Before the summer heat completely takes over, ensure that your Fort Myers air conditioner is up to the challenge. Trane has put together a maintenance checklist that is a perfect guide for indoor and outdoor units. Preventative maintenance is the best thing you can do for your AC unit. Florida, while beautiful, can get a little on the warmer side. We’re sure you’ve noticed it already! After you enjoy the sun have somewhere cool to retreat to for your comfort and general safety.

The team at Bruno Air Conditioning is dedicated to keeping you cool in more ways than one! We are available 24/7 for emergencies and any issue you may have. In times of trouble, give us a call!

Outdoor HVAC Units

  • Adjust proper refrigerant level to the appropriate level
  • Clean dirt, leaves and debris from inside cabinet
  • Inspect base pan for restricted drain openings
  • Inspect and clean coil and cabinet
  • Inspect fan motor and fan blades for wear and damage
  • Inspect control box, associated controls/accessories, wiring and connections

Indoor HVAC Units

  • Lubricate motor and inspect and replace fan belt if needed
  • Check combustion blower housing for lint and debris and clean as necessary
  • Inspect evaporator coil, drain pan and condensate drain lines
  • Inspect for gas leaks in gas furnaces
  • Inspect burner assembly
  • Inspect ignition system and safety controls
  • Inspect heat exchanger or heating elements
  • Inspect flue system
  • Inspect control box, associated controls, wiring and connections
  • Clean or replace air filters
  • Inspect conditioned airflow system

While Your HVAC Unit is Running

  • Monitor system starting characteristics and capabilities
  • Listen for abnormal noise
  • Search for source of unusual odors
  • Monitor air conditioning and heat pump systems for correct refrigerant charge
  • Measure temperature rise and adjust airflow as needed
  • Monitor system for correct line and load volts/amps
  • Monitor system operation per manufacturer’s specifications
  • Provide system operation report and recommend repairs or replacement as necessary