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Best Auto Repair, Covina

520 E Rue Royale St Covina, CA 91723

626-257-3066
Opening Hours
  • Mon 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Tue 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Wed 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Thu 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Fri 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Sat 8:00AM - 2:00PM
  • Sun Closed
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626-257-3066 | 520 E Rue Royale St, Covina, 91723

Recharge The AC Freon In Your Car Or Truck

Raul's Auto Repair

Your truck or car's AC system is almost completely airtight, but your freon refrigerant is always slowly leaking out. Eventually, a car will lose enough freon so that its air conditioning system will no longer cool effectively. At Raul's Auto Repair at 520 E Rue Royale St we are ready to recharge your AC to help you keep your car or truck's cabin temperature cool.

"Help My AC Only Blows Warm Air!"

New advancements in R134a freon systems means that freon in newer cars doesn't leak out as much as old R12 freon systems. The average new model economy car only leaks about 0.41 ounces of refrigerant per year. Come to Raul's Auto Repair in Covina when it's time to recharge your AC freon.

Raul's Auto Repair's Fast 3 Step Process:
  • Vacuum out all the old refrigerant before refilling it.
  • Add new R134a refrigerant.
  • Pressurize your car's AC system and test for mico-leaks.
"Does Raul's Auto Repair Have R12 Freon For My Classic Car?"

Unfortunately R12 freon is no longer available. If your car or truck was made before 1994 you must convert your entire AC system to the new R134a standard. This involves replacing dozens of seals and several AC auto parts. R134a is a more highly pressurized and much more efficient refrigerant pound for pound than R12. Most classic car AC compressors and condensers cannot withstand the intense pressure required and choose to add about 25% less freon to accommodate older systems. This means your AC may not cool as well as it used to. Converting your R12 system to R134a is a big job so stop by Raul's Auto Repair today and talk with our mechanics about getting the job done right. Visit us today at 520 E Rue Royale St.

"Is Used Freon Ok?"

Many auto repair shops resell used AC refrigerant. The old freon is cleaned using a specialized recovery machine that removes contaminants. Used freon provided by Raul's Auto Repair works just as well as new freon after it's cleaned. Accepting used freon is a great way to help minimize the impact freon has on the environment.

Freon gas becomes a liquid when pressurized inside your car's A/C system but returns to its gaseous state as it leaks out. Many drivers in Covina are completely unaware that they are losing freon until the day when they turn on the car's AC and find only warm air blows out. Call 626-257-3066 and ask any of our auto repair specialists about recharging your car's AC. Stop by our store at 520 E Rue Royale St and we will show you the best AC recharging options for your car.

More AC Repair Services:

AC Repair

AC Compressor Repair

Car and Truck AC Condenser Repair

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State of California SMOG CHECK
$30.00 + Certificate

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(For year models 2000 and newer)Must present this coupon. Please call for appointment. Most cars, light trucks and SUVs

  • ASE (Automotive Service Excellence)
  • IATN (International Automotive Technicians' Network)
  • Jasper
  • NAPA
  • BBB Accredited Business
  • NFIB (National Federation of Independent Business)
  • Liqui Molly
  • Car Care Aware

Testimonials

, 11/13/2020
I went here because my car stalled due to several issues, they diagnosed it and rechecked my car, they were able to find 2 transmission seals damaged, my alternator, and O2 sensor, after they fixed and replaced everything, all my check engine lights were gone, they did a great job and so far I'm happy with the work they've done, I'm still testing my car and I'm happy with it. Good places to get your car fixed.
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