Q: Air conditioning not working

asked by on February 09, 2016

The air conditioning is not blowing cold.

The AC system has many components that may be the cause of it blowing warm. The most common failure is the AC compressor leaking out of the front seal. It could also be an internal failure, such as a leak in the manifold line that hooks to the compressor, or the condenser may have a leak. Any or all of these components may be your problem, since they are all common for this car. I would recommend having a mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, inspect your entire AC system to see if these components could be the source of your problem.

Was this answer helpful?
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

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

Car overheating after radiator leak

Coolant leaks can originate from many places other than the radiator. I suggest you have a cooling system pressure test performed on your vehicle. This test uses dedicated equipment to pressurize the system and pinpoint any leaks. I recommend having...

Heater not working properly, has oil leak.

It sounds like the problem could be with the blower motor resistor. If you only have one speed that the motor works on or the blower motor stops working all together you may need to have this replaced. A technician...

Shifting

It sounds like your vehicle's transmission is not shifting properly. Check the level of transmission and fluid condition. If the fluid level is low, that will cause shift difficulties. If the fluid is discolored or has a burnt odor, that...

Related articles

The Best Used Cars to Buy If You're a Personal Assistant
As As a personal assistant, you have a lot of demands placed on your time. Often it’s important that you be able to get around town quickly, running a ton of errands, picking things up here, dropping them off there,...
Why Does the Air Coming Through My A/C Vents Smell Bad?
Over time your car A/C system can start to smell unpleasant. If your A/C system smells bad check for mildew in the vents or install a new air filter.
How to Buy a Good Quality Heater Control Valve
When When your heater does not heat, it is a pretty obvious problem. What is not obvious is exactly where the problem lies. Chances are, the problem might be with a little part called a heater control valve. This essential...