Why Is My Air Conditioner Making a Pulsating Noise?

Your air conditioning system can make some loud and unusual noises when it’s not operating properly. Whether it’s clicking, clanking or banging sounds – you should have them inspected as soon as possible. Not only are these sounds annoying, they could turn into expensive repairs if left unchecked.

The NATE-certified heating and cooling technicians at Hans Heating and Air want to talk about one sound in particular today – a pulsating or pulsing  noise – and what it means and the steps you may need to take to repair it.

You can trust Hans Heating and Air for all of your air conditioning needs – whether it be a spring tune up, a repair or installation of a new system. We’re Montgomery, Alabama’s leader in HVAC repair. Customer service is a way of life for us, and all of our employees are trained to adhere to this standard. We work hard to ensure that this standard is maintained, and we’re constantly looking for new ways to better serve you.

Air Conditioner Pulsating Noises

Typically, a pulsating noise coming from your air conditioning system’s outdoor compressor shouldn’t signal the alarm bells, but it should still be inspected.

Some pulsing might be normal, but if the noise is loud enough to be heard inside the home, it could signal a loose part or panel that is causing the vibrating. Some parts that could be loose include the motor’s fan blade or the coil fan. In some cases, the noise could even be originating from the fan motor, which might need to be replaced.

What to Do If Your AC Is Making Noises

A pulsing noise is not nearly as serious as banging or squealing sounds coming from the condenser. But a pulsing noise should still be enough to warrant a call to your HVAC company.

Need AC Replacement?

Most noises, such as pulsing sounds, can be easily troubleshooted and fixed. However, if your AC is making loud noises and not properly functioning, it’s time to talk to Hans Heating and Air about installation of a new, energy-efficient model.

AC models today are quiet and more efficient than ever before. You’ll save money in the long term with the energy savings you receive from an efficient model. You’ll also relieve the annoyance of a noisy unit that is keeping you awake at night!

Contact Hans Heating and Air for All of Your Air Conditioning Needs

Summers in Montgomery, Alabama, are hot, and you need a properly functioning air conditioning system at all times. It’s not a luxury; it’s a necessity!  When your air conditioner is making noises and needs to be repaired, your physical comfort isn’t the only thing at stake. When temperatures within your home reach new, unbearable heights, your mental and emotional well-being plummets to unbearable lows just as quickly as your physical comfort.

If you’re in need of air conditioner repair and/or needing a brand new AC unit, we will never pressure you to make this decision; it’s not the way we operate. Contact Hans Heating and Air for all of your AC needs, and find out why we stand by our claim as Alabama’s trusted HVAC repair and installation company.

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