In short, you could end up with a much bigger emergency repair need later on, if not a totally broken down air conditioner.
The fact is, we use our air conditioners for days on end here during the summer, and usually well into fall as well. The last thing you need is a sudden breakdown when temperatures are at their peak. Yet if you neglect repair needs, that’s exactly what can happen.
“But wait,” you might be asking, “how do I spot these repair needs to begin with?”