How To Size & Choose a Compatible A/C Unit
IMPORTANT A/C INFORMATION!
°CoolBot is COMPATIBLE with Window and wall mounted Mini-Split Air Conditioners - see A/C Compatibility List below for supported brands
Air Conditioners MUST have a Digital Display and Automatic Restart
°CoolBot is NOT COMPATIBLE with Portable A/Cs*, Central A/Cs, RV A/Cs, Roof-mount A/Cs, PTACs or Cassette type Mini-Splits
DO NOT select an A/C based on the square footage rating printed on the box. Please use our online calculator
SIZE your A/C following our Quick Reference A/C Sizing Chart or our using A/C Size Calculator
Please allow 2 feet of clearance around A/C vents inside and outside for proper ventilation. More install videos and guides below
- See important notes and recommendations below for the specific type of A/C (Window, Mini Split and *Portable)
- Most compatible brands of window Air Conditioners can be purchased online at: BUILD.COM, HOMEDEPOT.COM, LOWES.COM, BESTBUY.COM, AMAZON.COM, WALMART.COM.
- Please DO NOT purchase REFURBISHED A/Cs. Buy only new A/Cs and ensure they are from a reputable seller.
LG is our preferred A/C brand.
Please see our A/C Brand Compatibility List for other compatible brands and notes about models to avoid.
Most window A/C units over 8K may have secondary sensors.
LG (except Dual Inverter Models) and Haier window A/Cs DO NOT have secondary sensors.
LG window dual inverter compressor models HAVE secondary sensors.
A/C Secondary Sensor Guide available for download at our Support Library.
Frigidaire, Arctic King, Gree, Kelvinator and some Danby window A/Cs have a minimum ON cycle time set from the factory; using an over-sized window A/C from one of these brands may lead you to
experience colder than set temperatures or ice ups. Please use the recommended size A/C.
Please DO NOT purchase REFURBISHED A/Cs. Buy only new A/Cs and ensure they are from a reputable seller.