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Blog Title: How long does an air conditioner last?

Main Que: How long can I expect a new system to last?

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  • Query By: TERRY NGUYEN (Bucklin, CT)
  • Date: 05/22/2014

Answer: If you have a qualified technician perform regular preventative maintenance and service suggested for your unit, industry averages suggest that an air conditioner should last 12-15 years (sea coast applications may be less) and a gas furnace should last as many as 20-25 years.

  • Replied By: KATHERINE ROGERS (Horsepen, UT)
  • Replied Date: 05/31/2014