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When I start my 97 thunderbird the ac compressor turns on then off. Then the cooling fan turns on and then off. This cycle continues from a cold start. The ac in the car is turned off. Any solutions

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You have to check on the ac fuse if it has failed youhave to check on the wiring system

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SOURCE: 2001 chevy malibu- when car starts cooling fans do not come on but then do

your coolant temp sensor on the engine block is probably faulty, however, keep in mind that if it really isn't all that hot outside they may not need to turn on. Once you activate the A/C the fans come on automatically since they have to cool the condensor...

If your car is not overheating do not worry about it.

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SOURCE: The electric radiator cooling fan will not turn off

As long as the fan eventually shuts off this isn't a problem,the fan will continue to run for a bit after the car is turned off,once it reaches a set temprature it will turn off.

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SOURCE: The AC is not cooling and when I check the clutch on the compressor it isn't engaging and turning the compressor.

You must of lost freon and when there is no freon your clutch will not activate.Must check it for pressure in the lines.If there is pressure check pressure switch.Good luck let me know

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SOURCE: 88 Cadillac Deville cooling fan runs continuously

I have a 1990 Cadillac Fleetwood and the cooling fans will not shut off....what is the problem?

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SOURCE: ac compressor does not turn on when car has been sitting & it's hot outside. Works fine in the morning.

either the freon charge is about 1/3 low, or the expansion valve needs to be replaced. Freon is getting into the evaporator, but not in great enough volume to cool the air unless it is coming in cool to start with. check your ac charge, and if it is full, then have it emptied, change out the expansion valve, and recharge it

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