Why is the driver's side floor board soaked each time the air conditioner is on?

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There is a weep hose that drains water from the evaporator. When it clogs or comes off you get a flood there. Clear the hose out and it should be fine. Its behind the glove box.

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How do I adjust the temperature on my air conditioner?

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The make and model would help.

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Should be under the hood, mounted to the passengers side of the firewall.

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Is it cheaper to leave air conditioner on all day?

Air conditioning systems operate most efficiently at full speed during longer periods of time.So kicking it on a lower temperature when you get home will save you more money than the AC cycling on and off while you're away.

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Is the left side of the car the drivers side?

When it comes to auto parts, the sides are determined by the position of the driver in the vehicle, facing forward.Meaning, looking over the hood, and sitting in the driver's seat, your left hand is the left side, your right hand is the right side.Driver side and passenger side.

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Can you use your Air conditioner with the Heater on?

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Can you change the pulley on air conditioner compressor?

Yes you can just replace the clutch pulley on the a/c compressor.The issue that you may have is the pulley bearing seized up and may have spun on the front of the compressor nose cone and will damage it.You may need to replace compressor.

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How far away are drivers side air bags?

there is actually a air bag in the drivers wheel

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Will the air conditioner on make your car over heat?

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Your computer cannot detect an airbag where it should be.This could mean that it has fired, is missing, or that the connection has been lost.

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Flasher relay is defective. Replace it. Can also be both front and rear bulbs are burnt out.

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Why does my car air conditioner smell like ammonia?

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Is it bad to start the engine with the air conditioner on?

Generally no.On some older cars it can cause an old or loose belt (which should be replaced or adjusted as needed) to squeak. Also, on some cars if the battery or starter is ready to die, it may be unable to start the engine with the AC on. These problems should be fixed anyway so you don't get s...

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Why is my air conditioner not blowing air through vents in my car?

Common reasons for this to happen: Blown fuse: Like many electrical units in your car, the ventilation system relies on a fuse for overcurrent protection.If the ventilation system's fuse blows, then the circuit will stop working, and there will be no power for the vents.Bad relay: A bad relay ca...

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Does running a car's heater and air conditioner at the same time cause damage?

You're talking about something which can't be done. Even if you did manage to manipulate the wiring so that you could, you'd only be blending the two air sources - something which a car's HVAC system does, anyhow.

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Why would the air conditioner in a 1998 Ford Taurus come on sometimes and others not come on?

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Why does your temp gauge rise when you turn on your air conditioner?

The air conditioner both consumes power and dumps heat as it pumps heat from the car's interior to the exterior world.Most cars have an air conditioner radiator placed forward of the engine cooling radiator, because the engine does not need to be cooled to as low a temperature as the AC fluid. As...

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Who invented the first automobile air conditioner?

The four Goldberg brothers, Lowell, Norman, Hiram, and Max, invented and developed the first automobile air-conditioner.On July 17, 1946, the temperature in Detroit was 97 degrees.

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Why does the AC blow cold on the passenger side of your car and not the driver side?

This is a very vehicle specific question. You're going to need to ask again and specify what you're driving. Include make, model, year, and trim level. Causes include software errors and clogged evaporator cores and operator (driver) error and much much more. The fix can be as simple as removing ...

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The right side of the car is the driver side?

No, the right side of the car is the passenger's side.

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Is the driver side the left or right side?

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Why is coolant on the floor of your car?

Your heater core is leaking. It needs repaired or replaced.

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Why does my car air conditioner not work when stopped?

The most common causes of broken air conditioning are leaks or compressor issues.If your air is blowing cool but not cold, the problem could be a clogged filter, cooling fan problem or radiator trouble.

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Can you keep your windows open while the air conditioner is on?

Sure you can. But why would you? Kinda defeats the purpose of A/C. Actually, at highway speed, a modern car uses less fuel with the A/C on and windows up than with the A/C off, windows down.

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Which side is the drivers side of a car?

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Is the right side of a car the driver side?

For the U.S.-spec cars, "driver's side" is the same as "left", and "passenger side" is the same as "right".To avoid confusion, most parts site just use "left" and "right", and it's referenced from your position while sitting inside the car.

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Why does the drivers side heat work but the passenger side blows cold air in a 01 jag s-type v6?

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What makes a car run hot when the air conditioner is on?

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How to recharge air conditioner on 1999 navigator?

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Why does your battery gauge go down when you cut your air conditioner on?

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Why does your air conditioner in your s10 turn on and off?

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Why does my air conditioner make a banging sound when it turns on?

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Why does my car air conditioner compressor turn on and off?

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Why does the car heater blow air through the vents and defrosters but not on the floor?

Check for a vacuum leak either under the hood or under the dash areaCheck the operation of the vacuum actuated motors under the dash areaCheck the operation of the selector switch

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