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2nd time I need to replace the coil in my ac unit. What

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For the 2nd time I need to replace the coil in my ac unit. What would keep causing that
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  HVAC Guru replied 6 months ago.

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Which coil are you replacing and the location of said coil?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I need the horizontal drain pan replaced and they are saying you have to take coil out to get to drain pan so replacing then makes sense. There is dye in the system and he found dye in the drain pan and coil.
Expert:  HVAC Guru replied 6 months ago.

Ok that is very odd, do you have a lot of animals in your house...like cats?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I have one dog and it is just me in the house. The heat pump thing is in the attic and I did have mice if they could have caused a problem
Expert:  HVAC Guru replied 6 months ago.

AHHHHH ok do you have an attic fan up there that runs in the summer? Also how cold does it get up there where you live?