Solar Panel Repairs & Maintenance in Sydney, The Central Coast & Newcastle

There are a number of reasons why your solar system isn’t generating the desired output – whether your solar panels need general maintenance or servicing or your inverter needs repairs, or if your solar panels are broken and need replacing. The most common solar power repairs our technicians are called out to across Sydney, the Central Coast and Newcastle include:

broken inverter

Broken Inverter

faulty meter

Faulty Meter

dirt and dust

Dirt & Dust

corrosion or weathering

Corrosion or Weathering

While some broken solar panels and inverters can be repaired, there are some solar system repairs that cannot wait and will require immediate attention in order to prevent more serious house damage:

tripping circuit breaker

Tripping Circuit Breaker

poor wiring

Poor Wiring

Solar Water Wind has been providing solar panel repairs, servicing and maintenance across Sydney, the Central Coast and Newcastle for over 10 years to ensure your solar system is running as smoothly and safely as possible. We also conduct Solar Panel Safety Assessments and have experience in solar repairs on the following brands:

Call us or fill in the form on the right to book your SOLAR PANEL SAFETY AUDIT!

 

Need help keeping birds and rodents of your solar panels?

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Solar Repairs FAQs

How much does it cost to repair a solar panel?

Depending on the fault, a solar panel repair may range from a few hundred dollars to a few thousand dollars, although faults are often caused by the failure of a simple component that can be repaired quite inexpensively.

Can you refurbish solar panels?

Unfortunately, solar panels can’t be refurbished as the technology changes so rapidly – new solar panels are not compatible with the older panels.

How often should solar panels be serviced?

Solar panels should be checked at least once every 5 years as recommended by the panel manufacturers.

How do I know if my solar panels have stopped working?

Typically one of the following would indicate your solar panels are broken or have stopped working:

  • your electricity bill is much higher than normal
  • there is a fault light displayed
  • there are no lights displayed
  • there is no display
Why do solar panels break?

Solar panels seldom break without external influence unless they are poor quality panels. The most common causes of solar panels getting broken include electrical and hail storms or something physically falling onto them.

Can solar inverters be repaired?

Solar inverters can sometimes be repaired, depending on the cause of the issue. Contact us so we can get some more information.

What does the fault code on my solar inverter mean?

Various solar inverters have different codes but if there is a fault code it indicates something is not working with the inverter or there is a problem – contact us with the details and we can help.

What happens when a solar inverter fails?

When a solar inverter fails, it could be a warranty issue or a minor technical fault.

What causes solar inverters to fail?

Solar inverters seldom break without external influence unless they are poor quality inverters. The most common causes of inverters failing are electrical storms.

Will I lose my warranty if I don't service my solar panels with the same company I previously purchased them from?

No, we’re able to carry out a full service and maintenance on your solar system without voiding your manufacturer’s warranty.