Regas your car aircon in Doncaster

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Is your aircon not blowing cold air? Is your car damp, or are your windows steaming up? Don't worry - you most likely need a car aircon regas, and our Doncaster Air-Con specialists will help.


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Top garages for Aircon Regas in Doncaster (73 found)
Cazoo - Doncaster
91 Jobs Completed
Doncaster
3.4 / 5

Cazoo Provides servicing, MOT testing and repairing for all makes and models. Our wealth of experiencing providing car sales and aftersales care ensures that our customer

Church Hall Garage Ltd
977 Jobs Completed
Thurnscoe
4.9 / 5

Established in 1975, Church Hall Garage Ltd has been maintaining and repairing cars, light vans and 4x4 vehicles to the highest possible standards. With the fully equ

IN'n'OUT Autocentres Rotherham
1471 Jobs Completed
Parkgate
4.3 / 5

At IN’n’OUT Autocentres we offer fixed prices MOTs and Servicing for any make and model of car with no hidden extras. We are proud to be a ‘Which? Trusted Trader’ so we a

Phoenix Motors
355 Jobs Completed
Mexborough, Kilnhurst
4.8 / 5

We are a newly established business based in Kilnhurst/Swinton Rotherham, South Yorkshire, Proud to be in the motor trade going strength to strength. We offer a no-hassl

Wilco Motosave - Doncaster
245 Jobs Completed
Doncaster
4.8 / 5

Wilco Motosave is one of the North's leading independent family owned motorists' stores and fitting centres. With 26 branches located throughout Yorkshire, Lincolnshi

Wilco Motosave - Mexborough
126 Jobs Completed
Mexborough
4.9 / 5

Wilco Motosave is one of the North's leading independent family owned motorists' stores and fitting centres. With 26 branches located throughout Yorkshire, Lincolnshi

Evans Halshaw Renault - Doncaster
Jobs Completed
Doncaster
1.4 / 5

Accompanying our extensive range of offers on new and used vehicles are a wide selection of services that offer a cost-effective way of keeping your vehicle in its best p

Formula One Autocentres - Rotherham
241 Jobs Completed
Rotherham
3.8 / 5

Established in 1974, Formula One Autocentres set out with a mission to deliver a completely new fast-fit experience to its customers. This would feature clean, modern pre

Formula One Autocentres - Doncaster
364 Jobs Completed
Doncaster
3.6 / 5

Established in 1974, Formula One Autocentres set out with a mission to deliver a completely new fast-fit experience to its customers. This would feature clean, modern pre

Mick Jackson & Co Ltd
58 Jobs Completed
Doncaster
3.7 / 5

Introducing Mick Jackson & Co Ltd – The Tickhill MOT Test Centre! We are your local mechanic and MOT test centre in the heart of Doncaster, South Yorkshire. We offer

CarSure Of Rotherham
7 Jobs Completed
Rotherham
5.0 / 5

KAM Cars Ltd T/A CarSure of Rotherham Rotherham Road Maltby Rotherham S66 8ER We are a small, independent and family run used car dealership with a fully equipped

PK Autos
95 Jobs Completed
Swinton
4.7 / 5

Established in 2017, PK Autos as been maintaining and repairing cars to the the highest possible standards.With over 17 years experience in a main dealer we can guarentee

R Turner Motor Specialist LTD
191 Jobs Completed
ROTHERHAM
4.7 / 5

My names Rob, I've been a mechanic for the past 10 years,I am main dealer trained. I've worked on pretty much ever car going. I do anything from a service to an engin

Big on Tyres Autocentres
81 Jobs Completed
Doncaster
4.8 / 5

******PLEASE NOTE OUR OPENING TIMES AFTER 18.00 ARE DROP OFF ONLY AT OUR DROP OFF LOCATION:- BIG ON TYRES TRAFFORD WAY DONCASTER DN1 3BX OUT OF HOURS NUMBER IS ON O

ARN Diagnostics Ltd.
114 Jobs Completed
Doncaster
3.0 / 5

ARN Diagnostics Ltd we have been an established garage in the Doncaster area for 10 years now. Our fully equipped garage offers a wide variety of services. We pri

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Regas your car aircon in Doncaster
Frequently asked questions
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How does car Air Conditioning work?

