I had this done, wouldn't do it again. I actually have to have it tested with dye in freon to make sure that isn't where the leak is coming from
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2003 ford focus runs hot if sitting with AC on?
There is a fan close to both the condenser and the radiator.
That fan may not be operating as desired. It us controlled by the computer through a relay . That relay may have failed or the fuse may have blown
why does my ac only blow out cold ait when driving and not work when parked?
I'd check the condenser fan by the radiator. While you are in motion, the air blowing through your grill can compensate for a bad fan, but when you stop, then so can the cold air!
How can I supercharge my vehicle's AC?
Go to Advance Auto Parts or AutoZone and buy a can of refrigerant with the gauge on it. Follow directions or get someone to help you with it. It's not so hard to do
98 grand voyager,ac works somtimes but only when car is going at least 45mph?
I had a similar problem with a Voyager. have the fan relay checked, sound like the cooling fan is not running when AC is on, causing poor colling until air is forced thru condenser at higher road speeds. Good luck
house heater/ AC work while its hot outside if its on automatic?
Some thermostats can be set to "heat only" or "cool only" depending on the season. If you don't do that, then your heat may turn on even during the summer if the house cools off at night
How much copper is in an AC condenser unit?
i dunno took alot apart and being honest not even 5lbs worth in any i've seen.
and at 2.65 a pound for used copper right now.wow making just over 13 dollars on your unit.
naaaah that ain't why they took it
how do i replace my 3 ton ac condenser?
Unfortunately, you will need to get a pro to do this. In order for you to do this yourself, you would need years of training, several hundred dollars worth of specialty tools, and an EPA Refrigerant Certification.
how much to replace air condenser on my car?
Welcome to the world of Volvo. In all actuality, $900 is average for that much work.
Tell them to knock the extra crap charges off and you'll do it. Bargain them down to just parts and labor.
How can you tell if your AC condenser is going bad on your car?
All I know is that when mine went bad, my air wasn't getting cold. My problem was clogged line. My mechanic pumped the line with air and cleaned it out.
The process took 20 minutes and my air works great.
when i am driving ac works fine untill i slow down?
well that happens to me a lot too.its because when a car goes it collects air to cool and blow out through the vents.like whenever im in a traffic jam it does that.
you really cant control it
My car's AC doesn't work.
I have no idea on cars, however when my Air Con stopped working i had to pay to get it topped up (i think it was gas, not the fuel type the air type). Ask at your local garage.
Car AC Doesnt work on any setting but high?
A bad Resistor would be the cause for it only working on high as far as the air, it could be no/low feon or you need a new belt either slipping or broke
AC Unit Freezing Inside and Outside?
if your evaperator coils (inside ones ) are clean and your unit charge is right the only thing i can think of is your blower wheel being cake full of dust and dirt or not running full speed
97 dodge dakota ac not working ac compressor clutch turns just not pulling the coolant?
AC/DC. i like them, i don't hate One path, yet i'd like them greater effective in the event that they discovered to play some gadgets and stopped grabbing their non exsistant balls continually
ac in 2001 infiniti i30 not blowing cold air?
If the system thinks that it's 22 below, it isn't going to turn on the A/C.
I suspect that the little sensor that reads the outside temperature - it's in front of the condenser - is toast
How do you clean you ac condenser from bug and all that stuff ? 05 Dodge Durango?
Keep in mind the condenser is somewhat fragile.
No aggressive tools and scrubbing. Anything you spray thru the front will go into the radiator. I know no one that does this.
Clean something else
Help with wiring issue on A/C condenser fan motor?
Yeah zip ties work great here, just tie them back anywhere that is convenient. I would try to have them away from the compressor casing and away from the condensing coil if possible, since these can get rather hot
What do I need to do when I change the filter on my AC?
get all the dirt off the evaporetor grille. If you have central air, this would be a good time to shut down the condensor at the mains and spray the coil with a water hose from the inside out
i have a 2003 kenworth t300. the ac blows colder at idle but warms up going down the road.
Your engine possibly getting too sizzling. Check your radiator fluid. When you force, air flows via your engine and cools it down.
When you idle, you have got to depend within the interior fanatics.
Should I replace my AC Condenser? Its dented alot.
What it does is change the Freon from a gas to a liquid there by releasing the heat collected from inside the car. If the A/C works don't touch it
Is the ac condenser the same on a 2002 montero sport as a 2001?
It probably is.
Have the dealer parts department check the parts numbers for both years to be safe. Advance Auto also sells after market condensers at a great price and would know if they were the same
my ac will not blow hot air i put freon in it but still wont blow cold?
maybe your shut off valve in your heater hose is shutting all the way and letting hot water go into your heater core.
does your a/c compressor cycle on and off ?
my furnace/ac keeps icing up when i run my ac ihave let it keeps getting worse though?
first check your filters if you do not have enough air flow it could ice up but if your filters are ok call a repair man or a repair female <ha ha> your gas in the system might be low
Can a radiator leak cause my ac to only blow warm/hot air when on?
There are only 2 reasons a leaking radiator could cause the AC to quit. 1 the engine is overheating and the computer is turning off the AC to save the engine. 2 something punctured both the radiator and AC condenser.
what does ac waste water contains?
ac AC airconditioner? The water is just condensed moisture from the air.
It is relatively pure, but contains dust from the air, plus any bacteria or mold growing inside the AC condenser. It should be fine for watering plants.
Does anybody know of a portable indoor AC unit that can be purchased without a vent hose ?
just buy a window AC ,, cost 1/4 as much and work 4 times better ! and ,,bo . all AC need to vent to the outdoors,,, that is why you should just buy a window AC.
How much should it cost to replace a Condenser in a 2000 Dodge Durango?
