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2000 Altima AC Sometimes it works sometimes it wont.

If it works and put it on 3 or 4 it will stop blowing cold air and the compressor kicks off. Sometimes if it doesnt work you can turn the blower switch with button AC on about 20-30 times fast it will work but most of the time it wont. After that it will not work again for several hrs. When it does work it is ice cold. If it works and you turn the car off and crank up again IT WILL NOT WORK. I have took it to 2 AC shops to charge the system, it is full. I almost crossed the center lane into another car coming home from work Tuesday in the ATL rain storm because the defroster didnt work. SOMEONE PLEASE HELP ME! Thx So Much!!!!

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  • danwiggins25 Sep 25, 2009

    Correct. If it working and turn it to 3 or 4 speed the compressor will kick off. They checked and filled when it was working. Its so hard for me to run to a AC shop around my house they close at 4 and I get off @ 5. Thx!

  • danwiggins25 Sep 25, 2009

    Correct. If it working and turn it to 3 or 4 speed the compressor will kick off. They checked and filled when it was working. Its so hard for me to run to a AC shop around my house they close at 4 and I get off @ 5. Thx!

  • Ted Schore May 11, 2010

    so does it blow cold on certain blower speeds but not on others???? I assume the blower works on all speeds but it does not blow cold on all speeds? If the a/c shop says its full I ASSUME they are checking it while it is working, I would have them ck it while it is NOT working.

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Electrical issue or pressure switch is faulty. May have too much refrigerant in the system, but not likely if 2 shops have looked at it. If there is too much in the system, the pressure will get too high and the pressure switch will turn the compressor off until it comes back down.

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Sounds like a control panel or A/C push control unit ! (electronics)
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i have the same problem. its ether your cut out switch or the clutch switch. the clutch switch will make the a/c compressor cut on and off.

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