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A/c compressor kicks on and off and the system is fully charged

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Hi there. You mention that the system is fully charged, is that because you recently had the system re-charged? Was this undertaken at an A/C Specialist Centre or was it done at an approved Ford Dealer? Reason for asking is that both these 'professional' sources should have checked the operating on/off pressures, thus checking the pressure sensor which effectively controls the switching on and off of the magnetic clutch on your A/C compressor. So the first thing I do, if have the system operating pressures checked again. Hope this helps, Scottech.

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Low pressure or hi pressure switch bad or compressor clutch bad

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