Canberra’s climate can be extreme with temperatures fluctuating from the 40s to deep into the minuses. Your car's air conditioning system may not cool in the warmer weather, or your heater may not heat in the cooler weather.
Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) is the technology for your vehicles interior comfort. HVAC facilitates in managing a pleasant climate inside the cabin by controlling the degrees of temperature.
Phillip Radiator Service has built a reputation over the years for expert diagnosis, fault finding, servicing and repairing air conditioning systems to the highest of standards.
Our technicians are Government accredited, fully qualified, experienced and licenced. We only use quality, trusted products on your car so you'll have peace of mind that you're getting the best parts and service.
Protecting the Environment
It is now law that everyone who works on Automotive Air Conditioning systems throughout Australia must be licenced through ARC.
An unlicensed repairer cannot purchase the correct gas for your car, and may be substituting it with a flammable gas.
Phillip Radiator Service, ARC RTA licence # AU35894.
Car Air Conditioning Servicing.
The air conditioner is not always included in a standard log book service so it can be easily overlooked. We can service and re-gas your car air conditioning system to meet factory specifications.
If your vehicle's air conditioning system does not operate with efficiency or is just not cold, our team will identify the problems and inform you of the various repair options.
Nitrogen Leak Testing.
Your car air conditioning system operates at around 250psi, with our specialised testing equipment we can leak test systems to 450+psi.
Deodorise and Eliminate Air conditioning Smells.
Our Fresh Air Ozone Purifier kills bacteria, viruses, odours, and mould spores at the source for a purified, healthier, and more comfortable interior environment.
Replacement cabin/pollen filter
The cabin/pollen filter is designed to filter the air that you and your passengers are breathing through air conditioning vents, a vital element if you or your passengers suffer from asthma or hayfever allergies. Our technicians can replace dirty, smelly dangerous filters cost effectively.
Retrofitting old Air conditioning systems.
Our technicians can convert harmful CFC R12 gas systems to an environmentally friendly HFC R134a gas.
UV Leak Detection.
Ultraviolet dye is introduced to the air conditioning system as a leak detection agent, using specialised equipment leaks are detectable when inspected.
Air Conditioning Hose and Pipe Repairs and Replacement.
We have the equipment in-house to make and repair any air-conditioning hoses or pipe assemblies. If you have an older car and parts are no longer available, we can make them in store for you.
Hybrid Vehicle Air Conditioning Specialists.
Hybrid air conditioning systems can be vastly different to a normal air conditioning system. With experience on Lexus Hybrids, Toyota Prius, and Nissan Leaf, we have the expertise to analyse and repair Hybrid systems to the manufacturers’ specifications.
Air Conditioning Installation.
Phillip Radiator Service specialises in Vintage Air systems. Our technicians are the experts for the full installation of aftermarket air conditioning systems and we will fit an air conditioning system to almost any car, regardless of age.