$450 is actually not too bad. The condenser costs anywhere from 120 to 200 dollars, and the mechanic will have to move the radiator back at the very least, but most likely remove it and have to refill your cooling system afterwards
places were home ac leak?
Anyplace there is excessive vibration on welds (brazed joints), low quality welds where a pinhole exists, schrader valve deterioration, bottom cap of TXV, condenser coil if someone careless gets stupid with a weed eater, at a distributor capillary tube hub
New A/C condenser, what next to get some cold air?
No they have 2 vacuum it down to get the air out & 2 see if it holds vacuum.If it does then they can charge it.
About $100 r less depending on ur area
ford focus ac recharge port location?
high side is in the core support kinda hard to see but once you do you will never forget it. the low side is on the accumlator in front if the right front tire inside the fender / bumper
2004 nissan frontier ac not putting out enough cold air?
you most likely have a bad thermistor (located inside ac case in dash) when this sensor goes bad the AC will either blow cold then hot or not cold enough at times. good luck
How much should it cost to replace an AC Condenser on a 2002 Jeep Liberty 6 cyl sport?
you have to take the whole dash out, steering column, console.
lotta work just to get to the cond. coil.I'm with Old Mechanic.
$450 is WAY cheap for that amount of labor. the part itself is relatively cheap
my ac condenser is under awning on the back patio TRAPED HEAT IS THERE A FIX?
Use duct board to make a route the air out from under the awning.
Take care to not reduce the size of the exaust chute.It doesn't need to turn up when you get it where you want it.
98 Chevy AC Climate Control?
Make sure to vacuum pulled to out the air and moisture. Check the low side pressure with good gauge.Check the condenser, if necessary you find Chevy AC replacement parts at http://www.
ac only gets cold when reving engine but at low rpms (idle) blow out side temp?
omg,,,really,,try the easy stuff first no matter how you spell it,,water pump failure,thermostat,,even antifreeze break down can cause this,,flush and refill the antifreeze first,,lest costly out of all these
Central AC outdoor condenser hums, fan does not spin?
You are on the right track. bad contactor, wiring, capacitor, burned fan motor.
If you have voltage at the fan bad fan. Spin the blade, will it spin. The internal overload in the fan may also be bad.
1997 Chevy Cavalier (changing condenser)?
the bigest thing you have to do is pump down the freon before you can do anything other than that its pretty simple just takes a littel time to get to it
my trucks ac wont engage but it did a month ago i tried it today?
You're defrost wont work without the AC compressor kkicking in as far as to cold AC should still kick in your chirping.
Pully is most likely a idler Lillr worn belts good lucky
Is the aircon condenser in a fuel injected engine the same as a carburated engine ?
If you call a junkyard they might be able to tell you for certain, they have interchange manuals. Fords can be tricky to work on when it comes to parts interchange because they like to change things around frequently
AC condenser has a puncture in it?
A Vermont car ? Is the owner willing to have a mechanic look it over for you. "Look before you Leap " Take it on a real good test ride too.
I wish you Good Luck.
Will operating a vehicle with a broken condenser cooling fan cause damage?
No damage if you don't use the AC.
In fact, if you want to use the AC while you're driving on the highway, it will be alright also, if you shut the AC in stop and go traffic
I have a ford taurus 2002,and i fixed everything regarding AC but still not cooling,why?
The AC isn't overcharged or undercharged is it? Either the low pressure switch or the high pressure switch will take the compressor out until the pressures equalize again.
This would cause the compressor to cycle on and off.
werid AC problem in car?
i could guess that that's a wiring concern!
Take it back to the expert installer who put in it for you. Or come across a consultant set up which could restoration your exterior set up
Is it rare to only replace an AC compressor and not the coil?
More common than it should be.
Condensers and coils should be replaced together to obtain the highest efficiency possible. Older coils have metal pans and will rust through, soaking the furnace, in some instances
HELP a skunk sprayed next to my AC/Heating unit!?
take the skunk in and treat it like a loving family member. it will stop being scared and stop releasing it's fumes in your house. it can even be trained to spray people
Why doesn't my AC unit turn on?
3 years old everything should be under warranty, if I have to guess it would be capacitor, look at capacitor make sure it is not bulge out where 2 wires go in. if it is your capacitor is bad good luck
when does a "new" AC unit need maintenance?
change the air filters.
once in a few years have the coils cleaned,maybe clean out the duct work,that's all i can think of ,change filters 3-4 times a year,and more if they are really dirty.tom
A/C condenser question 2007 pontiac torrent?
Sweetie, you are rattling on so you may not get anyone to help you.
I would suggest that new husband of yours handle it because Chatty Kathie women will not be taken seriously
I am having problems with my AC in my 1992 Dodge Caravan?
you need to check the relay on it, when they go bad that kills the power to the fan as well as the compressor,id try another relay before i did anything else to it,good luck
will an 07 chevy impala ac condenser fit an 03 mitsubishi galant?
Cars aren't Legos, parts aren't interchangeable if they weren't built by the same people.
"I threw away the cereal, can I eat nails for breakfast instead?" Might as well ask the same question.
Where do you buy parts for your air conditioner?
You cannot install the ac unit yourself. You have to be certified by the epa to purchase refrigerant or air conditioners. It is due to the Montreal Protocol Agreement to stop global warming
Car ac problem how do I fix this?
even if you put in a wrong fuse it will not kick things on when car is turned off.Something isnt adding up. Have you ever done modifications on your car?
Has anybody ever re wired anything in it?
Should My Coolant Fan On a 98 Voyager Kick On When my AC Is On?
That is completely normal, every car on the road does that.
No need to worry, it is just blowing cool air threw your condenser so your a/c frion will cool better when going threw condenser