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1998 Ford Windstar AC compressor

98 ford windstar ac compressor kicks off after about 10 minutes...Any suggestions???

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  • Gerry Arizala Jul 02, 2008

    I have 1998 Winstar, i charged the a/c recently but the problem is the compressor doesn't kick off/ not engaging actually. is it electrical or just a bad compressor waiting to die.

  • Anonymous Mar 18, 2014

    i replace the sending unit and i still get bad gas mileage on my 98 ford windstar

  • Anonymous Mar 25, 2014

    my a/c compressor is locked up in my 2002 ford windstar only finding a bypass pulley for a 1998 need to know if it will bolt up or not before i purchase the parts

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2014

    replaced fuel pump on 1998 ford windstar van,it won't start now.

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    yes it will........

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They get more than warm, but not excessively hot that you can't touch it. This can be caused by a faulty condenser fan motor, dirty condenser coil even low freon, which is my guess along with a dirty condenser. Check these two issues and if it's not the problem your compressor may be getting ready to die. because of internal issues with the motor windings. Make sure the fan is running to speed, clean the condenser and see if the larger copper pipe to the compressor is ice cold and sweaty, if not you may need freon

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