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TOPIC : air conditioning

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Uneven A/C Temp

This tip applies to all Honda models equipped with air conditioning. If the left dashboard side vent is warmer than the right side with the A/C on, chances are the evaporator core isn’t being flooded with enough liquid refrigerant, causing it to fully vaporize halfway through the core.

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Robinair Debuts Three A/C Leak Detectors

Robinair, a Bosch Automotive Service Solutions brand, has released three new leak detectors for quickly finding R-1234yf and R-134a leaks.

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Mystery A/C Leak?

According to Honda, if you’re troubleshooting for an A/C leak and can’t find it even when using dye or another leak detector, the problem may be at the bulkhead, where the A/C lines attach to the expansion valve.

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No A/C with Remote Start

This bulletin applies to 2012-2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee vehicles equipped with air conditioning ATC with dual zone control or ATC with three-zone temperature control, built between Jan. 16, 2012, and Aug. 8, 2012.

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Intermittent Cool

Some 2012 Lincoln Navigator vehicles built on or before 9/21/2011 may exhibit intermittent lack of air conditioning function during extended idle time with ambient temperature of 50 to 60 degrees Fahrenheit.

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Not a Cool Chevy

This bulletin applies to 2012-2013 Chevy Equinox and Impala vehicles as well as GMC Terrain models, equipped with a V6 engine only. Some customers may comment on an erratic or insufficient cooling when the A/C compressor is turned on. The compressor may not have been torqued properly at the time of assembly, causing a load on the compressor shaft.

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Real World Experience with R1234yf: The New Refrigerant is Finally Here; Are You Ready?

In 2014, Fiat Chrysler began filling the air conditioning systems on almost all of its models with R1234yf refrigerant. That same year, General Motors (GM) began using it in the Cadillac XTS. Since then, GM has been gradually switching over its entire line of vehicles to R1234yf, and Ford has also begun using it, too.

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Not so Cool

Owners of 2012 Chevy Equinox vehicles may complain about insufficient cooling when the A/C compressor is turned on. The A/C compressor may not have been torqued properly at the time of assembly, causing a load on the compressor shaft.

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SMP Introduces Everco Heavy Duty A/C Repair Kits

Standard Motor Products Inc. (SMP) has released 67 Everco Heavy Duty brand air conditioning (A/C) repair kits for the heavy duty market.

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Jeep is Not Cool

This bulletin applies to 2011 Jeep Wrangler vehicles equipped with a 2.8L engine and air conditioning, built between Jan. 4, 2011, and Jan. 7, 2011.

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