Air Conditioning Re-gas
It is vital to keep you car’s air-conditioning system in optimum shape, for the sake of comfort above all, of course, but also for safe driving, since it has a positive effect on the driver’s reactivity.
In general, you should do a quick check every year, and a complete overhaul every two years, including re-gassing the air-conditioning circuit. Car Manufacturers recommend you recharge your Air Conditioning every 2 years at least by yearly is beneficial
Also, whenever you detect an unusual smell when using the system, if fuel consumption increases significantly, or you notice that it takes longer to cool the interior, go to a specialist First Stop shop, to get the system checked.
Over time the gas in your air conditioning system will dissapate and become less efficient. Not having the correct level of gas in the system can also lead to bigger issues with other components like the compressor or evaporator.
This air-con service uses R1234YF gas. All vehicles manufactured from 1st January 2017 were produced using this gas.