A Hot Mess (AC System-Compresser)

November 6, 2022

Air conditioning used to be a real luxury in a vehicle, but now it's standard in most. Your vehicle's air conditioning system is built to last a pretty long time, but like anything mechanical, sometimes it fails. It helps to know a little about how the A/C works. There's a compressor that press... More

Your Vehicle's Hissy Fit (AC System)

September 11, 2022

When you hear hissing sounds coming from your vehicle, you might start thinking the worst. One type of hissing coming from around your air conditioner may be a normal sound, or it could be a sign of serious trouble. First - the normal sound. When you turn off your vehicle, the refrigerant goes... More

Air Conditioning Service in Troy

November 25, 2020

Hey Troy! Let's talk about one of our Michigan summertime must-haves: your car A/C. It's real easy for Troy drivers to take their car's air conditioner for granted. Just push the right buttons and out comes cool, dry, clean air. But your air conditioning system needs attention from time to time t... More

Keep Your Cool in Troy: Air Conditioning Service

September 27, 2020

Most Troy drivers don't even think about their air conditioner. Now here's a tip for Troy vehicle owners: Run your air conditioner every so often during Michigan winters. This circulates the lubricant to help keep the seals from drying out. The air conditioner actually removes some of the moist... More

Busted! Air Conditioning (Air Conditioning Maintenance)

September 27, 2020

Your vehicle's air conditioning is something you count on when the weather heats up. But there's bound to be a day when you turn it on and one of these things happens: Only warm air blows out Cold air starts blowing out but then it turns warm on its own It's not blowing air at all It blows smel... More

Air Conditioning Maintenance at Auto Lab Troy in Troy

September 24, 2020

Warm weather or cold, Troy drivers still need to think about their vehicle's air conditioning. Most Troy people don't service their air conditioning until after it fails. At Auto Lab Troy, we can advise you on your vehicle manufacturers preventive maintenance schedules for air conditioning servi... More

A Cold Day in Troy ? Air Conditioning Service at Auto Lab Troy

July 29, 2020

Most Troy drivers worry about a breakdown or a tire blowout on a busy Michigan highway, but don't worry too much about failure of their air conditioning system. A breakdown on the side of the road can be a miserable and dangerous affair during Troy rush hour, but so can a long ride in a hot vehi... More

Troy Air Conditioning Service

July 10, 2020

Working up a sweat is a great thing to do in a gym around Troy, but not in your vehicle. When Troy residents' vehicle AC Systems have a problem, they'll often feel it right away. The question is, how long do you put up with it? You know, the old comfort versus cost dilemma. But a more comfortable... More

Not So Cool (Air Conditioning Systems)

June 7, 2020

There's nothing quite like getting in your vehicle on a hot day, switching on the air conditioning and having warm air blow out of the vents. You may have had no problem for months and then, one day, you are driving around in a sauna. You're hot stuff, but not in a good way! So what goes wrong w... More

Cool Breeze: Air Conditioning Service at Auto Lab Troy in Troy

March 24, 2019

Most Michigan auto owners know that their vehicles need regular preventive maintenance like changing the oil and filters, rotating the tires and refilling the washer fluid. But did you know that your air conditioning system needs routine maintenance as well? Taking care of your air conditioning ... More