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513-251-5555 | 6135 Harrison Ave, Cincinnati, 45247

Recharge The AC Freon In Your Car Or Truck

Glenway Auto Center

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 Glenway Auto Center at 6135 Harrison Ave 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 Glenway Auto Center in Cincinnati when it's time to recharge your AC freon.

Glenway Auto Center'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 Glenway Auto Center 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 Glenway Auto Center today and talk with our mechanics about getting the job done right. Visit us today at 6135 Harrison Ave.

"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 Glenway Auto Center 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 Cincinnati 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 513-251-5555 and ask any of our auto repair specialists about recharging your car's AC. Stop by our store at 6135 Harrison Ave and we will show you the best AC recharging options for your car.

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TESTIMONIALS

Grateful to Glenway Auto Center for helping my family in a difficult situation. My daughter was traveling across country moving from the East coast out West when her engine died 45 miles outside of Cincinnati. Phil was kind enough to let us have her car towed to the shop even though they were booked solid for The next week. They assess the situation the next day and provided options. Parts were ordered, the car and my daughter's belonging were kept safe and she was able to get back on the road again. Thank you Mike for all your help and for the great communication throughout the process. Much appreciation!
As always feel so safe after they work on my car. A piece of the splash guard was hanging down. Just noticed by accident. Took it in imminently and they reattached it.
Dropped my van off with engine locked up. They went out of their way to fix it at the lowest price possible by finding a used cylinder head. The van runs better than it ever has. Thank you Phil and your team!
Great job. Everyone is always Friendly.
Glenway Auto Center is a great place. Appointment scheduling is easy and service is always top notch and reasonably priced. Staff are professional and friendly. I highly recommend Glenway Auto Center.
Very friendly and professional Mike and Brad were right there to greet me and make my annual miniatous go by flawlessly. Thanks Glenway I'll be back!