“It’s hot from 10 o’clock in the morning, my vehicle has remained in the Sun all morning and I have to go home…
Bad surprise, he made 43 ° in the car, seats are boiling, and it is almost impossible to remain attached to the steering wheel hands so it’s hot…
A solution quickly! I open the windows to ventilate and I switched the air conditioning!
Ahhh… The wind of fresh air on my face! In 5 minutes, it is already cooler in the car, we can better breathe!
Bad surprise, the next day in the morning, unable to get up: headache, stuffy nose, a cough that begins to appear.
Is what I have managed to catch cold in this heat? “
Air conditioning hide many dangers:
–Thermal shock hazard: the large variations in temperature (greater than 10 ° C amplitude) are harmful to health: this can cause respiratory infections and eye irritations (including if you wear lenses) because a conditioned space air is much drier. Do you moisturize!
–Sick building syndrome: air conditioning is also accused of cause ORL disorders, problems breathing, eye or skin, headaches, sensory disturbances etc…
-Influenza, Allergy and other nose flowing: air conditioning leads to the aggravation of allergies in the most fragile because the recycled air tends to concentrate the allergens. Thus, it is not uncommon to sneeze and have the nose which flows when the reign of air conditioning.
A tip for not to fall sick during a trip because of air conditioning?
-Start by rolling the windows open
-Then close them when the air entered the vehicle
-Launch the aircon not too hard
-During the rest of the way, put the aircon stronger, to feel ‘good’
-A few km before arriving at destination, cut the clim
-The last 500 meters, open the windows to be re – adjust to the outside temperature.
And don’t forget!
Always an optimal temperature between 23 and 25 ° (according to the 6 ° of deviation with the outdoor temperature limit)
Airflow directed upwards, downwards, on the glass or the windshield, but never toward you!
Try to regularly operate your clim year-round (1 or 2 times the winter), to a little clean aerators.
Do revise your air conditioning system: replace filters (typically every 2 years).
A good air to a well-maintained clim!
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