Your air conditioning works in a similar way to your fridge. It uses 'refrigerant', which changes from a liquid to a gas at a relatively low temperature, in a series of coils. When it does, it absorbs heat. It blows air past these coils, cooling the air as it passes. Afterwards, this gas is converted back to a liquid, creating heat, but this heat is blown outside, rather than into, your car.

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What is an Air-Con 'Regas'?

The process involves removing all refrigerants from your air-conditioning system and replacing with the precise quantity of fresh refrigerant. It is required if the air is no longer blowing as cold as it should or isn't clearing up fogged windows.

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How can I prolong the life of my Air Conditioning?

Use it! Make sure to switch it on every few weeks in the winter/spring and let it run until the air is blowing really cold. This will mean it is more reliable in the summer.

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Can I regas Air-Conditioning myself?

‘Kits’ are available to inject fresh refrigerant into your system. However, they won't remove old refrigerant, impurities, moisture etc, nor will they check for leaks. Given the low cost of a professional re-gas, we would always recommend it.

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How often do you have to regas car air-conditioning?

Most vehicle manufacturers would recommend that the process should be carried out every 1-2 years.

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How to check air-con gas

There are a number of ways to check your aircon to see if it needs a regas. Look out for your AC running for a long time and never cooling your car, air coming out of vents not very cold, a hissing or bubbling noise and of course any leaks. These signs should push you towards booking in a regas.

Average rating for  Aircon Regas in Doncaster bookings

4.56

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How much does Aircon Regas cost in Doncaster?

The cost of servicing, MOT and repairs differ across the country and Aircon Regas is not any different. Labour rates will be higher or lower depending on where in the country you are. Take a look below at the average quote in Doncaster for Aircon Regas on WhoCanFixMyCar.com for some of our top car makes.


Aircon Regas Cost by Car Make in Doncaster
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Ford£59.75
Vauxhall£58.11
Nissan£64.03
Volkswagen£60.54
Renault£64.16
Citroen£57.57
Audi£60.86
BMW£57.50
Peugeot£60.99
Mercedes£57.30
Toyota£59.23
MINI£58.42
Volvo£57.91

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 29/06/2022 and 27/09/2022.

How often does car air conditioning need recharging?

Usually, you need your aircon re-gassed about every two years. This will allow the aircon system to run smoothly and probably save some fuel too.

The majority of modern cars have air conditioning fitted as standard as it is vital for making the ride in a car comfortable for passengers.

An air conditioning system works by using refrigerant gas to push air through several components in the aircon system and then into your car.

Whether its freezing cold or boiling hot, it’s your air conditioning which makes driving in such conditions bearable, so it’s important to look after the system!

Surprisingly, over 10% of air-con gas escapes through the system each year. This means that the power of the system drops significantly over time. However, your air conditioning will not be checked during an MOT or service which is why it’s important that you make an effort to have it checked specifically.

Car manufacturers recommend that cars should have their air con recharged (Regassed) every two years.

Even if your car is new it should be something that you have checked as your cars performance could be significantly affected.

This is because the engine will have to work harder to produce cold air if there is an issue with the air conditioning meaning more fuel will be required to make the system work.

If the system has not been recharged in two years, the drop in engine performance will be noticeable.

As soon as you realise a drop in the power of your air con you should take the vehicle in for repair. If there is an unpleasant smell being emitted, this is another sign that the air con needs looking at.

How does aircon regassing work?

The job of recharging air conditioning is not complex and will not take long.

The mechanic will carry out a leaks check on the air con system before the repair work, to ensure the job can be carried out without causing damage to the car.

As soon as this is complete, the technician will be able to recharge the system.

The mechanic carrying out the work will first remove old refrigerant from your car as well as the current gas and lubricant.

They will then replace it with new gas and lubricants.

The job will also typically include an entire system clean out which is carried out to remove any bacterial build up.

This is often the reason for a strange or unpleasant smell being emitted from the air conditioning which is why it is important to have this job completed every two years.

The whole process should take around 45 minutes as there are no new parts required for install.

The air conditioning in your car should be noticeably improved after a regas if you haven’t had one for over two years.

If you want to ensure your air conditioning stays in tip top condition, make sure to use it regularly as this the compressor will stay lubricated.

Finding a mechanic you can trust to do a good job and charge a fair price, is not always easy, which is why we simplified the process.

  • Enter your car registration number
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You can then compare the quotes and read reviews from previous customers to find the best deal in your area, before booking aircon regas online.

Gavin from Ross Motors explains an Aircon regas