Dunrite Automotive & Transmission


174 S Cashua Dr
Florence, SC 29501


1634 S Main St
Darlington, SC 29532


3137 Broad River Rd
Columbia, SC 29210

Keep Your Cool This Summer: Dunrite’s Comprehensive Vehicle A/C Service

Summer is here, and with it comes the intense heat that can make driving a less-than-pleasant experience. Whether you’re commuting to work, taking a road trip, or running errands, a functional air conditioning (A/C) system in your vehicle is essential to keep you cool and comfortable. At Dunrite, we understand the importance of a reliable A/C system, and we’re here to ensure yours is in top-notch condition with our comprehensive vehicle A/C service.

Why Vehicle A/C Maintenance is Essential

Your vehicle’s A/C system does more than just keep you cool; it also plays a vital role in your overall driving experience and vehicle health. Here are some reasons why regular A/C maintenance is crucial:

  1. Comfort and Safety: A well-functioning A/C system helps maintain a comfortable temperature inside your vehicle, preventing discomfort and fatigue during long drives. It also ensures clear visibility by reducing windshield fogging.
  2. Prevents Costly Repairs: Regular maintenance can identify and fix small issues before they turn into major, costly repairs. This proactive approach saves you money in the long run.
  3. Improves Air Quality: Your A/C system filters the air entering your vehicle, trapping dust, pollen, and other pollutants. Regular maintenance ensures these filters are clean and effective, improving the air quality inside your car.
  4. Enhances Fuel Efficiency: A poorly maintained A/C system can put extra strain on your vehicle’s engine, reducing fuel efficiency. Keeping your A/C system in good condition helps your car run more efficiently.

Signs Your Vehicle’s A/C System Needs Service

It’s essential to recognize the signs that indicate your vehicle’s A/C system may need servicing. Here are some common symptoms to watch out for:

  1. Weak Airflow: If the airflow from your vents is weak, it could be due to a clogged air filter, a malfunctioning blower motor, or other issues within the A/C system.
  2. Warm Air: If your A/C is blowing warm or hot air instead of cold, it could indicate a refrigerant leak, a faulty compressor, or other problems.
  3. Strange Noises: Unusual noises, such as grinding or squealing, coming from your A/C system could signal issues with the compressor or other components.
  4. Unpleasant Odors: Foul smells coming from the vents could indicate mold or mildew buildup within the A/C system, which requires immediate attention.
  5. Leaks or Moisture: If you notice moisture or water pooling inside your vehicle, it could be due to a blocked drain hose or a refrigerant leak.

Dunrite’s Comprehensive Vehicle A/C Service

At Dunrite, we offer a thorough and comprehensive A/C service to ensure your system is operating at peak performance. Our experienced technicians use state-of-the-art equipment and follow industry best practices to diagnose and repair any issues with your vehicle’s A/C system. Here’s what our service includes:

  1. System Inspection: Our technicians perform a detailed inspection of your A/C system, checking for leaks, worn components, and other potential issues.
  2. Refrigerant Check and Recharge: We measure the refrigerant levels and recharge the system if necessary. Proper refrigerant levels are crucial for optimal cooling performance.
  3. Component Testing: We test key components, including the compressor, condenser, and evaporator, to ensure they are functioning correctly.
  4. Filter Replacement: We replace the cabin air filter to ensure clean air circulation within your vehicle.
  5. Leak Detection and Repair: Using advanced leak detection methods, we identify and repair any refrigerant leaks in the system.
  6. Performance Testing: After servicing your A/C system, we perform a final performance test to ensure everything is working efficiently and effectively.

Tips to Maintain Your Vehicle’s A/C System

In addition to regular professional maintenance, there are steps you can take to keep your vehicle’s A/C system in good condition:

  1. Run Your A/C Regularly: Even during the cooler months, run your A/C system for a few minutes each week to keep the components lubricated and prevent seals from drying out.
  2. Keep the Interior Clean: Regularly clean your vehicle’s interior to prevent dust and debris from clogging the A/C system.
  3. Use the Recirculation Mode: When driving in hot weather, use the recirculation mode to reduce the load on your A/C system and improve cooling efficiency.
  4. Schedule Regular Check-Ups: Make A/C system check-ups part of your routine vehicle maintenance schedule.

Why Choose Dunrite for Your Vehicle A/C Service?

Choosing the right service provider for your vehicle’s A/C needs is crucial. Here’s why Dunrite stands out:

  1. Experienced Technicians: Our team of certified technicians has extensive experience and training in A/C system maintenance and repair.
  2. State-of-the-Art Equipment: We use the latest diagnostic and repair equipment to ensure accurate and efficient service.
  3. Customer Satisfaction: Our commitment to customer satisfaction means we go above and beyond to provide high-quality service and ensure your vehicle’s A/C system is in excellent condition.
  4. Convenient Locations: With three convenient locations, we make it easy for you to access our top-notch services. Visit us at:
    • 174 S Cashua Dr, Florence, SC 29501
    • 843-667-6679
    • 1634 S Main St, Darlington, SC 29532
    • 843-393-3853
    • 3137 Broad River Rd, Columbia, SC 29210
    • 803-750-0001

Don’t let the summer heat make your driving experience unbearable. Trust Dunrite to keep your vehicle’s A/C system in top condition. With our comprehensive A/C service, experienced technicians, and commitment to customer satisfaction, you can enjoy a cool and comfortable ride all summer long. Visit one of our three convenient locations today and experience the Dunrite difference.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, visit our website at Dunrite’s A/C Service or give us a call!

Stay cool, stay comfortable, and have it Dunrite this summer!

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