, and evaluating the operation of the blower belt and motor. air conditioner tune-ups with Barlow Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning When you call Barlow Service Experts for your AC tune-up, our tune-ups include a full visual inspection as well as a detailed cleaning. Read on to see the full steps to our System Inspection and Precision air conditioning tune-up. Inspection Steps* Calibrating thermostatCheck oil and/or air filtersEvaluate blower componentsEvaluate air flowExamine all electrical connectionsEnsure proper system performanceInspect quality of installationExamine area around ACExamine AC clearancesEvaluate overall conditionExamine condenser and evaporator coils Test starting capabilitiesAssess safety controlsMeasure temperature contrast in supply and returnSurvey refrigerant pressureCheck condensate drains Tune-up Steps* Replace or clean standard home air filtersTighten the electrical connectionsAssess volts and ampsLubricate all moving piecesClean condensate drainAdminister protective coatingIn-place cleaning of blower componentsAssess cooling cycleApply biocide treatmentClean condenser coil *Where applicable Barlow Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning in Ogden is currently getting pumped for summer with discounts on A/C system tune-ups and select heating and cooling system upgrades. To find out more or schedule your annual A/C system tune-up, call 801-436-8985 today!