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My air conditioner (mainly the heater) has some kind of a short.

My air conditioner (mainly the heater)has some kind of a short in it. It turns off and the dash lights on the a/c controls go out when I hit bumps. Where do I start looking? Is this a common problem? thanks

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I think you'll just have to look, or have someone look. If you remove the switch I think you might find the connector on the back has come loose and is just barely contacting. Perhaps you can reach under the dash and feel or look up behind to see what is going on. I hope this is of some help to lead you to the solution to your problem. Have fun learning.

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