Q: Q: AC is not working at all now

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The air conditioning no longer works in my 2009 Subaru Forester. It may have been broken for a while, winter just ended after all. It hit 80 today and I went to use it… no such luck. I suspect the compressor is affected, thing is making a weird whine. This car has 26,000 miles on it and I need this AC repaired right away. Is this a normal problem to have or should I have it inspected more thoroughly?

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