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Hello. From what you describe it may be possible that the blend door actuators have failed. If it appears that they may have both failed at the same time, I would first check all of the vehicle's fuses or relays...
Based on the information you provided, it sounds like you have a temperature blend door that is not operating. It could be the actuator or the blend door itself. If you would like to have this verified, have a qualified...
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Hello. This sounds like the air pump actuator for the air shock system. If it is staying on all the time, this is usually because there is a leak somewhere in the air shock system. The actuator is what turns...
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Hello there, thank you for asking about your 2008 Ford Mustang. The popping sound is from the electronic blend door actuator failing and not being able to control the air direction. You should have the actuator removed above the gas...
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No. The blend door actuator changes air to flow over the heater core or the evaporator and in between. If the actuator is stuck in one position toward heat, then you may not get heat but only fresh air moving...
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When I switch from heat to AC, the heat still blows?
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Heat Won't Blow at Floor
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AC line cold, no AC blowing in car; heat blows really hot, only all lines have been replaced and fuse checked good
Hello. It is possible that your blend door actuator has failed. This is the part that controls your blend door. The blend door is responsible for blocking off the heater core when your A/C is on to prevent the hot...
My a/c intermittently blows warm and cold air.
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Problems with the Driver's Side Blend Door Actuator
Turning the actuator to full cold will not find the problem since the actuator internal sensor is bad and cannot control the motor and then will default all the way to heat. You can replace the actuator and run the...
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resetting blend air actuator
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How do I remove the front passenger door lock actuator?
Hello. If the door lock actuator is not coming out, then either there is still some hardware that needs to be removed or it is simply lodged and will require a bit of force to remove. I would carefully check...

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