Servicing and Repair
Providing Quality A/C Repair and Servicing starting for only $59.99*
We run an in-depth diagnosis of your vehicles A/C System to ensure we are not
overlooking any major component failure or perhaps small components that may affect larger
my auto air conditioning system be checked?
Each year prior to the warm weather months - or - any time it isn't working to your satisfaction, bring it in
for an A/C System Check.
is included in the Auto Air Conditioning System Service?
A/C Performance System Check
A/C System Inspection
Are there environmental concerns with Air Conditioning?
Because the refrigerant used in some air conditioning systems is considered harmful to the environment, it is
important that it not be allowed to escape during servicing. We begin each air conditioning service with a leak
detection test. Our technicians use a sealed, environmentally friendly process that captures the refrigerant,
cleans it, replenishes it and returns it to your vehicle's air conditioning system good as new.
if my vehicle still uses freon?
Auto air conditioning systems built before 1995 use the refrigerant R-12 or (CFC-12), also referred to as
Freon. The EPA determined that Freon was destroying the ozone layer and in 1995, all production ceased. Freon
is now extremely expensive and difficult to find. PTAC offers a retrofit service that enables your A/C system
to use the inexpensive R-134a refrigerant. The retrofit pays for itself in the cost savings on the
does the retrofit service include?
All retrofits are evaluated on a case-by-case basis. Different vehicles may require slightly different
We evacuate all R-12 and most of the existing refrigerant oils from the air conditioning system.
In some instances, certain parts, such as the O-rings, hoses, accumulator or receiver/dryer, must be
replaced to assure compatibility with R-134a.
In addition, special fittings and labels must be placed on the vehicle to properly identify that it has
This is required by law and is a mandatory part of any air conditioning retrofit procedure.
This service, like all services performed at Tony's Auto Repair, is advised based
on your manufacturer's recommendations, or as needed as determined by our inspection and based on industry