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My 98 Cadillac Eldorado ETC Blows Hot Air on the Drivers Side and Cold Air on the Passenger Side when the Heat is on and vise versa when the AC is on. In the past I would disconnect the battery for 15 minutes and it would solve the problem by reseting the computer but that trick does not work anymore. What could be the problem and how can I fix it?

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When you start the car, the HVAC air control doors are automatically moved to a default position, and then as the engine heats up, the doors are moved to the requested position. Probably a problem with the passenger side electrical air mix door actuator, but could also be the passenger side temperature control. Try changing the setting to see if that has any effect.
You will need the service manual to locate the actuators, to check them and replace if necessary.

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The battery change and the problem, may coindental or maybe not, your air regulator door actuator is probably stripped our just worn out, the regulator is attached to the damper that controls the drivers side air over the two coils. shouldn't be to hard to locate, but will require laying on your back and removing the under dash panel. it will probably be a small rectangular shaped module mount to the duct at a damper door! i hope this helps, if you want exact instructions they can be found at alldatadiy.com for 20 bucks. Merry Christmas!

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SOURCE: heat works on driver side, passenger side blows cold air.

Did you check your coolant level or was it low and you added to it at some point? If so the system my need to be bleed or worst case the thermostat is going bad.

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This is either an out of phase issue or a temperature control blend door or blend door motor actuator problem, it can also be the climate control module in the dash, 1st try disconnecting the battery for 5 min's to re-sync the climate control module, if this fails u will need to find out what blend door is the problem or if they are ok replace the automatic climate control module in the dash

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check the freon level

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