Best Auto Repair, Fort Lauderdale

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954-763-5506 | 2916 SE 6th Ave, Fort Lauderdale, 33316

Recharge The AC Freon In Your Car Or Truck

Wales Garage

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 Wales Garage at 2916 SE 6th Ave 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 Wales Garage in Fort Lauderdale when it's time to recharge your AC freon.

Wales Garage'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 Wales Garage 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 Wales Garage today and talk with our mechanics about getting the job done right. Visit us today at 2916 SE 6th Ave.

"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 Wales Garage 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 Fort Lauderdale 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 954-763-5506 and ask any of our auto repair specialists about recharging your car's AC. Stop by our store at 2916 SE 6th Ave 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

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TESTIMONIALS

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Ben was a pleasure to work with. He went above and beyond to help me with inspecting a vehicle I was interested in purchasing while I was across the country. I highly recommend him. Extremely knowledgeable.
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This place never ceases to amaze me. The depth of their knowledge about all cars combined with professional, efficient and reasonably priced service is a home run. Thanks Wales!
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Great shop!! Ben and his guys are definitely good at what they do!! Honest, trustworthy, forthcoming and won't try and charge you for anything you don't unnecessarily need. They also don't push you to buy from them... For example Ben said to me "I don't care if you get it done here... but please just get it done for your own safety." To sum it up great shop, great guys, great work. But that's just my opinion.
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Ben and his team are great mechanics- honest and reliable.
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Very good shop. It's been around since before I was born. It's a little pricey but they do quality work and it's like their sign says. "For people who want to keep their cars."
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Wonderful mechanics! The level of their knowledge about all cars coupled with professionalism is what make me bring my car here for repairs. I wont go anywhere else!