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A/C Recharge Service

When To Get Your Air Conditioner Recharged in Gun Barrel City, TX

Your car’s A/C require refrigerant to operate properly and produce cold air when you turn on the A/C or lower the temperature. Over time this refrigerant can leak out of your car’s A/C system due to aging seals, worn lines, and other various leaks.

A Note About The Environment

Older cars could hold much more refrigerant than current models and these larger reservoirs made the practice of topping it off much like you would your car’s windshield washer fluid commonplace. However, as refrigerants are a greenhouse gas auto manufacturers switched to less harmful refrigerants and also decreased the amount of refrigerant a car could hold. This is why fixing leaks is so important as it not only returns your car’s A/C to proper operation it also protects the environment.

Signs A/C Recharging May Be Needed

Your car being low on A/C refrigerant is relatively easy to detect by turning on your A/C and testing the air temperature. The most apparent sign is that your car’s A/C puts out no cold air at all and puts out either hot or lukewarm air at even the coldest settings. Your car’s A/C being low on refrigerant doesn’t always result in it not working at all in some cases the A/C does still work but the air isn’t nearly as cold as it should be or the cooling is not consistent. When it’s hot no matter if its Kaufman or Kemp you want your A/C working consistently.

Why You Should Have A Professional Recharge Your A/C

The most common cause of A/C refrigerant issues is due to leaks in the system and simply adding more refrigerant does not fix the underlying issue plus adding too much of it can damage your car’s A/C system. A professional technician has the proper tools to pressure check your system, find where the lakes are located, patch them, and then add as much refrigerant as your car may need. In some cases, components may need to be replaced and professional servicing can determine this.

Getting The Best Service For Your Automobile

In Gun Barrel City there are many local and nearby shops in Athens to choose from. However, when you get your A/C worked on you want to know the work is done properly and to factory specifications. Locally owned Elder Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Cedar Creek offers top of the line work, amenities, and express service to make the whole process easier. If your A/C isn’t working as it should let our technicians service your vehicle today and schedule your appointment.

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Complimentary Dealership Amenities:


Mopar Parts Department
Elder CDJR Customer Waiting Lounge
Elder CDJR Service Bay
Elder CDJR Express Service Bay


  • Genuine Mopar Parts Department
  • Complimentary Wifi
  • Comfortable Customer Waiting Area

Elder Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Cedar Creek

309 N. Gun Barrel Lane, 
Gun Barrel City, TX 75156

Service: 430-558-0806

Parts: 430-558-0740

Sales: 430-558-0679

Service Hours

Monday 8AM – 6PM
Tuesday 8AM – 6PM
Wednesday 8AM – 6PM
Thursday 8AM – 6PM
Friday 8AM – 6PM
Saturday 8AM – 5PM
Sunday Closed
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