Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: AC not blowing cold

asked by on

The AC is not blowing cold, and the fan only works on settings four and five.

A: You likely have two issues occurring at the...

You likely have two issues occurring at the same time. The fan operation is most likely due to an issue with your blower fan speed controller. It could also be the control assembly with the knob, or plug and wiring. A diagnostic will have to be performed to determine the exact cause.

The air conditioning problem would likely be remedied by a system recharge. A technician with pressure gauges and diagnostic tools can determine the root cause of your problems. A qualified technician from Your Mechanic can come out to your vehicle’s location to inspect your AC system, and recommend the best path to repair.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Rear door not opening

The rear doors have a child safety selector in the door jam that will not allow the door to be opened from the inside door handle, if the lever is selected to lock. The door should be able to be...

Q: 1998 Malibu dies while driving, started back up and made a horrible noise, dies, and will no longer run

The noise could be either the valves are burned up or the camshaft could have broke causing the engine to make a horrible noise. I recommend seeking out a professional, such as one from Your Mechanic, to help you diagnose...

Q: Replaced brake pads, but tires sqeak when I stop

One common mistake that can be made when replacing brake pads is forgetting to spray the brake rotors down with brake cleaner before installing them. This applies to new and used rotors: New rotors have a sticky adhesive...

Related articles

How Long Does a Distributor O Ring Last?
The distributor is part of the ignition system in your vehicle and its purpose is to route high voltage from the ignition coil to the spark plug. The spark plug then...
P0052 OBD-II Trouble Code: HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1)
P0052 code definition HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1) What the P0052 code means This code is seen when the Engine Control Module (ECM) tries to control the...
Rules of the Road For Iowa Drivers
Driving on the roads requires knowledge of the rules, many of which are based on common sense and courtesy. However, even though you know the rules in...