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1986 Ford Escort air conditioner. Push in button & condenser will not engage & light does not come on. Is it a fuse or other electrical problem?

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No electrical power to AC Compressor. The switch light comes on in car when AC power button is turned on.


  1. Check if air blows with the fan setting turned to high.
  2. Check that the radiator cooling fan engages when the A/C button is pressed.
  3. Locate the compressor.
  4. Turn on the A/C.
  5. Check if the compressor's clutch has been engaged.
  6. If the clutch engages, the fault is elsewhere.
  7. If the clutch does not engage, check for power to the clutch.
These steps might help find the problem.

Sep 16, 2013 | 1997 Ford Escort

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on Apr 15, 2015 | Ford Escort Cars & Trucks

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2001 ford escort zx2 third light works but nothing else power to brake switch tried to jump it an they still dont work


Did you try new bulbs? Check for loose wires on the plugs going to lights, Or a break in the wires, Bulb sockets for condensation, if none of that is the (problem) take it into a auto electric Shop to be check out,

Nov 27, 2012 | 2001 Ford Escort ZX2

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Air conditioner fuses and relays for 1998 ford escort


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Jul 10, 2012 | 1998 Ford Escort

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4wd wont engage on my 86 bronco II. Push button 4wd isn't working and I can't find the fuse (inline) to check if it's blown.


Engage the 4wd and go underneath and tap the 4x4 motor to engage it, it is probably just stuck. More than likely its not a fuse.

Aug 15, 2010 | 1986 Ford Bronco II

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I have a problem with the electrics on my 1986 Excort XR3i Cabroilet. 3 components have sundly stopped working ie: the Indicators, the Heating Fan and the Main Electric fan for the engine cooling system.


Yes, it has breakers, check all the fuses, the breakers have little buttons on them, but the relays, you can't tell by looking at them, If you can find a relay for one of the things out, take it out and find another one just like it, pop it in and see what happens, you might need to buy a couple of them. Check it out. Good luck.

Feb 12, 2010 | 1986 Ford Escort 4-Door

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My Honda Civic was broken into now air wont work


Check to make sure that all of the wires that come from the a/c on/off switch are plugged in and check your fuse panel too.

Jun 25, 2009 | 2001 Honda Civic

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2000 FORD ESCORT AIR CONDITIONER BLOWS BUT COOLS ON AND OFF


under the passenger side below the glove box check the relay switch.. sometimes they corrode which will keep it from working.

Jan 07, 2009 | 1998 Ford Escort

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