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Old 07-29-2013, 11:06 PM
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Default A/C gets warm when sitting idling.....??

My A/C in my truck is nice and cold whilst driving down the road. But say I stop and go in a store and leave it running outside (say about 4 min) the A/C is no longer cold.

What could this be?
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Condenser fan isn't spinning.
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whats the fix??
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whats the fix??
Get a new squirrel to spin the condenser fan, dood!

Pop the hood, turn the A/C on and make sure the condenser fan is spinning. It's an electric fan. If it's not spinning, check for power at the switch. If it has power, then you need a squirrel... ah, I mean motor.
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is there a catch can for that squirrel. if not could get messy under that hood.
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why would it not work while sitting but work fine while driving?
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why would it not work while sitting but work fine while driving?
When your driving, or moving, air is passing through the condenser, cooling the hot freon, much like the engine coolant that passes through your radiator. If you're not moving, no air flow. No air flow = no cooling.
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gotcha. Yea its not spinning. Guess its time for a fan motor....
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gotcha. Yea its not spinning. Guess its time for a fan motor....
Check to make sure you've got power to the switch before changing out the motor. You probably do, butcha always gotta check.
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Check fuses JUST to make sure first.
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