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Old 10-26-2013, 10:42 AM
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I posted earlier attached to someone else's thread, but hoping direction/confirmation here on my issues. First issue at idle my a/c does not seem to be cooling properly; the problem is intermittent so sometimes it cools, sometimes not. At highway speed its ice cold. Sounds like this problem:
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I have a very strong 'gurgling' noise behind the dash at truck start up and just after the engine is shut; it continues to get louder and longer. I am thinking heater core, but I never see any leaks or signs of fluid on floor boards?

Thanks for any direction you guys can give me; I have watched the videos on replacing these parts and this does not look like a job for me; which concerns me a bit about the cost....
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As far as the A/C it sounds like you might be low on Freon.

For the gurgling nose it sounds like it might be coming from the heater core or at least a component of the cooling system. Depending on miles id consider a cooling system flush
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Mileage 120000...I will do a flush and check freon. Thanks
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