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Auto AC Repair in El Cajon, CA

We’ll Keep Your Car Cool — West Automotive Group

At West El Cajon Automotive & Transmission, one of our primary goals is offering you a vehicle that offers you comfort, protection, and peace-of-mind. But even if you have a functioning engine and responsive brakes, you can’t truly enjoy your vehicle if the AC system isn’t properly working. And that’s where we can help. Our shop in El Cajon, California, offers a full suite of auto AC repair services that’ll fix any issue your car is experiencing. And with a roster of experienced ASE Certified technicians on-hand, you’re guaranteed to drive away with a vehicle that’s blasting cool, refreshing air.

Protect Your AC

At West El Cajon Automotive & Transmission, we love being able to help you get the best from your vehicle. But with that said, if there’s a way for you to protect your car and save money on service, we want to make sure you know about it. This applies to your vehicle’s AC system, as there are multiple things you can do to ensure it’s performing well, saving you a trip to our shop. Here’s what you can do: 

  • Coldest setting, full blast: remember the saying “if you don’t use it, you’ll lose it?” This applies to your car’s AC system. Although it’s frequently used in the summer, seldom is the AC even touched during the colder months. So what should you do instead? During colder months, make sure you have the AC at full blast and it’s coldest setting for at least 10 minutes once a week. Doing so helps maintain gas pressure and keeps the compressor working properly, which ensures your AC is working come summer! 
  • Clear debris: no matter how well you drive, it’s likely your car will hit some sort of loose debris like leaves, twigs, and even bugs. But these types of things can get stuck in your car’s exterior grill, and that can hinder your AC’s performance by clogging the AC and condenser. To avoid this, simply use a hose and wash away any debris on the exterior grill. 

Visit Our Shop!

The California heat can be really uncomfortable in the summer, and it’s only worse when your car’s AC isn’t working. Make sure that your car is shielding you from the uncomfortable heat and schedule an AC repair service with West El Cajon Automotive & Transmission. Along with an extensive list of services available for you, they’ll also be performed by some of the top ASE Certified technicians in California and the industry. From replacing refrigerant to repairing the condenser, trust that our techs can get your AC working once more. Learn more about how our services can help you by giving us a call at (619) 440-4044, as we’d be more than happy to answer your questions. We also accept walk-ins, so feel free to stop by our shop on 844 N Johnson Avenue. We’d love for you to stop by and meet our team!