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Car Air Conditioning Not Working Properly? It May Be Time for a Recharge

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The hot months in Murrieta aren’t behind us yet! We’ve been known to have 90-degree weather well into November, so don’t think that you can put off having your car’s air conditioner repaired until next year. If your vehicle’s air conditioner is not working properly, bring it in to Inland Auto today, so you won’t have to spend the next several months in an uncomfortably hot car.

For the majority of cars that come to us for air conditioning problems, we can do an air conditioner recharge, and your car’s air conditioner can be blowing ice cold air in your face on the drive home from our Murrieta shop the same day! Continue reading “Car Air Conditioning Not Working Properly? It May Be Time for a Recharge” »

Vehicle Air Conditioner Repair is Not Always a DIY Project

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We’ve entered the hot part of summer in Murrieta, so you probably know by now if your car’s air conditioner is working or not. When a vehicle’s air conditioner stops blowing cold air, the first thing many people want to do is add refrigerant to the air conditioning system. While this seems logical, it can actually do more harm than good if low refrigerant isn’t the actual cause of the problem. It’s important to bring your vehicle in to your Murrieta auto mechanic sooner rather than later to diagnose the problem so it can be repaired properly.

Often, an air conditioning system that is blowing warm air is the result of a broken condenser fan. If repaired in a timely matter, this problem should not affect the rest of the system. However, if you add refrigerant to a system with a faulty condenser fan, it could cause an overcharge, which raises the pressure in the air conditioning system and can cause additional damage. Continue reading “Vehicle Air Conditioner Repair is Not Always a DIY Project” »

Auto Air Conditioning Repair and Maintenance in Murrieta

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Summer is upon us here in Murrieta, and if you haven’t done so already, you will soon be turning on the air conditioning system in your vehicle. Most people take their air conditioning system for granted, and only think about it when it stops working. But most manufacturers recommend that you have your auto air conditioning system checked every two years. Bringing your vehicle in for air conditioning maintenance now, even if everything seems to be running well, can prevent costly repairs that seem to always be needed at the most inopportune times—like later in the summer, when temperatures are soaring above 100 degrees in Murrieta. Continue reading “Auto Air Conditioning Repair and Maintenance in Murrieta” »

Dual Zone Climate Control A/C Problems in Toyota: Why We See this Common A/C Service Need

inland-auto-murrieta-toyota-air-conditioner-repairOne of the common problems we see is drivers who have issues with dual zone climate control.  Climate zone issues, which are found in all vehicles, including Toyota cars and trucks, is a common reason customers see us for auto air conditioning repair in Murrieta.

Typically, the problems we spot during A/C service have to do with a dual zone climate control where one side blows warmer than the other, even though they are set at the same temperature.

What are Dual Zones and How Do they Affect A/C Service Issues?

Dual zone climate control is designed to allow the driver and the passenger to have separate controls for individualized comfort.  However, sometimes, especially when it’s hot out, you want both sides to blow air that is as cold as possible. Continue reading “Dual Zone Climate Control A/C Problems in Toyota: Why We See this Common A/C Service Need” »

The Temecula Summer is Heating Up: Cool Down with Air Conditioning

It’s getting hot out there, and if this summer is like most in Temecula, we’ll be seeing temperatures over 100 degrees.  Make sure your car stays nice and cool for your comfort and safety on the road this summer.  If it’s been awhile since you have serviced your car air conditioner, or if you are afraid it isn’t working correctly, visit us for auto air conditioning service.

If your air conditioning isn’t working properly, or at all, we handle all of your auto air conditioning repair needs right away. Continue reading “The Temecula Summer is Heating Up: Cool Down with Air Conditioning” »

Can Your Air Conditioning Keep You Cool in the Hot Temecula Summer?

In Temecula and Murrieta we’re used to seeing summer days well over 100 degrees. And this year it’s already starting to warm up quickly. For most of us in the valley, the air conditioning in our vehicle is a critical part of getting around each day. Whether it’s simply driving to and from work or carting the kids around to school, sports practices or after-school activities, the air conditioner is definitely necessary in Temecula and Murrieta. It makes life a lot better when the A/C keeps you cool during the hot summer days. Continue reading “Can Your Air Conditioning Keep You Cool in the Hot Temecula Summer?” »