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A/C not working, just stoped as I was driving, and started blowing warm air. Got home and the copressor wasn't turning checked the fuse, good, checked the voltage at compressor, not good, took the car to A/C shop and was told (for a fee of 78.00) that the cars computer was not alowing the A/C to work for some reason and they suggest replacing the computer, Is this really the deal, the computer is expensive?

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  • vicrow Sep 04, 2008

    AC started to blow warm air. The next day worked fine. I took it to the repair shop.They put freeon and fixed a pin hole leak. It is now making a noise and blowing hot air . . The repair man said I need a new compressor. Please advise. He said a new compressor would cost $600.00

  • littlewoodsh Sep 09, 2008

    Had the same problem just a few days ago. My air just stopped working. There is no sign of oily leaks around refridgerate lines going in and out. The air was cold one minute then turned warm. Typically if there was a leak the air slowly gets warmer over weeks pending on if you are losing refridgerate and how large the leak. I'm no expert but would like to fix this myself if no refridgerate work is needed. How do you know if it is the clutch or compressor or just a switch?

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Have the AC compressor cycling switch tested, it is in the low side (large Line) coming off the AC compressor, it may be stuck, this is very common.

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