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Q: Heat is blowing cold air

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When I turn on the heat in my van, it blows cold air. In addition, both charging ports in the front are not working.

A: The problem is likely from the control asse...

The problem is likely from the control assembly. The manufacturer has a technical bulletin that has a new designed part for replacement. I recommend a having mechanic, such one from YourMechanic, inspect your AC system to identify and quote the repairs needed.

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