First published: 24 December 2020 @ 3:14 pm
Aircon gas (R22, R410A) is not cheap! If you use it for your air-conditioner service, you will end up spending a lot of money. To avoid overspending on this part of the air-conditioner service, you can opt to do the Top Up job yourself. This will save you money and give you the satisfaction that comes with doing something for yourself.
Here is how much aircon gas cost in Singapore, Malaysia and Philippines:
Depending on where you buy it from, the cost of a cylinder of R22 Aircon Gas in Singapore ranges from S$35 – S$58. While there are many places that sell R22 aircon gas at a cheaper rate than this, buying from one of the many suppliers that are not licensed can be a danger as these suppliers are not regulated by authorities which means they are less likely to be able to provide quality products. It is best to purchase your gas from authorised gas sellers such as those at National servicecenters or at most approved distributors such as Jardine Matheson Holdings Ltd., Budget Gases Pte Ltd., Budget Oxygen Pte Ltd., Kastam Petrochemicals Sdn Bhd and Kim Chuan Industries Pte Ltd.
The price of R22 Aircon Gas in Malaysia ranges from RM350 – RM400 per cylinder. You can purchase it easily at departmental stores or home appliance stores such as Norma and Boyan or with any other authorised gas supplier such as Northstar Gas (M) Sdn Bhd, Bestgas Malaysia Sdn Bhd (formerly known as Tirex Gases), Budget Oxygen Sales Sdn Bhd and Kastam Petrochemicals Sdn Bhd (Chuan Lian). You can also purchase your cylinder top up online at www.nstg-online.com . Click here for more details on where to get your cylinder top up done in Malaysia.
In the Philippines, Aircon R22 Gas costs around PHP1,000 – PHP1,200 per cylinder depending on where you get it from and other factors such as the brand sold by the supplier/dealer and whether or not there’s a deal going on at that given time or if you’re buying multiple cylinders at once.
R22 Aircon Gas in Indonesia usually costs IDR 700,000 – IDR 1,000,000 depending on where you get it from and the brand sold by the supplier/dealer.