We have an 14-year-old A/C unit cooling our main home, and have had a few contractors come by to give estimates on replacing it so we have an idea of what to save for in our house fund.
Well, today it actually went out. Fans run like normal, but no cool air coming out of the vent.
Not cool (I know no one cares if my puns are intended, Maddox).
Instead of panicking, we thought we’d go inspect the A/C a little bit to see what might be up.
Upon opening the main cover, we saw a whole colony of ants fried in the switch, and a rusty looking capacitor. Both of which looked easy enough to remove.