Regas your car aircon in Gorleston

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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 Gorleston Air-Con specialists will help.


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Top garages for Aircon Regas in Gorleston (12 found)
LS Motor Repairs
203 Jobs Completed
Great Yarmouth
4.8 / 5

LS Motor Repairs are an established local independent garage and are proud to be members of Autofirst Network – a nationwide network of independent garages operating to t

LG Perfect
13 Job Completed
Great Yarmouth
5.0 / 5

We are members of the Bosch Car Service Network which is a national network of independent garages. Our objective is to provide you with a friendly and professional servi

Autotech Garage Services
21 Jobs Completed
Great Yarmouth
5.0 / 5

Nowadays we all rely on our cars, be it to travel to work or get the children to school. Due to this if our cars develop an issue, this can be an incredibly stressful tim

Ace Service Centre
Member since 28 October 2011
Great Yarmouth

We are the COMPLETE garage solution, based in Great Yarmouth off Suffolk Rd behind East Coast College. On top of Class 4,5 and 7 MOTs, we also offer a wide range of other

Albies Workshop
Member since 10 December 2015
great yarmouth

Albies workshops is based in the heart of Great Yarmouth. we already maintain and run our own fleet of over 140 vehicles. so we know how important it is to keep your car

Great Yarmouth Coachworks
Member since 06 October 2011
Great Yarmouth

"Great Yarmouth Coachworks has been established since 1950, we offer everything for the motorist in the Norfolk and North Suffolk area of East Anglia. We provide MOT test

S M S Autocare Ltd
Member since 28 October 2011
GREAT YARMOUTH

SMS Autocare was established in 2004 to give the motorist of today a trustworthy, honest and reliable service centre for you and your vehicles. SMS has grown over the pas

Bradwell Car clinic
Member since 28 October 2011
Great Yarmouth

"At Bradwell Car Clinic, we fit the bill perfectly.Whether you want us to replace your engine, fix your clutch or brakes, prepare your car for it's MOT or iron out the bo

Albies Workshops
Member since 01 July 2011
Great Yarmouth

full mot workshop and spray bay facilities

Thurlow Nunn Great Yarmouth
Member since 21 March 2017
Great Yarmouth

Thurlow Nunn Great Yarmouth

S.c motor repairs
Member since 29 March 2020
Great Yarmouth

We are mobile mechanics in gorleston we cover gorleston, hopton, bradwell, belton, yarmouth, caister, ormesby, filby, hemsby, winterton, acle and surrounding areas. Bein

Viper automotive
Member since 03 July 2019
Great Yarmouth

Well we are a new business starting out I’ve got over 15 years experience with in the trade. I love what I do cover all aspects from a service to a full custom rebuild or

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Regas your car aircon in Gorleston
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 Gorleston bookings

5.00

2 reviews

How much does Aircon Regas cost in Gorleston?

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 Gorleston for Aircon Regas on WhoCanFixMyCar.com for some of our top car makes.


Aircon Regas Cost by Car Make in Gorleston
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Ford£61.95
Audi£61.67

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
  • Give us a few details about your car and your requirements
  • We’ll send you a great selection of quotes from mechanics and garages in your area

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