A central air conditioning system consists of two main components: an indoor air handler and an outdoor compressor. The air handler contains an evaporator coil and a fan to force air over the pipes, while the outdoor uni... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

RepairClinic and sell replacement parts that work with central air conditioning systems, as of 2015. Both these online parts suppliers carry a wide selection of parts, and both also provide toll-free tele... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

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A split air conditioner system is one in which the evaporator coils and air handler are physically separated from the condenser coils. These are also known as central air-conditioning systems, since the separated evapora... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

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An air conditioner diagram usually shows the four main parts: the evaporator, compressor, condenser and the expansion valve. The evaporator and the condenser fans may also be included. Some diagrams also indicate the mov... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling