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Old 10-28-2002, 10:43 AM
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C36 A/C dead!

All of a sudden the compressor in my 95 C36 is not engaging. All fuses are OK, blower motor is working, all other console switches and functions are fine too.

Please help me troubleshoot this gremlin, it is very very hot here now.

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Old 10-28-2002, 12:15 PM
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low freon/refrigerant is the easiest one to have checked and the likeliest culprit. if the belt is slipping it could prevent the compressor from going on too...
1993 300e-2.8
- gone now <sigh>
"Do not adjust your mind, it's reality that's malfunctioning"
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Old 10-29-2002, 10:28 AM
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Thanks for the tip. I took it to the dealer and they found a faulty evaporator temperature sensor and an intermittent receiver pressure switch. Swapped them with new ones and now the C36 is blessedly cooool again. Thanks!
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