Tag: AC compressor lubrication

ac compressor oil

What can cause a compressor to fail?

  1. refrigerant overcharge
  2. Refrigerant undercharge
  3. Liquid refrigerant in the compressor
  4. Lack of lubrication

The most common cause of compressor failure.

While overcharging, undercharging and liquid refrigerant in the compressor can lead to failure, the most common cause is lack of lubrication